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ANALYSIS: The challenge of vehicle lightweighting

Vehicle designers and engineers are coming under unprecedented pressure to remove weight from vehicles wherever they can. As part of a new r...

Supplier industry M&A and IPO briefing

This month's managament briefing reviews the financial position of the global supplier automotive supplier industry. Part 2 highlights recen...

Briefing: Supplier industry financial review

Part 1 of this briefing reviews the recent financial results of a sample of major global auto suppliers; Part 2 highlights recent developmen...

COMMENT: Holistic approach key to supplier drive

I was with Magna International this week at its 'Bumper to Bumper' Innovations Day in Munich, where the global supplier was showcasing some...

Latest Interviews

Q&A with Swamy Kotagiri, Magna International 12 Jan 2015

Matthew Beecham

Continuing just-auto's series of interviews with global automotive component manufacturers, Matthew Beecham spoke to Swamy Kotagiri, executive vice president and chief technology officer of Magna International about the company's capabilities, including seats, convertible roof design and the use of new processes and materials in vehicle manufacture.


Q&A with Magna Closures 28 Nov 2014

Matthew Beecham

Magna Closures designs, engineers and manufactures a range of vehicle closure modules, systems and components for the automotive industry. In this interview, Matthew Beecham spoke to David O'Connell, Vice President – Global Engineering and R&D, Magna Mirrors & Magna Closures about the company’s SmartLatch, PureView sliding window and how it strikes a balance between providing a door which improves side-crash safety yet reduces overall vehicle weight.

Latest News

Magna records Q4 net income up 11% to US$509m 25 Feb 2015

Simon Warburton

Magna has posted fourth quarter net income up 11% to US$509m, with sales of US$9.4bn, up 2%.


Samsung SDI to buy Magna battery pack business 24 Feb 2015

Simon Warburton

Samsung SDI has agreed to acquire the battery pack business of Magna International, with the transaction expected to be completed during the first half of this year, pending regulatory approvals


Magna opens new chassis parts factory in Mexico 19 Feb 2015

Graeme Roberts

Magna International has officially opened Autotek Morelos, a new greenfield facility in Emiliano Zapata, Morelos, Mexico, that assembles automotive chassis products.


Magna relocates, renames Shunde mirrors factory 10 Dec 2014

Graeme Roberts

Magna International has relocated its Shunde mirrors manufacturing facility in Guangdong province and renamed it Guangdong Magna Automotive Mirrors.


Magna books Q3 net income up 47% to US$8.8bn 5 Nov 2014

Simon Warburton

Magna has posted third quarter net income up 47% to US$470m, with sales of US$8.82bn, an increase of 6% compared to the same period last year.

Latest blogs

Metering expectations 16 Jan 2014

Simon Warburton

Huge sheets of ice are progressing in a stately manner down the Detroit River outside the Cobo and with forecast of snow this afternoon, it will feel more like Michigan in January than yesterday's almost balmy temperatures.

Company research

Magna International, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Magna International, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Pa

MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organi...

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Magna International Inc. (MG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Magna International Inc. (MG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT

Magna International Inc. (Magna) is a global automotive supplier. The company is involved in developing and manufacturing technologically advanced automotive systems, assemblies, modules and component...

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Global Autonomous Parking Market 2014-2018

Global Autonomous Parking Market 2014-2018

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Autonomous Parking market to grow at a CAGR of 19.39 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the enhanc...

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