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'Car sales in Europe off to a strong start' is not a headline we've been accustomed to writing much in the last few years but we did, finall...
Following the unveiling of Ford's Q4 and full-year 2014 financial results and, more importantly, its outlook for 2015, an obvious question i...
It's still 2014, but not for much longer. In the global automotive business, plenty happened in 2014. Seasoned observer Dave Leggett offers...
This month's managament briefing reviews the financial position of the global supplier automotive supplier industry. Part 2 highlights recen...
European Automotive Supplier body, CLEPA, continues to power its members' interests in Brussels as well as act as the Continent's arm in negotiations with its Japanese equivalent in JAPIA and American counterparts, OESA. Simon Warburton talked to CLEPA CEO, Jean-Marc Gales at last week's Paris motor show.
Newly-appointed managing director of Scandinavian supplier body, FKG, Fredrik Sidahl, was 25 years with Volvo before working for Saab. In the first of two interviews, he talked to Simon Warburton in his Gothenburg office about the collapse of the iconic Swedish brand and gave some frank views on the government's attempts to save it.
Grupo Antolin sales during the first quarter of 2015 were EUR668.4m (US$743.42m), representing 20.2% increase over the same period last year.
Nissan is forecasting that it will achieve a 14% increase in operating profit this financial year, on the basis of sales growth and further cost synergies from its alliance with Renault.
Pirelli has reported first quarter net income down to EUR82m (US$94m) from EUR89.7m attributable to the tyre manufacturer.
Renault says Alliance partner Nissan, contributed EUR494m (US$562m) to its first quarter earnings.
Apollo Tyres says its consolidated annual revenues for the fiscal year ended 31 March, 2015, across operations were INR127bn (US$1.97bn).
Isuzu says its net sales for the fiscal year ended 31 March, 2015 were up 6.7% to JPY1.88tn (US$15.7bn) compared with JPY1.76tn in the previous year.
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