Suzuki and Jeep found to have broken EU emissions rules

Business Jan 24, 2020

Suzuki and Jeep found to have broken EU emissions rules

Suzuki's Vitara and Fiat Chrysler's Jeep Grand Cherokee diesel models both violate emissions rules and must be fixed or face a ban on sales across Europe, the Dutch road authority RDW ruled on Thursday. Acting as the reference regulator for the European Union, the RDW ...

Business Jan 23, 2020

Japanese vehicle sales in South Korea fell 22% in 2019 amid boycotts

The number of Japanese vehicles sold in South Korea in 2019 fell 22.0 percent from the previous year, according to data from the Korea Automobile Manufacturers Association. The drop in sales, announced Wednesday, apparently reflects the effects of South Korean boycotts against Japanese products, following ...

Even as Trump claims two victories on trade, doubts remain

Business Jan 20, 2020

Even as Trump claims two victories on trade, doubts remain

by Paul Wiseman

President Donald Trump's trade deal with China last week opened up export opportunities for American farmers, manufacturers and energy producers. And his trade pact with Canada and Mexico, approved Thursday by the Senate, could help restore some auto production in the United States. Yet perhaps ...