Joint venture will open opportunities for Hershey to sell products to Asia and Lotte to bring its products to the U.S.
Lawmakers worry about impact on the Big Three.
Company produced 9.018 million vehicles last year.
Device networking gives factory managers updated wireless control of industrial equipment.
Report by Policy Matters Ohio blames international trade for the 13,432 jobs lost.
Financial problems are causing some automakers to rethink racing budgets.
Michelin receives 10-year, $1.7 billion contract for ground tires; in addition to $700 million contract for military aircraft tires awarded earlier.
The new complex will produce 700,000 TPA of polypropylene, 1.2 million TPA of paraxylene, 600,000 TPA of styrene monomer and 10.5 million TPA of refined petroleum products.
Joseph Gray to lead former Textron unit.
The $115 million expansion is part of a four-year $200 million expansion plan; 100 employees will be added.
The Blackstone Group buys Cardinal's Pharmaceutical Technologies And Services business, which has almost 10,000 employees in more than 30 facilities worldwide.
Facility-based standard requires baseload generation agreements be made with plants that have emissions under 1,100 pounds of CO2 per megawatt-hour.
New orders for manufactured durable goods increased by 3.1 percent in December, to $221.9 billion, helped by continued strength in orders for aircraft.
Sees 2007 revenue growth of flat to up 5 percent.
Head of IMF says country should relax exchange rate controls to cool growth.
Weyerhaeuser Finds Prospective Buyer For Cosmopolis Pulp Mill; Intends To Sell Elma, Washington Veneer PlantJanuary 25, 2007 6:34 am | by Anita LaFond, News Editor, Manufacturing.net | News | Comments
Charleston Investments might buy pulp mill near Aberdeen, Wash.; Elma plant will continue operations, keep its 73 employees while buyer is found.
Company lost an average of $4,380 for every car and truck sold.
Siemens pays $3.5 billion for Texas-based PLM supplier; also plans IPO for automotive supply business, Siemens VDO Automotive (SV).
Another regional manufacturing survey, another mixed reading on U.S. manufacturing.
Hudson County's $6 billion rail tunnel project leads the "Top 20 Industrial Project Spending Counties List" from Industrial Info Resources.