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Autocomponent Group buys Russian auto supplier


January 20, 2014 2:18 pm ET

Fresh consolidation in Russia's auto parts manufacturing sector has seen Autocomponent Group acquire the bankrupt supplier OAO Plastik of Syrzan.

Antolin builds new auto lighting plant in Romania


January 16, 2014 11:05 am ET

Spanish auto parts maker Grupo Antolin is expanding its vehicle lighting product operations in Romania with the launch of a major new plant in 2014

Faurecia, Magneti Marelli to tackle the HMI future


January 16, 2014 10:42 am ET

Supplier powerhouses Faurecia and Magneti Marelli have joined forces to challenge rivals such as Continental, Delphi, Denso and Harman in the booming and lucrative sector for human-machine interface applications. Faurecia and Magneti Marelli will cooperate on the design, development and manufacturing of advanced HMI products.

Deadline looms to comply with conflict minerals rule


January 10, 2014 3:59 pm ET

As the clock ticks on a May 31 deadline to submit conflict mineral reports to the federal government, some in the plastics industry are wondering how the new law aimed at addressing a humanitarian crisis in Africa applies to them.

Auto execs to talk talent, investment


January 9, 2014 9:43 am ET

Michigan lawmakers have scheduled a joint legislative meeting at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Jan. 15 to hear about automotive advances and what the state can do to further attract automotive jobs and investment.State Representative Frank Foster, a Republican from Foster and chair of the Michigan House Commerce...

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Technical part producers show their prowess


January 8, 2014 1:51 pm ET

Germany's TecPart association honored ten different parts during the 2013 K Fair in Düsseldorf, used in everything from consumer products to high-end cars like the Mercedes-Benz SLK.

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