Obama wants action on Chinese auto parts subsidies (Sept. 18)
The Obama administration has requested dispute-settlement consultations with China at the World Trade Organization over China's subsidies for its auto and auto parts exporters.
Plastics in Medical Devices
Watch videos of conference presentations given by Jeff Applegate of Blackwell Plastics Inc., Jay Haverstraw of PMC LLC and Chris Kaye of United States Endoscopy Group Inc.
“PN China Blog” by Nina Ying Sun
Anti-Japan sentiment sweeps China (Sept. 14)
Sino-Japanese relations have seen ups and downs over the years, but the current wave of anti-Japan sentiment is unprecedented in terms of strength and influence. Boycotts of Japanese products are affecting sales of cars, appliances, electronics and other products.
“The Plastics Blog” by Don Loepp
Chevy: ‘We're letting plastic be plastic' (Sept. 18)
Chevrolet's entry-level Spark, with a price tag below $13,000, doesn't pretend to be something it's not.