Automotive News for January 2011

Automotive News Archive

2011 U.S. Manufacturing Outlook

Prospects somewhat brighter for select segments of the U.S. industrial supply chain.

U.S. Industrial Production Continues Upward Rise in December

A newly released report from the Federal Reserve showed industrial production in the U.S. increased 0.8 percent in December after rising 0.3 percent in November.

January Metalformers Report Reflects Positive Outlook Over the Short Term

According to the January 2011 Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) Business Conditions Report, metalforming companies are encouraged by orders booked through the next three months.

Enthone Fills Management Position

Enthone, Inc., a business of Cookson Electronics, has appointed Josh Erd Account Manager, U.S. Western Region.

Columbia Chemical Granted Final Approval from REACH

Columbia Chemical has received final approval from the European Chemicals Agency for European REACH (Registration, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals) regulations, covering all products required by the initial round of REACH requirements.

Enthone Appoints New Industry Manager

Stephen Leonetti has been appointed Industry Manager - Americas, Energy and Hydraulic Systems by Enthone Inc., a business of Cookson Electronics.