Automotive News for June 2011

Automotive News Archive

MacDermid Awarded New Ford Approval MacDermid Awarded New Ford Approval

ZinKlad 1000 finishes meet Ford WSS M21 P51 specification.

Enthone Announces enGage™ Winner

Hanie Miri, vice president of engineering at Precision Plating Company, wins tablet in drawing held at Enthone's booth at SUR/FIN 2011,

Industrial Production Up Only Slightly in May

A newly released report from the U.S. Department of Commerce showed industrial production rose 01. percent in May—the second consecutive month with little or no gain.

Metalformers Foresee ‘Steady’ Conditions Over the Short Term

The newly released June 2011 Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) Business Conditions Report indicates that 50% of companies surveyed predict activity will remained unchanged over the course of the next three months.

Enthone Appoints Jonathan Timms Director of Marketing, Performance Coatings - Asia

Twenty-year industry veteran tapped to lead Enthone Asia Performance Coatings' Marketing Team in delivering industry-centric coating solutions for key end-use sectors.

Enthone and Amy Tsang Honored At China Enterprises Awards

Top Ten “International Electroplating Brand” and “Most Influential People” Recognitions

Unemployment Rate Holds at 9.1% in May

The U.S. economy created only 54,000 jobs in May, putting a damper on the momentum generated over the past few months.

Enthone Appoints Henri Sep Director of Marketing, Performance Coatings - Europe

Sep to lead the Enthone European Marketing Team in delivering industry-centric coating solutions to OEMs, applicators, and job shops.

May PMI Index Reflects Strength in Manufacturing

Institute for Supply Management’s key index shows U.S. manufacturing continues to expand, albeit more slowly.