Automotive News for May 2012

Automotive News Archive

GM Wentzville Breaks Ground on $380 Million Facility

Plant to accommodate the production of the newly designed Chevrolet Colorado midsize pick-up truck.

Cytec Initiates Sale Process for Coating Resins Business

Divestiture will allow greater focus on advanced composite materials and separation technology applications.

U.S. Industrial Production Inches Upward in April

Newly released Federal Reserve report shows reflects 1.1% increase in output; revisions issued for February and March.

OESA Releases May Automotive Supplier Barometer Report

Latest survey reflects slightly diminished sentiment—but still strong overall outlook—among automotive supply base.

U.S. Employment Rises by 115,000 Positions in April

Manufacturing sector continues upward trend.

PMI Index Rises in April

Key economic indicator shows continuous growth in manufacturing.