Volkswagen announced that it achieved a key production milestone at its Chattanooga, Tennessee assembly plant with the completion of its one-millionth vehicle, an Aurora Red Metallic 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line.
A third-party warehouse and industrial packaging firm is expanding its Charleston-area presence with a Summerville site that will be used for tire and wheel assembly for the Volvo Cars plant near Ridgeville, South Carolina.
Thirty-one members of the House of Representatives have pressed the Trump administration to delay implementing automotive regulations under its new trade deal with Canada and Mexico.
Dear Ambassador Lighthizer, We strongly supported the bipartisan United States-Mexico-Canada agreement (USMCA) and look forward to seamless entry into force of the new agreement in the near future. We write to respectfully request flexibility in the planned entry into force for USMCA’s automotive Rules of Origin (ROO) requirements.
There is one more action the federal government could take to help ensure a robust automotive recovery: delay the entry-into-force of the new United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA).