PRODUCTION

Apple preparing 75 million 5G iPhones for later this year: Bloomberg

Apple preparing 75 million 5G iPhones for later this year: Bloomberg

Published 01/09/2020

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has asked suppliers to make at least 75 million 5G iPhones for later this year, along with new Apple Watch [more…]

Coronavirus pushes oil majors to biggest output cuts in 17 years

Coronavirus pushes oil majors to biggest output cuts in 17 years

Published 04/05/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil and gas output from some of the world’s top oil companies is set to drop by over 12% in the second [more…]

Exclusive: Airline crisis forces Airbus to consider A320 output cuts

Exclusive: Airline crisis forces Airbus to consider A320 output cuts

Published 03/04/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus is studying a sharp cut in output of its top-selling A320 plane series amid an industry-wide slowdown triggered by the coronavirus [more…]

Swine fever toll in China may be twice as high as reported,…

Swine fever toll in China may be twice as high as reported,…

Published 30/06/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - As many as half of China’s breeding pigs have either died from African swine fever or been slaughtered because of the spreading [more…]

Subaru restarts production at Japan car factory

Subaru restarts production at Japan car factory

Published 28/01/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Subaru Corp said it restarted its sole car factory in Japan on Monday after halting the plant for almost two weeks due [more…]

Asian firms shuffle production around the region as China tariffs hit

Asian firms shuffle production around the region as China tariffs hit

Published 24/09/2018

SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products ranging from memory chips to machines tools are moving to shift production from China [more…]

Ford revs up large SUV production to boost margins, challenge GM

Ford revs up large SUV production to boost margins, challenge GM

Published 12/02/2018

A Ford worker inspects paint work on the body of a Ford Expedition SUV at FordÕs Kentucky Truck Plant as the No. 2 U.S. automaker [more…]

Tesla denies further Model 3 production issues

Tesla denies further Model 3 production issues

Published 25/01/2018

A Tesla Model 3 is seen in a showroom in Los Angeles, California U.S. January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson(Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) is on [more…]

The next oil major? Service firm Schlumberger`s big bet on production

The next oil major? Service firm Schlumberger`s big bet on production

Published 08/09/2017

The world's largest oilfield services company, Schlumberger NV (SLB.N), is spending billions of dollars buying stakes in its customers' oil and gas projects - investing in the same ventures it supplies with equipment and expertise. [more…]

Euro zone June industry output drops by more than expected

Euro zone June industry output drops by more than expected

Published 14/08/2017

Industrial output in the 19 countries sharing the euro currency fell by more than expected in June, as the production of capital and durable goods fell following sharp increases in the previous month, European statistics office Eurostat said on Monday. [more…]