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Opel Ogles Value Vehicles

Following the announcement by General Motors (GM) in December 2013 that it is withdrawing the Chevrolet brand from Europe, I commented back in December that this creates space for an affordable GM brand in Europe. This possibility is further supported by the fact that GM is seeking to move the Opel/Vauxhall brands upmarket with models […]
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Euromonitor to Speak at 3rd ICIS European Butadiene & Derivatives Conference

Date: 10th – 11th September 2014 Location: Westin Grand, Berlin The Conference: The 3rd ICIS European Butadiene & Derivatives Conference takes place in Westin Grand, Berlin this year on 10th and 11th September 2014. The 2013 edition attracted over 90 industry professionals from more than 64 companies representing 17 countries giving attendees the opportunity to network […]
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National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP) Drives Car Sales to Record Levels in Nigeria

In October 2013, the Federal Government of Nigeria announced its National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP). In order to stimulate investment in local vehicle production and thereby bolster Nigeria’s economy instead of revenues heading abroad, a core component of the plan is an increase in import duties for passenger cars from 20% to 70% (35% […]
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Marchionne’s Latest Five Year Plan Rightfully Addresses the Core Problems at FiatChrysler (Part 2)

Further to my first piece which focused on FCA’s plans in Europe, the second problem that FCA’s new plan seeks to tackle is the group’s fundamental under-representation in key emerging markets, especially China. Although compact cars account for 1 in 4 passenger vehicle sales in China, competition is intense and FIAT arguably sits uncomfortably between domestic […]
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