SteelOrbis: automotive Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-07-22T12:07:14Z SteelOrbis 2014-07-22T12:07:14Z en Germany's motor vehicle output up 6.5 percent in H1 2014-07-21T13:01:05Z 2014-07-21T13:01:05Z German automobile output in the first half of the current year amounted to 3,065,200 units, up 6.52 percent from the same period of 2013. 2014-07-21T13:01:05Z EU new car registrations up 6.5 percent in H1 2014-07-17T12:56:15Z 2014-07-17T12:56:15Z In the first half of the current year, new car registrations totaled 6,622,996 units in the EU, with an increase of 6.5 percent year on year. 2014-07-17T12:56:15Z New motor vehicle registrations in Turkey down 21.1% in January-May 2014-07-17T09:09:22Z 2014-07-17T09:09:22Z In the first five months of this year, new motor vehicle registrations in Turkey totaled 400,899 units, decreasing by 21.1 percent year on year. 2014-07-17T09:09:22Z Turkish auto market shrinks 24 percent in H1 2014-07-15T13:41:30Z 2014-07-15T13:41:30Z In the first half of this year, motor vehicle sales in Turkey totaled 305,075 units, decreasing by 24 percent year on year. 2014-07-15T13:41:30Z Mexican auto output up 7.4 percent in H1 2014-07-14T14:15:00Z 2014-07-14T14:15:00Z In the first half of the current year, Mexico's car and light commercial vehicle production increased by 7.4 percent year on year to 1,597,594 units. 2014-07-14T14:15:00Z Turkish passenger car output up 18 percent in H1 2014-07-14T12:48:34Z 2014-07-14T12:48:34Z In the first half of this year, Turkey's passenger car output totaled 357,047 units, up 18 percent year on year. 2014-07-14T12:48:34Z Mexican CRC prices drop 2014-07-13T22:08:40Z 2014-07-13T22:08:40Z 2014-07-13T22:08:40Z Indian motor vehicle output up 11.6 percent in June 2014-07-11T14:31:52Z 2014-07-11T14:31:52Z In June this year, Indian motor vehicle production increased by 11.56 percent year on year to 1,809,304 units. 2014-07-11T14:31:52Z India's basic metal output up 8.3 percent in May 2014-07-11T14:30:28Z 2014-07-11T14:30:28Z The industrial output index in India's basic metal sector in May this year increased by 8.3 percent year on year. 2014-07-11T14:30:28Z South Korea's new car registrations up 26.5% in H1 2014-07-10T12:36:42Z 2014-07-10T12:36:42Z In the first half of this year South Korean new car registrations rose by 26.5 percent year on year to 94,263 units. 2014-07-10T12:36:42Z CAAM: China’s auto output rises by 9.6 percent in H1 2014-07-10T10:57:49Z 2014-07-10T10:57:49Z In June this year, production of automotive vehicles in China amounted to 1.8556 million units, down 6.1 percent month on month. 2014-07-10T10:57:49Z Mexican HRC prices dip, but trend is temporary 2014-07-09T22:28:56Z 2014-07-09T22:28:56Z 2014-07-09T22:28:56Z Brazil's motor vehicle output down 16.8 percent in H1 2014-07-08T12:50:36Z 2014-07-08T12:50:36Z In the first half of this year, the country's motor vehicle output decreased by 16.8 percent year on year to 1,566,049 units. 2014-07-08T12:50:36Z Argentina's auto output down 19.8 percent in June 2014-07-08T08:14:09Z 2014-07-08T08:14:09Z In June this year, Argentina's auto production decreased by 19.8 percent year on year, amounting to 50,904 units, 2014-07-08T08:14:09Z Nissan opens its second plant in Thailand 2014-07-07T11:18:45Z 2014-07-07T11:18:45Z Japan-based automobile producer Nissan has announced that it has opened its second production plant in Thailand. 2014-07-07T11:18:45Z Japan's domestic steel product orders up 3.17% in January-May 2014-07-07T09:13:56Z 2014-07-07T09:13:56Z In the first five months of this year, domestic steel product orders in Japan increased by 3.17 percent year on year to 24.06 million metric tons. 2014-07-07T09:13:56Z BMW to invest $1 billion in its first car plant in Mexico 2014-07-04T14:31:26Z 2014-07-04T14:31:26Z German automobile producer BMW has announced that it will invest $1 billion in its first production plant in Mexico. 2014-07-04T14:31:26Z Motor vehicles and parts help boost US freight rail traffic In June 2014-07-03T22:58:59Z 2014-07-03T22:58:59Z 2014-07-03T22:58:59Z Brazil’s auto sales decrease 7.6 percent in the first half of 2014 2014-07-03T22:54:56Z 2014-07-03T22:54:56Z 2014-07-03T22:54:56Z Contraction deepens further in Turkish auto market 2014-07-03T14:01:30Z 2014-07-03T14:01:30Z In the first half of this year, sales of passenger cars and commercial vehicles in Turkey decreased by 24.85 percent year on year to 286,861 units. 2014-07-03T14:01:30Z Dongfeng Peugeot Citroën to build its fourth plant in China 2014-07-03T13:09:23Z 2014-07-03T13:09:23Z Construction of the new facility will start in the second half of the current year, with the first car scheduled to be assembled at the end of 2016. 2014-07-03T13:09:23Z Japanese auto output up 6.1 percent in May 2014-06-30T12:01:08Z 2014-06-30T12:01:08Z In May this year Japanese automobile production totaled 774,039 units, increasing by 6.1 percent compared to the same month of 2013. 2014-06-30T12:01:08Z Turkey's steel export value down 9.5 percent in January-May 2014-06-30T08:36:53Z 2014-06-30T08:36:53Z In the first five months of the current year, the value of Turkey's iron and steel exports totaled $4.24 billion, down 9.5 percent year on year. 2014-06-30T08:36:53Z European commercial vehicle registrations up 9.1 percent in January-May 2014-06-27T09:18:49Z 2014-06-27T09:18:49Z In the first five months of the current year, demand for new commercial vehicles in the EU was up 9.1% year on year, with 746,678 new registrations. 2014-06-27T09:18:49Z Turkish consumer confidence down three percent in June from May 2014-06-27T07:53:08Z 2014-06-27T07:53:08Z The consumer confidence index* in Turkey, which stood at 76 points in May, decreased by three percent month on month in June this year to 73.7 points. 2014-06-27T07:53:08Z Mexican HRC prices decline amidst hopeful outlook 2014-06-26T21:45:16Z 2014-06-26T21:45:16Z 2014-06-26T21:45:16Z South Korea's auto output up 4.07 percent in January-May 2014-06-26T09:13:54Z 2014-06-26T09:13:54Z South Korea's car and commercial vehicle output in the first five months of the this year saw a year-on-year increase of 4.07% to 1,962,122 units. 2014-06-26T09:13:54Z Spain's motor vehicle output up 11.07 percent in January-May 2014-06-25T09:13:32Z 2014-06-25T09:13:32Z In the first five months of this year Spain's total motor vehicle output reached 1,065,879 units, rising by 11.07 percent year on year. 2014-06-25T09:13:32Z Brazil reduces import tariff on automotive and mining products 2014-06-24T22:43:27Z 2014-06-24T22:43:27Z 2014-06-24T22:43:27Z Thailand's motor vehicle output down 29.5% in January-May 2014-06-24T09:10:19Z 2014-06-24T09:10:19Z Thailand's motor vehicle output in the first five months of this year saw a year-on-year decrease of 29.5 percent to 792,233 units. 2014-06-24T09:10:19Z