CAR Management Briefing Seminars
Forecasting the North American Sales and Production Footprint in Uncertain Times
Tuesday, July 31, 10:00 AM – Noon
Product mix is continuing to evolve to more trucks and utilities at a time when overall market volumes are in decline. At the same time, trade and other policy issues of critical importance to the automotive industry, such as the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), present significant risk factors. Because it is so capital-intensive, the automotive industry is averse to risk and uncertainty, and the current economic and political environment presents unparalleled levels of both.
Director, Automotive Communities Partnership (ACP) and Senior Automotive Analyst, Center for Automotive Research