A Chinese business daily is reporting that Dongfeng and SAIC are planning to
buy GM and Chrysler at their historically low stock valuations. It could give
Dongfeng instant access to the U.S market, something it has wanted for a long
time. It seems like they could be swooped up cheap. Check
out the coverage. The
Great Debate takes another turn!
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
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