Supply Chain Matters continues to highlight announcements being made by global auto manufacturers regarding production and supply network moves to support regional and domestic EV powered vehicle production needs. We highlight Volkswagen announcement to open a battery production plant in Canada.
Supply Chain Matters reflects on history of technology driven business model transformation for industrial companies, contrasted to recent financial reporting from Ford Motor and Volkswagen AG.
Supply Chain Matters highlights added manufacturing and supply chain developments involving electric vehicle automotive producers at the 2022 mid-year point. Producers highlighted include Tesla, Volkswagen, Rivian Automotive and General Motors.
Volkswagen AG held its Annual Media Conference in Berlin this week and took the opportunity to reiterate the auto maker’s intention to expand the availability and production of electric powered vehicles globally on a massive scale. The industry implications of global scale and manufacturing savviness are about to confront the first-mover.