Auto sector nervously awaits the Trump card - The Globe and Mail

A welcome sign stands at the site where Ford's suppliers and service providers were to have been housed, one day after Ford cancelled plans to build the plant in Villa de Reyes, outside San Luis Potosi, Mexico, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. Rebecca ...and more »

Toyota faces 'big border tax' if it builds Corolla cars in Mexico, Trump tweets - The Globe and Mail

U.S. president-elect Donald Trump on Thursday targeted Toyota Motor Corp., threatening to impose a hefty fee on the Japanese auto maker it if builds its Corolla cars for the U.S. market at a plant in Mexico. “Toyota Motor said will build a new plant in ...and more »

Trump's Twitter Warning to Toyota Unsettles Japanese Carmakers - New York Times

A Toyota showroom in Tokyo on Friday. Stocks in Toyota fell on Friday after Donald J. Trump threatened high taxes on the carmaker if it added a plant in Mexico. Credit Kazuhiro Nogi/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. Advertisement. TOKYO — Donald ...and more »

Toyota emphasizes US investment in response to latest Trump tweet - Dallas News (blog)

Toyota is the latest automaker facing criticism from President-elect Donald Trump over its plans to manufacture cars in Mexico. On Thursday afternoon, Trump blasted the Japanese automaker for its supposed plans to build a plant in Baja, Mexico.and more »

Donald Trump threatens Toyota with tax on imports of Mexican-made vehicles -

U.S. president-elect Donald Trump has taken aim at another automaker over its production in Mexico, this time threatening Toyota Motor Corp. with a tax on vehicles brought into the United States. Toyota Motor said will build a new plant in Baja, Mexico ...and more »

Nissan at risk as Trump continues war on carmakers - BNN

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has threatened Toyota Motor Corp (TM.N) over its Mexican-built cars, but the biggest risk from a punitive tariff would be for its compatriot Nissan Motor Co, the largest automaker operating in the country. Trump has ...and more »

Toyota will face 'big border tax' if Mexico plant makes US cars, Trump says - The Guardian

The Toyota Corolla is the second bestselling compact car in the US. Photograph: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest · Share on ...and more »

Toyota loses $1.2bn in value five minutes after Donald Trump's tweet - The Independent

Toyota shares plummeted within minutes of a negative tweet from the president-elect, causing the company to lose around $1.2 billion in value. The car company tanked on the stock market within five minutes of Donald Trump vowing to stop the firm from ...and more »

Mr. President, Here Are Your Next Automakers To Attack - Forbes

“Somewhere on his desk in Trump Tower, Donald Trump must have a list of auto companies and their investments in Mexico,” wrote my Forbes colleague Michelline Maynard. I doubt that such a list exists, so to aid the future Commander in Chief in his war ...and more »

Trump Is Turning American Companies Into Reality-Show Contestants - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. On Thursday, President-elect Donald Trump took to Twitter to once again direct public anger towards a global automaker for investing in factories in Mexico rather ...and more »