Hamleys opens new toy store in Moscow

Expansion strategy will see overseas revenue overtake UK sales

US carmakers fight for buyers as sales fall

New York auto show offers array of premium product launches

Iron ore slides beneath $50 a tonne

Concerns about weak demand in key consumer China

Daimler set to extend chief’s contract

Chief executive to stay at German carmaker until 2019

Evraz announces loss and share buy-back

Weak rouble helps Russian steelmaker cut costs

GM aims to accelerate light truck sales

GMC brand targets 5% of US auto market within a decade

This picture shows the traditional Chinese gate. This tye of gates, were frequently used at royal palaces and the garden of rich persons. Photo taken on: February 03rd, 2009

The door to China’s riches remains locked

Eager investors kept waiting in the courtyard of key sectors

Philips offloads LED and car business stake

Dutch group effectively ends 124-year link with lightbulbs

Robots weld Hyundai Motor Co. vehicle frames on the production line at the company's factory in Asan, South Korea, on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015
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Honda’s Swindon plant wins £200m boost

Struggling factory to become sole producer of updated Civic model

McLaren launches cheapest car yet

UK group to unveil 570S Coupé as sales hopes pinned on range

Ford to revive the Lincoln Continental

Carmaker seeks to sharpen competitive edge against German rivals

Volvo to build new $500m US factory

Carmaker seeks to reverse sales decline in North America

Hanergy Thin Film revenues triple

Solar company says demand from non-affiliated clients rose

McCarthy & Stone profits rise

Specialist housebuilder caters to older homebuyers

Geely chairman attacks China car strategy

Chinese manufacturers handed ‘sugar-coated bomb’

ChemChina toasts marriage to Pirelli

Ren hopes to boost Italian group’s industrial tyres arm in China

China industrialist criticises US over visas

Pirelli’s new controlling shareholder missing out on deals

Parking sensors to go on trial

Scanners to guide traffic wardens to cars illegally parked

Bid for Rexam sparks fears over loss of UK expertise

Takeover by Ball would create US-based drinks can powerhouse

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