Tesla took a big step toward expanding its manufacturing footprint overseas, signing a preliminary agreement to build a plant in China, but it also gave more indications that demand for its most affordable electric vehicle has faded ...
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TAICANG, China (Reuters) - In a smoke-filled plant about 50 miles northwest of Shanghai, masked workers feed sacks of plastic scrap into shuddering old machines that transform them into pellets used to make a range of manufactured goods.
Reuters. Tue, 26 Jun 2018 05:34:06 -0400.
Volvo's new plant in South Carolina marks China's emergence as a global vehicle manufacturer. But tariffs and trade retaliation could throw a wrench into the works.
By Doron Levin, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:21:00 -0400.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Contract manufacturer Foxconn said on Sunday it is investigating a plant in China that makes devices for Amazon.com Inc , after a U.S. watchdog group criticized what it described as harsh working conditions at the factory.
Reuters. Sun, 10 Jun 2018 21:11:07 -0400.
SAGINAW, Ore. (AP) - A massive fire has destroyed the Whitsell wood products manufacturing plant in the community of Saginaw, north of Cottage Grove. The Register-Guard reports the fire was reported at around 7:30 p.m. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 28 May 2018 16:58:55 -0400.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne were in Cambridge, Ont., at a Toyota plant for the announcement of a $1.4-billion a shot in the arm for Ontario's auto manufacturing sector.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 4 May 2018 15:30:05 EDT.
The interior of a busy auto manufacturing plant highlights the many pieces of machinery that go into making an automobile. A worker wearing a hardhat sits at a welding station. To his left is the metal shell of an unfinished automobile.
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The word plant is a noun. Plant means (1) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion, (2) buildings for carrying on industrial labor, (3) something planted secretly for discovery by another, (4) an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience.
Plant is also a verb that means (1) put firmly in the mind, (2) place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive, (3) fix or set securely or deeply, (4) put or set (seeds or seedlings) into the ground, (5) set up or lay the groundwork for, (6) place into a river.