Supply Chain

Farewell to Taiwan

Having completed the final two days of a trip exploring Taiwan’s automotive supply chains, The Manufacturer’s James Pozzi discovers the dominance of GPS manufacturing on the island and also visits a tyre manufacturer with lofty ambitions.

The new Hitachi IEP train: the Brit factor

Following government's confirmation of the £1.2bn order for the Agility Trains consortium to design, build, finance and maintain 30 nine-car electric Hitachi Super Express Trains last week, it promises to be a busy time for the British manufacturers involved in the project.