Breadcrumb Home News Automotive Automotive plastics applications is an ever-growing industry, especially now as lightweighting, EVs and other sustainability measures come into focus. News Swiss auto supplier SFS Group plans expansion in Ohio Part of the Swiss company SFS Group, the Sharon Township factory plans to undertake an expansion that will add 45 jobs and another $2.5 million in additional annual payroll. The plant makes parts used in safety components and brakes for cars. Automotive Workers at Missouri Yanfeng plant join UAW Automotive Why suppliers are critical to reducing the auto industry's carbon footprint Automakers aim to reduce the industry's carbon footprint. But whether they're successful will come down in large part to whether their suppliers cut down on theirs. News Auto supplier debt could drive more bankruptcies, consolidation, study says Elevated supplier debt levels and inflationary pressures could soon lead to more bankruptcies and accelerate consolidation in the supply base, a new study found. News US Farathane sold in deal focused on future acquisitions, growth Atlas Holdings LLC announced April 25 that it has agreed to buy Auburn Hills, Mich.-based automotive supplier U.S. Farathane LLC from the Gores Group investment firm. News Techniplas buys Proper's South Carolina injection molding plant Techniplas US LLC has acquired Proper Group's Anderson, S.C., manufacturing operations. News Rogers expects elastomers sales to be driven by EV batteries, consumer electronics Rogers Corp. expects its elastomers business to grow strongly over the next five years, driven by demand in the electric vehicle and consumer devices industries. News Vibracoustic expanding production capacity to meet new customer projects Vibracoustic SE has expanded production and assembly capacity for several products across its manufacturing facilities in Europe, the U.S. and Mexico. News A nationwide EV charging network takes coordination across industries EVs could make up more than half of new cars within the next decade, but developing public charging infrastructure is a disjointed process that must be streamlined, industry experts say. Automotive Study shows a recycling pathway for plastics from shredded auto scrap A study shows the potential to recycle plastics from shredded automobiles scrap, a material that now goes to landfills around the world. Load More Most Popular 1 Berry shuttering 15 sites; more may be on chopping block 2 Volatility continues as PP resin prices drop 3 Material Insights: PP price reversal shows balance returning to market 4 Fire reignites at Shell Deer Park olefins plant 5 Evonik relocates North America HQ SIGN UP FOR OUR FREE NEWSLETTERS Breaking News Daily Report Kickstart Blog Roundup Industry Events Coverage Injection Tooling Report K Show Materials Alert Material Insights Medical Report Mergers & Acquisitions Report Events NPE News Webinars and Livestreams Numbers That Matter Rigid Packaging Sustainability & Recycling Report FIlm & Sheet Report EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please verify captcha. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.