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Mario Winterstein
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CEO at IBDGi - International Business Development Group, Inc.

CEO at IBDGi - International Business Development Group, Inc.

Posts by Mario Winterstein
Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinJun 11, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Japan

Japanese industrial manufacturers are being encouraged to not exclusively rely on China but instead to also find a “plus one” country to shift production into – if not back into Japan itself...

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinMay 27, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Brazil

Last June, the Brazilian auto manufacturing market plunged 58%, continuing its downward trajectory that had begun due to the COVID-19 pandemic (Calmon, 2020). At the time, ANFAVEA predicted the market would not recover before 2025 (ETAuto.com, 2020)...

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinMay 17, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: China

COVID-19’s spread rapidly accelerated trends in robotics and electric vehicles that will greatly change the Chinese automotive scheme. Even before the pandemic, by 2018, China had increased its purchase of robots by 15%-20%...

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinMay 10, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Canada

The future of Canada's economic stability lies in the auto parts and automotive industry; it is defining Canada's role in developing and manufacturing electric vehicles (EVs) and related technology.

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International
By Mario WintersteinApr 02, 2020

What AMT Members Can Do to Keep Their Business and Relationships from Disappearing During COVID-19

Right now, no matter where in the world you do business, the most important thing you can do is stay close to your customers, partners, suppliers, representatives, distributors, and service providers. Below, we have listed ways to keep you engaged with...

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International
By Mario WintersteinJun 24, 2019

International collaboration highlights smart manufacturing at EXPOMAFE 2019 in Brazil

I have been doing business in Brazil for more than 50 years. I lived and went to school there and still visit at least twice every year. Every time I go back, Brazil surprises me. No matter how much I follow the news or talk with my contacts...

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