Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.
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STOCKHOLM Scania's entire sales into Iran could be lost if the United States reinstates sanctions against the country, the Swedish truckmaker's head warned on Friday, a day after first-half results showed the company's Iranian order book was already being hit.
STOCKHOLM European capital goods companies are starting to show the strain of Washington's trade conflicts with China and other countries, as tariffs push up costs for machine parts and raw materials and threaten to worsen supply bottlenecks.
(The Aug. 1 story was refiled to clarify that the data reference in paragraph 19 is to real wages)
STOCKHOLM Swedish industrial technology group Hexagon beat quarterly sales expectations, helped by a recovery in its PPM division that makes software for operators of plants, ships and offshore facilities, lifting its shares to an all-time high.
STOCKHOLM Swedish electronic car products maker Veoneer , spun off by Autoliv this month, said on Friday order intake was unexpectedly strong over the generally slow summer months and indicated that it may raise a 2022 sales target.
PARIS/STOCKHOLM Volvo Cars is juggling production of its top-selling SUV to avoid U.S. import tariffs, Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson told Reuters on Thursday, as the Swedish carmaker set its sights on a fifth straight year of record sales. | Video
STOCKHOLM Swedish truckmaker AB Volvo beat second-quarter profit estimates on Thursday, managing to lift margins despite bottlenecks in the supply chain as demand for trucks remained strong.
STOCKHOLM Home appliance maker Electrolux cut its full-year forecast for sales growth in North America, its biggest market, after higher U.S. steel tariffs forced it to increase prices for its products.
STOCKHOLM U.S. electric carmaker Tesla favors Germany as the location for its first European Gigafactory, its chief executive said, in what would be the latest move by an outside firm into the European battery market.
STOCKHOLM Northvolt has cut the estimated cost of building Europe's largest battery factory, giving a boost to a project that faces a battle to attract investors worried about Asia's head-start in the industry.