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Rajesh Kumar Singh

INSIGHT-U.S. bike firms face uphill slog to replace Chinese supply chains

14 Jan 2020

* Graphic: U.S. bicycles made in China: https://tmsnrt.rs/2ElEW2d

Deere bets on cost cuts, services push to boost profits

08 Jan 2020

CHICAGO Deere & Co. on Wednesday said it will cut costs and ramp up investment in data-driven agriculture technology and its services business to make itself more profitable.

U.S. Steel delivers unwelcome Christmas surprise to Michigan town

21 Dec 2019

CHICAGO The mayor of a Michigan steel town was attending his grandchildren's Christmas play Thursday evening when he got an unwelcome voicemail from an official of the town's top employer: United States Steel Corp .

Deere warns of lower profits in 2020 on lingering trade tensions

27 Nov 2019

CHICAGO Deere & Co. on Wednesday warned of lower earnings next year after reporting a fall in quarterly profits, hurt by trade tensions as well as poor weather in the U.S. farm belt that has slowed equipment purchases by farmers.

Deere workers grapple with fallout from Trump's trade war

15 Nov 2019

EAST MOLINE, Illinois Devin Spencer has been on edge ever since Deere & Co. laid off dozens of his colleagues at its Harvester Works plant in western Illinois due to dwindling demand for farm combines.

Caterpillar lays off 120 workers as trade war hits sales

04 Nov 2019

CHICAGO Caterpillar Inc has laid off 120 temporary workers at a plant in Texas following its decision to cut production in the wake of a fall in sales due to U.S. President Donald Trump's trade war with China.

U.S. company supplying tear gas to Hong Kong police faces mounting criticism

11 Oct 2019

CHICAGO Another U.S. senator has joined a chorus against Pennsylvania-based NonLethal Technologies Inc for selling riot gear to Hong Kong that is being used against pro-democracy protesters.

Harley struggles to fire up new generation of riders with electric bike debut

07 Oct 2019

CHICAGO Harley-Davidson Inc is betting on electric motorcycles to attract the next generation of younger and more environmentally conscious riders to reverse declining U.S. sales. | Video

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