US backs off flagship lithium project with Buffett’s Berkshire

US backs off flagship lithium project with Buffett’s Berkshire

Oct 5 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden set an aggressive goal for the United States to produce more of its own minerals for the electric vehicle revolution in ways that respect the environment at a meeting with mining executives in February. A “large part” of these efforts, said the presidentwas Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s…

Factory activity in Asia is weakening due to a global slowdown and cost pressures

Factory activity in Asia is weakening due to a global slowdown and cost pressures

Japan’s August PMI saw the weakest growth since January last year Manufacturing activity in Taiwan is declining in Malaysia China’s slowdown and US demand weigh on Asian economies TOKYO, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Factory output in Asia mostly weakened in September as a slowdown in demand in China and advanced economies added to pain from…

Analysis: Colgate, Tide maker P&G adjusts pricing tactics to retain cash-strapped shoppers

Analysis: Colgate, Tide maker P&G adjusts pricing tactics to retain cash-strapped shoppers

People shop at a supermarket as rising inflation affects consumer prices in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 13, 2022. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, July 25 (Reuters) – Makers of everyday staples such as Colgate toothpaste and Charmin toilet paper are preparing new strategies to…

As electric cars go mainstream, it’s vying for market share in home chargers

As electric cars go mainstream, it’s vying for market share in home chargers

BEDFORD, England, July 20 (Reuters) – As electric vehicles (EVs) take off, the battle for market share among start-ups selling home chargers is heating up, fueling more deals in the industry as tens of millions of units are installed worldwide . over the next decade. According to a Reuters analysis, more than 100 companies in…