Supply of Western-made tanks to Ukraine remains “pressing and very sensitive”

Sweden plans to send as many as 50 armored combat vehicles to Ukraine as part of its new military aid package, according to a Swedish government statement released Thursday.   The…

Supply Problems Hurt Auto Sales in 2022. Now Demand Is Weakening.

Toyota Motor, the world’s largest automaker by number of vehicles sold, said on Wednesday that its U.S. sales fell about 10 percent, to 2.1 million vehicles in 2022. But in…

Global Car Supply Chains Entangled With Abuses in Xinjiang, Report Says

Many of those suppliers run through China, which has become increasingly vital to the global auto industry and the United States, the destination for about a quarter of the auto…

Some forms of popular antibiotic amoxicillin in short supply due to increased demand

CNN  —  Amoxicillin, a common antibiotic used to treat a broad range of conditions, is in short supply, according to the US Food and Drug Administration. The agency lists amoxicillin…

Korean auto giant Hyundai investigating child labor in its U.S. supply chain

CNN Business  —  Hyundai Motor Co, Korea’s top automaker, is investigating child labor violations in its U.S. supply chain and plans to “sever ties” with Hyundai suppliers in Alabama found…

Insulin: 1.3 million Americans with diabetes rationed their supply in the past year, study finds

CNN  —  In December, Stephanie Arceneaux of Utah will have been living with type 1 diabetes for 30 years. She was diagnosed at age 6. “I have seen a lot…

Baby formula: Abbott announces another recall but claims it affects small fraction of total US supply

CNN  —  Abbott Labs said Friday that it is recalling certain lots of 2 fluid ounce/59 milliliter bottles of Ready-to-Feed liquid formula for infants and children due to a problem…

FDA releases more doses of Moderna’s updated Covid-19 boosters amid reports of ‘limited’ supply

CNN  —  The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the release of “numerous batches” of Moderna’s updated Covid-19 booster amid reports of supply problems in some areas. Updated boosters…

New US monkeypox vaccine strategy could be huge boost for supply, but much is unknown

CNN  —  In an effort to stretch the limited supply of the Jynneos monkeypox vaccine, federal health officials this week authorized giving smaller doses using a different method of injection.…

Tesla’s Second-Quarter Earnings Hurt By Supply Chain Problems and Bitcoin

Tesla said Wednesday that profit in the second quarter fell nearly one-third from the first quarter as deliveries slowed because of shutdowns and raw materials shortages at the carmaker’s factory…