May 29th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
First, it was some kind of flu in China.
Then, the coronavirus quickly spread across the world, being recognized as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on March 11, 2020.
In country after country, lockdown measures started to get enforced, with travel restrictions, school closures, and more measures put into place
May 29th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
A couple of weeks ago, I published a report showing US new auto sales were down 496,600 in the first quarter of 2020 (compared to the first quarter of 2019). That seemed like a stunning, jaw-dropping drop in auto sales. Looking at the global auto sales story, though, the 496,000 drop looks like peanuts. In the same period, new auto sales were down by more than 6 million units globally