As automotive companies work through a second year of supply chain woes, executives say that these conditions will last for another few years.
The Commerce Department said that a disruption of even a few weeks at a foreign plant could cause U.S. factories to halt production due to lack of inventory.
Despite the cuts, the National Development and Reform Commission said China will have sufficient energy supplies to heat residents' homes in the winter.
Economists said the energy cutbacks could lead to long-term benefits, but the short-term economic disruptions would be substantial.
In an effort to catch up with increased demand, GM factories announced they will not take the usual two-week summer shutdown.
Ivanka Trump's silence around hardships her brand's factory workers and their families face contradicts her commitment to improving "the lives of countless women and girls."
Allegations of factory protests, worker abuse and human rights violations surround the launch of the iPhone X.
One activist was arrested and two are missing after looking into conditions at the Chinese factory.
One man has been arrested and two are missing according to China Labor Watch.
China Labor Watch has concerns about two factories where workers produce goods for Ivanka Trump's brand.
Drone footage captured pits full of water that had been turned dark red by pollution.
Employees at the factory in China typically work 60-hour weeks according to an audit by inspectors.
The report also suggests building huge ventilation tunnels to create wind which will lift the smog from the city
Over 1,100 people died and more than 2500 were injured in the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh a year ago