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Project Arrow aims to reclaim Canada’s place as a leader in innovation

Flavio Volpe, Special to the Star March 13, 2021 Flavio Volpe, Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association president, outlines the importance of Stratford on Project Arrow’s path to success. 302 companies have ...

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Parts association asks U.S. president to help Canada secure vaccines

Greg Layson, Automotive News Canada February 12, 2021 The Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association (APMA) is so “genuinely worried” by Canada’s slow pace of COVID-19 inoculation it has taken to almost beggin...

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‘The most expensive business card ever made’: Flavio Volpe on how Project Arrow’s zero-emission vehicle will help Canada develop the next generation of cars

Joanna Pachner, Special to the Toronto Star December 12, 2020 Project Arrow, announced this fall, aims to produce the first all-Canadian, zero-emission vehicle. Sort of. Spearheaded by the Automotive Parts Manu...

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Citizenship in a Democracy, Redux.

In early 2020, a pandemic gripped the world. The APMA knew that its Members had the capacity to help out.  

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CP24: Flavio Volpe – Transition to begin for President Elect Joe Biden

Marc Liverman, CP24 November 7, 2020 Flavio Volpe, President of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association, talks about trade in the transition period and what Canada’s trade relations with the...

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The rebirth of the automotive sector makes Ontario the envy of North America

Flavio Volpe (Contributor), Toronto Star November 6th, 2020 Its no secret that I love cars. I like things with wheels, motors and sinewy designs that cheat the wind and stir the soul. I like cars that connect...

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APMA Announces election of Kim Thiara to Board of Directors

Toronto – April 21, 2020 The Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association announced today that Kim Thiara, President and CEO of AceTronic Industrial Controls Inc and the Chair for the Toronto Chapter of CAMM (Ca...

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URGENT NEED-Do you have an Autoclave?

Canada is faced with a short term shortage of N95 masks in the fight against COVID-19 Do you have an Autoclave? YOU CAN HELP IMMEDIATELY. The University of Manitoba working Canada’s National Microbiology ...

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APMA One Million Mask Challenge

APMA’s Call to Membership & Industry for Masks and Respirators The APMA is calling on its membership and the industry at large to participate in the One Million Mask Challenge. We need your help to...

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APMA Message to Canadian Industry Partners Abroad – COVID-19 Update

Dear APMA Members and Partners, This afternoon, March 14, 2020, the Canadian Minister of Global Affairs posted the following message: OFFICIAL ADVICE TO CANADIANS ABROAD: We recommend that Canadian travelers re...