Flavio Volpe joins Good Mornings with Bilal Vakani

Good Mornings with Bilal Vakani, Canada Talks, SiriusXM channel 167 July 13, 2021 Flavio Volpe (President, Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association Canada) discusses the governments new ZEV mandate for 2035, Project Arrow & more. Listen here.

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 signed up to participate in an all-Canadian designed, engineered and supplied zero-emissions concept car that is getting attention all over the world. Read the full […]

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 begging the United States for assistance. Flavio Volpe, president of the APMA, is concerned the United States is opening a wide “vaccination gap” that will […]

‘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 Manufacturers’ Association of Canada, the initiative is really about selling Ontario’s auto-parts savvy to the world — and in the process ensuring the sector’s survival […]

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 with each other and drive on their own. I love cars that take families on tours of fall […]

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 (Canadian Association of Mold Makers) has joined its Board of Directors for the upcoming year. Her election to the Board in April signals […]

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 Lab have released a study that says autoclaving can extend the reusability of many N95 masks for frontline workers. “IMPACT OF DECONTAMINATION […]

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 bring industry together to collect 1 million masks for frontline workers. These masks will be available for direct distribution to […]