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How Biden’s big electric vehicle plan could impact Canada’s auto industry

Larysa Harapyn, Financial Post April 7, 2021 Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association President Flavio Volpe speaks with the Financial Post’s Larysa Harapyn about the accelerating shift to e-vehicles. Watch ...

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Auto parts suppliers purchase tech upgrades with funds from Queen’s Park

Chris Montanini, The Beacon Herald Stratford March 30, 2021 Auto parts suppliers in Stratford and Perth County purchase tech upgrades with funds from Queen’s Park. Flavio Volpe, APMA president, said “The ...

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Project Arrow w/ Flavio Volpe

Irek Kusmierczyk, Sunny Side Up March 28, 2021 Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association (APMA) President Flavio Volpe speaks about the first Made in Canada zero emission vehicle – Project Arrow – and t...

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Canada/US border: Auto industry

As It Happens with Carol Off and Chris Howden March 15, 2021 Flavio Volpe, president of the APMA, talks about the auto sectors hope for clarification of border restrictions on essential business travel. Listen...

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‘Demand is growing and growing fast’: Quebec electric vehicle company gets help to build $185 million battery assembly plant

Gabriel Friedman, Financial Post March 15, 2021 Flavio Volpe, head of the APMA, discusses the exciting Lion Electric announcement in Quebec. “While Ontario has always been and will continue to be the beating he...

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The Canada-U.S. border’s been shut down for a year — and there’s no reopening plan

Alexander Panetta, CBC News March 15, 2021 One-year anniversary of travel restrictions is coming with no sign of a road map for returning to normal. Flavio Volpe of Canada’s Automotive Parts Manufacturers...

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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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Auto groups, U.S. politician want border partially open by May 21

Greg Layson, Automotive News Canada March 12, 2021 Calls to open the Canada-U.S. border to more than just essential travel are growing louder in both countries, as politicians and groups within the Canadian aut...

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Vying for Canada’s flagship battery manufacturing facility: proposals brewing in Quebec, B.C. and Ontario

Emma Jarratt, Electric Autonomy Canada March 5, 2021 Canada’s potential hockey stick moment in the electric mobility supply chain is coming to a head. We examine the critical role battery manufacturing plays an...

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Flavio Volpe, President at Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association- Chip Shortages for Automakers

The Tom McConnell Show, Newstalk 610 CKTB March 2, 2021 Flavio Volpe discusses traffic stops and chip shortages that affect automation manufacturers on a serious level. This global problem centres very specific...