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Toyota to build Lexus NX luxury SUV at Ontario assembly plant

Company currently makes RAV4 crossover in Cambridge and Woodstock, Ont. CBC News Apr 26, 2019 Toyota will soon build a new vehicle in Canada, adding the Lexus NX luxury SUV to its Ontario assembly plants as of ...

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Toyota to produce Lexus NX at Canada plant -sources

Reuters, April 29, 2019 OTTAWA, April 29 (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp will invest hundreds of millions of dollars to produce its Lexus NX luxury crossover vehicle at a Canadian plant, sources said on Monday, o...

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Toyota Canada to begin producing Lexus NX at Cambridge, Ont. facility in 2022

Alicja Siekierska, Yahoo Finance April 29, 2019 Toyota Canada will begin producing Lexus crossover vehicles at its facility in Cambridge, Ont., a significant win for the Canadian auto industry at a time of conc...

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Spinoff benefits for local suppliers from Toyota announcement

Dave Waddell, Windsor Star April 29, 2019 Toyota Canada’s announcement Monday of new vehicle production at its Cambridge site is good news for southwestern Ontario automotive suppliers. Toyota President Fred Vo...

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Area companies see future in non-traditional markets

Dave Waddell, Windsor Star April 2, 2019In each of the past four months, Jonathan Azzopardi has jetted halfway around the world to spend a week at a time trying to connect into the complicated web of the busine...

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Fiat Chrysler cuts 1,500 jobs as Windsor plant reduces minivan output

Chester Dawson, Bloomberg/Driving.ca April 1, 2019Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is cutting about 1,500 jobs at a factory in Canada that’s scaling back production due to slowing minivan sales.The Italian-American au...

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Windsor Auto Suppliers poised to benefit from FCA Jeep plant

PETER LANGILLE March 1st 2019 – AM800Auto suppliers in the Windsor area are expected to get a big chunk of the multi-billion dollar investment by Fiat Chrysler in Detroit.The company has announced a total inves...

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New Detroit plant means thousands of new Windsor jobs — auto parts boss

Dave Battagello, Windsor Star March 1, 2019The head of Canada’s Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association estimates there could potentially be a 10-per-cent economic boost to industry in the Windsor area equat...

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Ontario aims to replace GM with Magna, Martinrea or other in Oshawa

February 15, 2019 – Automotive News Canada Perry LefkoTORONTO — The Ontario government has discussed with Magna International and other companies that have expressed an interest in utilizing General Motors’ Osh...

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Enormous economic harm’: Auto tariffs would add to pain of other trade measures, report says

Center for Automotive Research study details ‘profoundly negative’ price hikes, job losses — 90% attributable to tariffs     Naomi Powell, Financial Post February 15, 2019 U.S. tariffs on auto import...