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End of GM’s Oshawa plant to be a $3B blow to Canadian supply industry

Dana Flavelle Automotive News Canada General Motors’ decision to end production at its Oshawa assembly plant next year is a blow to Canada’s multi-million dollar auto supply industry, the head of the Automotive...

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GM’s Plan to Close Oshawa Plant Is Setback for Canada’s Auto Sector

Kim Mackrael and Paul Vieira The Wall Street Journal General Motors Co.’s decision to shut down its manufacturing operations in Oshawa, Ontario deals a blow to Canada’s government, which believed it had secured...

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Auto industry relieved by NAFTA 2.0, but results may be mixed

Regional content rules make supply chains less efficient, hiking prices and threatening sales Janyce McGregor CBC News Sighs of relief rippled across the North American car industry on Monday. There would be ...

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AVIN/APMA Demonstration Zone

The AVIN/APMA Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (C/AV) Demonstration Zone (DZ), based in the City of Stratford, promotes a customer-centered and demand-driven approach to the commercialization of innovation in O...

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USMCA could increase cost of vehicles, says Scotiabank report

Alicja Siekierska, Yahoo Finance Canada October 2, 2018 While the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) has brought some stability and certainty back to the North America auto industry, one report says ...

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Trump abandons threat of auto tariffs on Canada, saying it was just a ‘negotiating point’

DANIEL DALE, Toronto Star Oct. 2, 2018 WASHINGTON—U.S. President Donald Trump says he is now free to acknowledge that he had only threatened to impose tariffs on Canadian-made cars “as a negotiating point” in ...

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Windsor – A winner from the USMCA

PETER LANGILLE Oct. 2, 2018 The automotive parts makers in the Windsor area are looking at a huge uptick in opportunity. Terms of the newly agreed to USMCA trade deal mean the requirement for vehicle content ma...

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Trump, Trudeau praise USMCA trade deal they say will ‘grow middle class’

Leaders speak on telephone after trilateral trade agreement tentatively signed Kathleen Harris, CBC News Oct 01, 2018 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump are both talking up the benefi...

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Canadian auto, steel reaction to trade deal: From ‘sigh of relief’ to ‘sold out’

Automotive News Reaction from Canadian automotive and steel and aluminum groups to the terms of a renegotiated trade pact between Canada, the United States and Mexico range from relief to dismay as the details ...