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Automotive Market Intelligence Business Development

This was pre-Trump: Why USMCA couldn’t have saved GM jobs in Oshawa

Jessy Bains, Yahoo Finance Canada Nov. 29, 2018 Canada is on the cusp of signing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) at this week’s G20 summit in Buenos Aires, but even the revamped trade deal wou...

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Automotive Market Intelligence Business Development

Unifor president wants Trudeau to use Trump tactics, impose stiff tariff on GM vehicles in Mexico

In addition to mothballing the Oshawa plant, GM’s cuts involve shutting down production at four facilities in the U.S, including in Ohio and Michigan THE CANADIAN PRESS November 28, 2018 WASHINGTON — The head o...

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North America is at ‘peak car.’ What does that mean for Canada’s remaining auto plants?

Only three of Canada’s remaining seven plants build hybrid vehicles Emily Jackson – Financial Post November 28, 2018 As Oshawa grapples with General Motors’ plans to stop production at its century-old assembly ...

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Martinrea to close parts plant that supplies GM’s ill-fated Oshawa operation

ERIC ATKINS, TRANSPORTATION REPORTER TIM SHUFELT, INVESTMENT REPORTER NOVEMBER 27, 2018 – Globe and Mail Automotive company Martinrea International Inc. says it plans to close a factory that makes parts for the...

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Automotive Market Intelligence Business Development

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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Automotive Market Intelligence Business Development

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 ...