The Mike Farewell Show

CityNews 570 Kitchener  May 11, 2022 Flavio Volpe, president of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association, discusses how Ontario’s auto industry has been reborn. Listen here (@ 2:06:02).

EV Battery Questions

The Shift with Patty Handysides, AM800  May 4, 2022 We’ve secured an electric vehicle battery plant for Windsor. We’ve secured more research and development facilities for electric vehicles. With all these investments, Flavio Volpe, APMA president, explains all things batteries. Listen here.

‘Too much noise in the data’ to fully gauge USMCA

Emily Atkins, Automotive News Canada  July 29, 2021  Flavio Volpe, president of the APMA, said Canada has a chance to be the “battery capital of North America” if it can figure out the metals processing piece of the equation and the role of government funding.  Read the article here. 

Canada Conversations: Flavio Volpe: ‘We can be the battery capital of North America’

Greg Layson, Automotive News Canada June 25, 2021 It’s been a bumpy first year under the new USMCA trade pact, but Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association President Flavio Volpe says that deal and Canada’s natural resources gives Canada “a little bit more leverage” in the global auto market. Flavio also discusses the status of Project Arrow. […]