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Why the Canada-California agreement to produce clean cars might get messy

While academics and non-profits think it’s a better position for the auto industry, carmakers call the move premature. And what about NAFTA? Bobby Hristova, Financial Post June 27, 2019 Canadian car manufacture...

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‘Risks, opportunities’ for Canadian auto sector from potential impact of a Fiat-Renault mega-deal

No plant closures on table as deal aims to seek efficiencies through common global vehicle platforms, architectures, powertrains, technologies Geoff Zochodne, Financial Post May 27, 2019 The proposed merger of ...

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What’s next for Canadian auto manufacturing?

Flavio Volpe, president of the Automotive Parts Manufacturer’s Association, on what Ontario’s new deals mean for the future of auto manufacturing in Canada   Larysa Harapyn, Financial Post May 14, 2019 Ge...

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GM to keep Oshawa plant alive, preserving 300 jobs — and hope of more to come

Plant to be transformed into a supplier of aftermarket parts for existing models and test track for autonomous vehicles Naomi Powell, Financial Post May 8, 2019 General Motors of Canada will keep its Oshawa ope...

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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...

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‘Long overdue’: Unifor standing behind 25,000 Mexican auto workers who’ve walked off the job

Unifor is currently campaigning against the movement of auto production to Mexico following GM’s announced plant closure in Oshawa Unifor National President Jerry Dias speaks at rally in Oshawa last month. Thi...

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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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Inside the USMCA deal: How homemade brisket and a last-minute concession brought relief

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Monday she warned at the start of the trade talks last year there would be moments of drama: ‘And there have been’ Tom Blackwell – Financial Post October 1, 2018...