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How Biden’s big electric vehicle plan could impact Canada’s auto industry

Larysa Harapyn, Financial Post April 7, 2021 Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association President Flavio Volpe speaks with the Financial Post’s Larysa Harapyn about the accelerating shift to e-vehicles. Watch ...

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Canadians should remain on guard when it comes to trade under Biden

John Irwin, Automotive News Canada February 25, 2021 After four years marked by tariff threats, trade fights and vitriolic tweets from Donald Trump, the administration of President Joe Biden is expected to brin...

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Parts association asks U.S. president to help Canada secure vaccines

Greg Layson, Automotive News Canada February 12, 2021 The Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association (APMA) is so “genuinely worried” by Canada’s slow pace of COVID-19 inoculation it has taken to almost beggin...

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Biden’s Buy America policy challenging but not devastating

Dave Waddell, Windsor Star January 27, 2021 Automotive industry observers said the Buy American policy announced by President Joe Biden this week will present some challenges but won’t cripple Southern Ontario’...

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Should Canada be President Biden’s Buy American Plan?

The Dan MacDonald Show, AM800 January 26, 2021 Flavio Volpe, president of Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association, on how President Biden’s Buy American Pledge will affect Canada. Listen to the intervi...

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What new ‘Buy American’ rules mean for Canadian companies

Katie Simpson, CBC The National January 25, 2021 Flavio Volpe, head of the APMA, speaks on President Joe Biden’s Buy American executive order and its implications for Canada. Watch clip here (16:33-19:22).

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The Global Exchange: A North American Industry

Colin Robertson, The CGAI Podcast Network January 25, 2021 Flavio Volpe, president of the Automotive Parts Manufactures’ Association, discusses the Canadian automotive industry and trade post-CUSMA and during C...

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Justin Trudeau Gets Call From Biden as Canada and U.S. Mend Relations

Catherine Porter, The New York Times January 22, 2021 Canadians welcome a renewed relationship with the United States after tolerating four years of insults and threats from the Trump administration. TORONTO —...

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Conservatives’ advice for Justin Trudeau: More hard work, no more ‘bromance’ with the U.S. president

Tonda MacCharles, The Star January 21, 2021 OTTAWA –Federal Conservatives say Prime Minister Justin Trudeau bears the blame for the “devastating” blow U.S. President Joe Biden delivered to Canada on his first d...

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What Canada might expect from a Joe Biden presidency

John Irwin, Automotive News Canada November 27th, 2020 Joe Biden as the next president of the United States will have far-reaching implications for the Canadian auto industry on everything from trade and tariff...