Engineering firm ABB to build $90 million r&d operation in MontrealFri, 20, Jan 2017
Ross tells Canada that U.S. will open NAFTA negotiations, report saysWed, 18, Jan 2017
Canadian officials say Wilbur Ross, the nominee for US commerce secretary, has indicated that a formal-notification letter to open negotiations on NAFTA will be sent to Canada and Mexico within days of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, according to the Globe and Mail newspaper.
Withdrawal from NAFTA would cost U.S. jobs, CAR study findsTue, 17, Jan 2017
Trump team signals auto border tax also could hit CanadaFri, 13, Jan 2017
The Trump administration is signaling Canada could face the same retaliatory trade measures as Mexico, in what would be an even bigger disruption to automakers such as Toyota and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
Canada overstated size of auto grant poolWed, 11, Jan 2017
In Canada, automakers seek to offset carbon emissions costsWed, 11, Jan 2017
Canadian auto industry executives are asking government ministers to mitigate the costs of reducing carbon emissions under a new program designed to help fight climate change, two sources familiar with the matter said.
Linamar CEO says suppliers must press case against tariffsWed, 11, Jan 2017
Linamar CEO Linda Hasenfratz said the so-called border tax that President-elect Donald Trump has threatened against automakers such as Ford, General Motors and even Toyota would be detrimental to business.
Honda to spend more than $300 million on Ontario operationsMon, 09, Jan 2017
GM to move GMC Terrain production to Mexico from Canada, report saysMon, 09, Jan 2017
General Motors plans to move production of its revamped GMC Terrain to Mexico from Canada and expand production of the Ingersoll, Ont., plant’s Chevrolet Equinox, reflecting the growing popularity of compact SUVs.
Ford Canada posts best sales year since 1989Wed, 04, Jan 2017
Ford Canada reported overall vehicles sales of 304,618 units in 2016, a 9 percent gain that marked its best year of sales since 1989 -- and making Ford the No. 1 automaker in Canada for the year. Overall Canada sales rose 2.7 percent.