Ontario trade minister heads to Washington to defend auto industryJuly 16, 2018
Ontario's trade minister will be travelling to Washington this week to defend the province's auto industry at a U.S. Department of Commerce hearing.
Government rebates could protect Canada's auto industry from certain tariffsJuly 16, 2018
Canadian government customs provisions are expected to soften the blow on the country's powerful automotive industry from retaliatory tariffs on U.S. steel, according to trade lawyers and industry leaders bracing for higher costs.
Tariffs would raise Canadian prices up to $9,000 per car, dealers warnJuly 6, 2018
The Canadian Automobile Dealer Association says the average cost of a new vehicle would spike by as much as $9,000 if Canada retaliates against a 25 per cent auto import tariff in the United States.
Canada, EU, Mexico dealers, EU, VW to testify at U.S. import tariff hearingJuly 12, 2018
Canada, Mexico, automotive trade groups and the UAW, are among those slated to testify at a July 19 hearing on the Trump administration's controversial probe into whether imported cars and auto parts pose a national security threat and should be subject to tariffs.
Auto tariffs could affect inflation, handcuff Bank of Canada, Poloz warnsJuly 11, 2018
Canadians shouldn't expect the Bank of Canada to immediately ride to the rescue if Donald Trump hits the country with auto tariffs, Governor Stephen Poloz warned Wednesday.
Tariff tornado: Prepare for impactJuly 1, 2018
It's becoming increasingly clear to automotive interests that traditional lobbying efforts against tariffs on autos and auto parts are ineffective with President Donald Trump.
Trump trade war looms over Quebec town supplying metal to auto industryJuly 1, 2018
If ever a town embodied U.S.-Canadian symbiosis, it's Arvida, Que., which is part of a cross-border ecosystem responsible for the metal in three out of four American cars.
NAFTA fight simmering on the back burnerJuly 2, 2018
Observers now expect the NAFTA talks to limp along or be punted to next year, although the possibility remains that Trump will move to withdraw from NAFTA altogether.
U.S. auto tariffs by the numbers: How Canada could be affectedJuly 6, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened tariffs of 10 per cent on auto parts and 25 per cent on assembled vehicles imported to the United States from Canada. Here's how they could affect Canada.
U.S., China dig in over trade as tariffs take holdJuly 6, 2018
President Trump fired the biggest shot yet in the global trade war by imposing tariffs on US$34 billion of Chinese imports, including auto parts. China, in retaliation, hiked tariffs on American light-vehicle imports to 40 per cent from 15 per cent.
Retaliate or not? Canada's tough decision in the event of U.S. auto tariffsJuly 5, 2018
Leaders in Canada's auto industry are split on whether the federal Liberal government should retaliate against U.S. auto tariffs, if they are implemented.
U.S. auto tariffs could cut Canada's output by nearly half, CIBC saysJuly 5, 2018
Canada would lose almost half of its auto assembly production if the United States slaps imported light duty vehicles with a 25-per-cent tariff, according to a new report by CIBC.