Unifor leader calls on Trudeau to work with Trump to keep manufacturing jobs from shifting south.
Pent-up demand is ebbing, with sales predicted to grow at the slowest pace since the financial crisis.
Thirty-four individuals have been charged and 27 companies have pleaded guilty, agreeing to pay more than $2.3 billion in fines.
Cars destined for Latin American markets are often produced without antilock braking systems, electronic stability control, or more than two air bags.
Without more investment, it will run out of gas.
As capacity continues to improve, auto and parts companies will add floor space and spent million on new equipment.
The Action Plan on Regulatory Co-operation announced Dec. 7 aims to do away with the “tyranny of small differences” between Canada and US trade regulations.
Several months of weak global car sales ended in September with the strongest year-over-year increase since May and Scotia Economics is forecasting sales this year will top 56 million units, a 5-million unit improvement over 2009.