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April 26, 2017  

Mitsubishi Electric fined $13.4M by Ontario court for car parts bid rigging

Competition Bureau rules the auto parts manufacturer entered illegal agreements with a competing Japanese manufacturer.

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December 15, 2016  

Manufacturer cited with safety violations after robotic machine kills woman

The 20-year old woman had entered a robotic station to clear a sensor fault after the assembly line had stopped.

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September 26, 2016  

Magna to acquire BOCO Group

Deal increases its capacity to make automotive latches, hinges and other closure components.

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June 15, 2016  

Wynne affirms Ontario commitments to auto, environment

Ontario premier headlines annual Auto Parts Manufacturers Association gathering.

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June 13, 2016  

Johnson Controls spending $245M on North American battery plants

Investment largely will be in the US and will add jobs at multiple locations.

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October 2, 2015  

Magna to buy Stadco metal stamping business for Cosma division

Stadco produces steel and aluminum stampings as well as complex vehicle assemblies; value of deal not disclosed.

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July 16, 2015  

Magna to buy Getrag transmission group for $2.5B

German company supplies transmissions to automakers including Ford, BMW, Daimler and Volvo.

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June 25, 2015  

Canada’s auto industry driving towards increased profits

Production expected to grow by 2.5%; weaker loonie will increase profits to $2.3 billion this year.

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June 4, 2015  

Auto suppliers have work to do to keep pace globally

Pressure from Mexico, Southern US and CAFE requirements provide growth potential for auto parts manufacturers, conference hears.

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May 6, 2015  

Martinrea posts record $30.4M Q1 profit

Increase driven by North America and Europe operating segments.

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May 4, 2015  

Q&A with Don Walker: Magna CEO heads CAPC and the drive for auto investment

While there’s been some good work to ensure auto investment grows, the government must do more to ensure the industry thrives.

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April 23, 2015  

Magna’s PureView window wins 2015 PACE Award

Seamless rear unit debuts on 2015 Ford F150 pick-up truck.

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February 10, 2015  

Uni-Select sells US auto parts business to Icahn Enterprises for US$340M

Sale includes 39 distribution centres and 240 corporate stores that employ nearly 3,000 people.

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January 12, 2015  

Linamar gets $101M in federal, Ontario funds for $507M expansion

Auto parts manufacturer has promised to create 1,200 jobs at its Guelph, Ont. plant over the next 10 years.

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November 11, 2014  

Martinrea Q3 profit drops to $19.4M

Revenues hit a record $859.5M, up from $767.9 million.