Motor vehicle and parts subsector gained 5.5% to $10.1 billion, the largest gain dollar terms.
Carlos Solis is among six people killed and 64 injured by defective inflator mechanisms in Takata Corp. airbags.
Sale includes 39 distribution centres and 240 corporate stores that employ nearly 3,000 people.
Will use $1.5 million provincial government grant to preserve 200 more jobs and increase production capacity.
Walker says auto parts company will focus on key growth areas.
Auto parts giant expects a slight decline in Europe – it’s second-biggest market – from $9.7 billion to $9 billion.
Auto parts manufacturer has promised to create 1,200 jobs at its Guelph, Ont. plant over the next 10 years.
Revenues hit a record $859.5M, up from $767.9 million.
Linamar says business wins position it for growth over next five years.
Camtac sends in the ASG team.
New materials that replace plastic.
D’Eramo most recently was been president of Dana Corp’s commercial vehicle technology group.
Ford and Heinz form an unusual collaboration.
Automaker is also increasing it’s annual spending on Canadian-made auto parts by $200 million.
Deal creates an automotive supplier business with combined sales of approximately $41 billion and 138,000 employees.