Auto sector slow to hire back in Q3 as manufacturers lagged
Jobs in many parts of the auto industry still down by double digits in the summer compared with 2019.
Auto sales fall 10.4% in November as COVID-19 restrictions return
128,351 cars and trucks were sold, down 10.4% from a year ago.
Canadian auto sales hit 165,020 in July, up 6.2% from June
After a “brutal” collapse in April, sales jumped 147% and 37.3% in each of the following months, before the 6.2% increase in July
Auto sales climb in February from a year earlier: DesRosiers
Light vehicles were up 2.1%, light truck about 6%, while passenger car sales fell 11%.
Canada’s auto employment up 1% despite doom and gloom: DesRosiers
691,400 Canadians employed by the industry, including subsectors, up from 684,700 a year earlier.
DesRosiers says auto sales declined 3.7% in September after August gain
Year-over-year auto sales had declined for 17 months straight before marking a modest 0.6% climb in August.
Auto sales climb 0.6% in August for first rise in 17 months
Overall market down 4.1%, Canada could well see a second year of declines in new vehicle sales.
Auto sales down 7.2% in June as downward trend continues
Dip in June marked the 16th consecutive month of sales declines when compared with the previous year.
Auto sales down 5.9% in May as downward trend continues
Light vehicle sales totalled about 202,800 for the month, down from 215,407 a year earlier.
Auto sales down 3.5% in April as downward trend continues
14th consecutive month of sales declines when compared with the previous year.
Auto sales fail to match 2017’s record pace
General Motors recorded the only June increase at 1.8%.
Canadian auto sales show year over year decline in March: DesRosiers
Total number of vehicles sold for the month: 186,447, down from 187,540 in March last year.
Post recession investments in Canada’s auto sector far below pre-crash: report
Capital spending for vehicle assembly has averaged just $1.2 billion a year since 2010.
Canada could sell record 2M cars in 2017 after strong August
General Motors was the leading car brand for the first time since before its 2009 bankruptcy.
Light trucks power March new vehicle sales to record of 187,000
Well on the way to setting another annual record: BMO chief economist.
Canadian auto sales hit all time monthly high for February
Cars and light trucks totalled 123,032 last month, up 3.2% from last year.
Canadian auto sales set new record for January following red hot 2016
Sales of light trucks last month climbed 5.4% but small cars fell 4.8%.
Auto sales record as boomers treat themselves to ‘nice vehicles’
More than 1.9 million vehicles such as SUVs, pickup trucks and high-end models sold in 2015.
Canadian auto sales down 2% in August: DesRosiers
RICHMOND HILL, Ont. — DesRosiers Automotive Consultants says new…
Light trucks drive auto sales, on pace for a record year
Cheap credit and economic strength in Ontario, BC and Quebec help sales growth.
Canadian auto sales off to ‘dream start’ in 2016
DesRosiers says overall sales improved 9.3% for best March.
Canadian auto sales set February record
DesRosiers reports shows strength follows best year ever in 2015.
$1B pledge key to auto sector’s post TPP survival
Analyst says it would help keep the Canadian industry afloat.
Trucks fuel June vehicle sales
Record sales driven by light trucks, up by 11%.
Canadian auto sales hit record high
Industry is on pace for a record year as luxury brands posted double-digit growth.
Auto sales climb 3.4% in February
Trucks grab more market share with sales up more than 5%
Trucks boost Nov. auto sales to record level
DesRosiers says 11-month total just short of 2013 total.
UPDATE: Canadian auto sales beat 2010 results
Canadian auto sales figures from December will help paint a final picture of 2011, which is on track to beat volumes reported in the years since the last recession.
Auto recovery is gaining momentum
Canadian automobile sales grew 3.6% in January from a year ago, a signal that momentum is building as the auto industry slowly recovers from the recession.