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News Minerals General
March 5, 2020  

Ontario announces mining mission to South America

Peru and Ecuador represent “an abundance of untapped potential” for Ontario suppliers to the mining industry: Fedeli.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 8, 2018  

Canada chasing South American Mercosur trade deal after signing new TPP

Champagne says negotiations with Argentina, Brazil, Uraguay and could begin in earnest in the next 10 days.

News Aerospace Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation Business Operations General Sustainability
July 24, 2017  

Agrisoma signs first international cleantech supply deal

Supply agreement will grow carinata oilseed crops for sustainable biofuels production in South America.

News Manufacturing General Operations Production
December 17, 2015  

Peru to fine Kimberly Clark over toilet paper price fixing

The US company controls about 88% of the South American country’s market for paper tissues and personal hygiene disposables.

News Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 17, 2015  

Dorel expects higher US dollar to strain profits

Manufacturer says it is feeling pressure because most of its profits come from outside North America.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Production
November 29, 2013  

Cars made in Mexico may look identical, but safety depends on their final destination

Cars destined for Latin American markets are often produced without antilock braking systems, electronic stability control, or more than two air bags.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
October 2, 2013  

Mercedes building new Brazilian factory to make C class sedans, compact SUVs

German automaker will invest $224 million to build the plant that is expected to start up in 2016.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
August 12, 2013  

Magna eyes acquisitions in emerging markets

Auto parts maker wants to snatch up companies in China, Russia, but is cautious about India and South America.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
May 21, 2013  

PM heads to South America to check out new trade group

The Pacific Alliance was formed in 2011 by Chile, Columbia, Mexico and Peru.

News Business Operations
May 17, 2012  

US, EU top Canadian trade choices: BMO survey

A BMO survey shows the US is still the most popular market by a wide margin for Canadian companies looking to expand internationally, with the EU ranked second.