Ontario announces mining mission to South America
Peru and Ecuador represent “an abundance of untapped potential” for Ontario suppliers to the mining industry: Fedeli.
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.
Agrisoma signs first international cleantech supply deal
Supply agreement will grow carinata oilseed crops for sustainable biofuels production in South America.
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.
Dorel expects higher US dollar to strain profits
Manufacturer says it is feeling pressure because most of its profits come from outside North America.
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.
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.
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.
PM heads to South America to check out new trade group
The Pacific Alliance was formed in 2011 by Chile, Columbia, Mexico and Peru.
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.