Trudeau affirms NAFTA's importance amid talk of U.S.-Mexico dealJuly 20, 2018
Despite fresh rumblings of a bilateral deal between the United States and Mexico, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is convinced that a new NAFTA is best for all three countries.
Auto industry warns Trump administration of 'alarming' tariff falloutJuly 19, 2018
The Trump administration heard plea after plea Thursday from the automotive sector to back away from its threats to slap punitive tariffs on U.S. imports of vehicles and parts.
Canadian auto suppliers told to speak out against tariffs or 'go hungry'July 18, 2018
A roundtable about the impact U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs are having on the Canadian auto industry drew a standing-room-only crowd Wednesday in Windsor, Ont., where business owners were encouraged to stand up and speak out about the escalating trade war.
Ontario trade minister heads to Washington to defend auto industryJuly 16, 2018
Ontario's trade minister will be travelling to Washington this week to defend the province's auto industry at a U.S. Department of Commerce hearing.
Government rebates could protect Canada's auto industry from certain tariffsJuly 16, 2018
Canadian government customs provisions are expected to soften the blow on the country's powerful automotive industry from retaliatory tariffs on U.S. steel, according to trade lawyers and industry leaders bracing for higher costs.
Winner in Mexico leans into NAFTAJuly 9, 2018
Since his landslide victory, Lopez Obrador has wasted no time in showing his more pragmatic side by reaching out to his enemies in the business community and taking a half-hour phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump.
Auto tariffs could affect inflation, handcuff Bank of Canada, Poloz warnsJuly 11, 2018
Canadians shouldn't expect the Bank of Canada to immediately ride to the rescue if Donald Trump hits the country with auto tariffs, Governor Stephen Poloz warned Wednesday.
Trump trade war looms over Quebec town supplying metal to auto industryJuly 1, 2018
If ever a town embodied U.S.-Canadian symbiosis, it's Arvida, Que., which is part of a cross-border ecosystem responsible for the metal in three out of four American cars.
Trudeau, Trump discuss trade, economic issues over phone callJuly 1, 2018
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with U.S. President Donald Trump late on Friday to discuss trade and other economic issues. Details of the call were revealed Saturday.
NAFTA fight simmering on the back burnerJuly 2, 2018
Observers now expect the NAFTA talks to limp along or be punted to next year, although the possibility remains that Trump will move to withdraw from NAFTA altogether.
U.S. auto tariffs by the numbers: How Canada could be affectedJuly 6, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened tariffs of 10 per cent on auto parts and 25 per cent on assembled vehicles imported to the United States from Canada. Here's how they could affect Canada.
Retaliate or not? Canada's tough decision in the event of U.S. auto tariffsJuly 5, 2018
Leaders in Canada's auto industry are split on whether the federal Liberal government should retaliate against U.S. auto tariffs, if they are implemented.