Canada’s auto industry future at centre of NAFTA and CPTPP negotiations 

Canada’s future role, if there is to be one, will depend on the quality of our workforce, the quality of our infrastructure, the investments we make to scale up promising high-tech auto parts companies, the price of electricity, land and labour and, like it or not, the role of subsidies in investment attraction and retention.

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, pictured recently on the Hill. The future of the auto industry is at the centre of negotiations by Canada both in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and in the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

PUBLISHED :Monday, Nov. 27, 2017 12:00 AM

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