As the Detroit Three-UAW contract talks kick into high gear next month, Unifor president Jerry Dias assumes the stance of a spectator cheering from the stands for the home team. 984 more words
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Canada’s new vehicle market displayed “surprising resilience” last month as industry sales rose 3.4 per cent to 99,051 units compared to January 2013.
Of the Detroit Three carmakers, only General Motors grew faster than the overall market with a sales jump of 5.3 per cent, said auto industry analyst Dennis DesRosiers. 300 more words
The union representing Detroit Three autoworkers in Canada is applauding what it hopes marks the beginning of the end of two-tier wages in the U.S. auto industry. 521 more words
Canada’s Detroit Three automakers need only look to the experiences of their U.S. counterparts to know that they should fight implementation of a free-trade deal with South Korea, Matt Blunt, president of the American Automotive Policy Council, said Tuesday. 884 more words
For a long time, being a line worker for one of the Detroit Three has meant living with an uncertain future. With the health of American automakers on the rise, though, things are also starting to look up for the men and women building the cars. 159 more words
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The world’s five largest automakers are raking it in, according to a new global auto report by Scotiabank Economics.
Profitability for General Motors, Ford, Volkswagen, Toyota and Honda has been exceeding $50 billion a year since 2011, Carlos Gomes, chief economist at Scotiabank, said Thursday. 358 more words