Tag: Canada

Logistics, Process, Regulations

Trump’s restart of U.S. economy to hinge on Mexico, Canada help

April 17, 2020

Via: Automotive News

As President Donald Trump and his economic advisers look to start reopening the U.S. economy in May, a central question is emerging for companies with supply chains stretching across North America: What if Mexico and Canada don’t have the same […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

VW charged with violating Canada’s vehicle emission standards

December 10, 2019

Via: Automotive News

Volkswagen Group, in another legal action stemming from its 2015 emissions cheating scandal, on Monday was charged with importing nearly 128,000 vehicles into Canada contravening the country’s environmental legislation, a Canadian government agency said. VW was charged with 60 counts […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Regulations

Groups want details on Trump’s approval of Keystone pipeline

February 21, 2018

Via: Penn Energy

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Opponents of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada are asking a judge to force the U.S. government to turn over emails and other documents related to President Donald Trump’s approval of the project. Environmentalists […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Shell completes divestment of oil sands interests in Canada

June 1, 2017

Via: Penn Energy

Royal Dutch Shell announced the completion of two previously announced agreements by Shell Canada Energy, Shell Canada Limited and Shell Canada Resources that will see Shell sell all its in-situ and undeveloped oil sands interests in Canada and reduce its […]

Process, Production

Humming Factories Drive Surging 2017 Start to Canada Economy

April 3, 2017

Via: Industry Week

Canada’s economy began 2017 on a tear, building on momentum from the end of last year that is being led by manufacturers and oil producers. Gross domestic product increased 0.6 % in January, Statistics Canada said on March 31 in […]

Process, Production

Canada’s Economy Shrinks on Worst Factory Output Since 2013

December 23, 2016

Via: Industry Week

Canada’s gross domestic product shrank unexpectedly in October as factories suffered their worst month in almost three years, adding to signs that the country’s outlook is worsening. Output fell 0.3%, Statistics Canada said Friday in Ottawa. Economists surveyed by Bloomberg […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Suncor Raises Bid, Buys Rival Canadian Oil Sands

January 19, 2016

Via: Industry Week

MONTREAL – Canadian oil company Suncor (IW 1000/125) will buy rival Canadian Oil Sands for Can$6.6 billion (US$4.55 billion) in stocks, the two announced Monday, ending a three-month standoff. As part of the deal, Suncor agreed to raise its initial […]