Another week in Ontario, and another big automotive investment, this time the federal and provincial governments investing up to $259 million each in General Motors’ Oshawa plant and its CAMI facility in Ingersoll.
Windsor-Essex has long been known as the automotive hub for Canada, and experts believe there will be an impact from the Oshawa investment on Tool and Die makers here.
The Canadian Association of Moldmakers and Automate Canada President, Jeanine Lassaline-Berglund, says we haven’t seen this kind of investment in automotive vehicle manufacturing in the province in quite some time.
“So of course that’s going to have spinoff effects, it’s going to have spinoff effects for the entire supply chain,” she continued, “Including the members of both the Canadian Association of Moldmakers and Automate Canada.”
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