Japanese brands drive Canada’s automotive industry Maple leaf

Arrow vector pointing down
Car on conveyor belt

About Canada's Japanese Auto Industry

Learn more
Binder and documents

2019 Infographic & Annual Review 2018

Learn more


Male checking car engine

May 22, 2019

Statement on Canada-US agreement to remove US 232 tariffs on steel & aluminum

JAMA Canada welcomes the recent agreement between Canada and the US to eliminate the US 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum, as well as Canada’s retaliatory tariffs applied in response. This positive development will not only reduce the costs associated with the tariffs, but also removes a key impediment to the ratification of the Canada […]

Read more

Data & Research

Female recording inventory

July 8, 2019

June 2019 – Sales

Sales – June 2019 Light vehicle sales in Canada slid down for the sixteenth consecutive month, falling 7.2% to 185,741 units in June. Passenger car sales dropped 21.3% to 48,116 units, while light truck sales lagged 1.0% to 137,625 units. Japanese automakers’ sales as a group declined by 8.4% to 67,539 units. Total passenger car […]

Read more