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December 15, 2020

Statement on the Future of JAMA Canada and the Japanese-brand Auto Industry in Canada

TORONTO, December 15, 2020 – After 36 years of activities focused on improving trade and investment in the automotive sector, as well as strengthening the economic partnership between Canada and Japan, directors and members of the Japanese Automobile Manufacturers Association of Canada (JAMA Canada) have decided that the association has successfully fulfilled its core mandate. […]

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Data & Research

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January 18, 2021

Q4 Sales Report 2020

Q4 2020 Sales Canadian light vehicle sales in fourth quarter of 2020 were down 5.1% to 392,162 units. Passenger car sales dropped 23.3% to 71,316 units, while light truck sales were up slightly 0.1% to 320,846 units compared to the 4Q in 2019. JAMA Canada’s members’ sales as a group dropped 8.3% to 143,598 units. […]

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