The government has also been touting its investments in the auto sector, which the Industry Canada report notes is a “key driver” of growth post-recession, alongside the aerospace industry.
But there has been a net loss of 212,000 manufacturing jobs in Ontario and 97,000 in Quebec since 2004, the document says.
We drove by GM in Oshawa a couple of weekends ago, past this very site. The rumour is that Toyota is coming in to replace GM, it’s the sort of rumour borne of desperation I suspect.
With Chrysler’s recent warning to Great Liar Kim Dong Wynne you can expect more closures within the auto-sector and manufacturing in general as her Liberal party continues to impoverish Ontario. But aren’t those Pan-Scam games just swell? And the Public Service Unions? Well they’ll be paid thank goodness, Wynne will see to that, even while you and your children become economic migrants.
2016 may be GM’s last in Oshawa.