Automotive Products Trade Agreement

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Automotive Products Trade Agreement

A 1965 treaty between Canada and the United States eliminating tariffs on motor vehicles and auto parts. Almost immediately, the agreement resulted in significantly more automotive trade. Proponents of the treaty (and free trade in general) argue the agreement created thousands of jobs in Canada while eliminating its trade deficit with the United States. Critics, however, point out that Canada's own car companies were entirely replaced by American counterparts. The World Trade Organization declared the agreement illegal in 2001, though by that time it had been largely replaced by NAFTA. It was informally called the Auto Pact and APTA.
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In particular, statements which draw conclusions from or base predictions on the study prepared on behalf of APTA by Science Applications International Corporation, such as the prediction that the Company's products help increase public transit ridership and thereby reduce greenhouse gases which in turn can improve the environment, and statements that increases in public transit ridership may increase the demand for the Company's products, as well as any statement, express or implied, concerning future events or expectations or those which use words such as "expect," "fully expect," "expected," "appears," "believe," "plan," "anticipate," "would," "goal," "potential," "potentially," "range," "pursuit," "run rate," "stronger," "preliminarily," etc.
The industry has come together and developed a consensus recommendation that creates American jobs and addresses the growing demand for public transportation," said Peter Varga, Chair of APTA and CEO of the Rapid in Grand Rapid Michigan.
APTA said it is likely that the measures may become part of a larger omnibus spending package at the end of the current session.
Public transportation is the backbone of a multi-modal transportation system because it provides the opportunity to multi-task and socialize online while traveling," said Peter Varga, APTA Chair and General Manager for The Rapid in Grand Rapids Michigan.
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