CVMA Comments concerning the draft Quebec Zero Emission Vehicle Regulations

July 5, 2017 PRESS RELEASE

The Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Association expresses its concern that several issues have still not been addressed in the draft regulations under Quebec Bill 104, making implementation problematic across the province and leading to unintended negative consequences for consumers and new car dealerships, particularly in rural regions of Quebec.

About the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Association (CVMA)
The Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Association is the industry association that has represented Canada’s leading manufacturers of light and heavy duty motor vehicles for more than 85 years. Its membership includes Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Canada Inc.; Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited and General Motors of Canada Limited. Collectively its members sell 48% of all vehicles sold and account for 60% of vehicles produced in Canada, operate 5 vehicle assembly plants as well as engine and components plants, and have over 1,300 dealerships. 125,000 jobs are directly tied to vehicle assembly in Canada. Direct and indirect jobs associated with vehicle manufacturing are estimated at over 500,000 across Canada. Please visit

Mark A. Nantais
President, CVMA
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