AUTOMOTIVE TECH & AUTOMOTIVE PARTS MANUFACTURING

York Region is home to one of the largest and most comprehensive auto tech ecosystems in North America.

– Trillium Network for Advanced Manufacturing, Western University // January 2022


Auto Tech Thrives in York Region //

Toronto area’s York Region has developed a solid ecosystem of multinational auto parts manufacturers, auto-focused technology companies, and supply chain and logistics partners, is your company next to join us?

THE SECTOR AT A GLANCE

  • 250+ sector-related companies; 15,000 direct jobs, and a total of 34,000 sector-relevant jobs
  • Canada’s largest independent automotive parts and electronics manufacturing cluster
  • An associated ICT cluster that is the second largest in Canada and is comparable to, and in some cases, more robust than other tech-focused regions in Canada and the U.S.
  • Significant sector-related investments over the last few years including Tesla, General Motors, Celestica, Multimatic, BYD, and more

THE REGION IS HOME TO…

  • Global headquarters of 3 of the 5 largest Canadian auto parts companies – Magna International, Martinrea, and Multimatic
  • Canadian head office location for BMW, Honda, Hyundai, Mazda, and Volvo
  • Canada’s largest automotive innovation hub – General Motors Canadian Technical Centre (CTC) Markham Campus, and other private sector AutoTech R&D and technical centres of Magna International, Multimatic, and more

Data sources: Statistics Canada, Trillium Network for Advanced Manufacturing – Western University

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Our Senior Business Advisors are happy to answer any questions, discuss the auto tech sector in Toronto area’s York Region, and how we can support your business.

York Region Auto Tech Sector Map

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