General Motors of Canada Limited

General Motors of Canada Limited

May 25, 2009 23:11 ET

GM Canada Welcomes CAW Member Ratification

OSHAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 25, 2009) - GM Canada tonight welcomed the ratification by GM employees of a new agreement with the CAW.

We appreciate the shared sacrifices our employees have made to better position GM in these very challenging times by meeting competitive cost benchmarks and achieving significant further reductions in longer term liabilities.

The leadership and professionalism demonstrated by the CAW is a testament to their dedication to finding solutions to difficult challenges.

The ratification of the new agreement is a critical step towards GM Canada's successful restructuring into a stronger, more viable company.

GM Canada will continue to work with the Federal and Ontario Governments and our other key partners to complete our restructuring and maintain our automotive sales leadership in Canada.

General Motors of Canada (GMCL) is headquartered in Oshawa Ontario and employs 12,000 people nationwide. GM of Canada manufactures vehicles, vehicle powertrains, and markets the full range of General Motors vehicles and related services through approximately 700 dealerships and retailers across Canada.

Contact Information

  • GM Canada
    Stew Low
    (905) 644-6786 or (416) 254-4224 cell