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Global Automakers' members help build a dynamic American automobile industry. Thanks to the investments of our members in the U.S., this dynamism is seen in states like Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Alabama, California, and Michigan. Our members continue to help the U.S. maintain its leadership and global competitiveness.

Global Automakers support the adoption of free trade policies as it leads to expanded competition and improved consumer choice. The Association advocates for open investment and the removal of trade barriers.

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Feb
03
2015
Global Automakers joined a number of major manufacturing and other industry groups to send a letter to House and Senate leaders on February 4 urging Congress to take up and pass trade promotion authority (TPA) legislation. Attached is a copy of the letter.
Jan
27
2015

WASHINGTON, DC, JANUARY 27, 2015 

Statement by John Bozzella, Global Automakers President and CEO

 

“Global Automakers welcomed today’s House and Senate hearings to discuss President Obama’s trade agenda. We support U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman’s continued commitment to a trade policy that includes Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

 

Jan
21
2015

Statement by John Bozzella, Global Automakers President and CEO

WASHINGTON, DC, JANUARY 21, 2015 – “The Association of Global Automakers welcomes President Obama’s call for progress on key elements of his trade policy agenda, in last night’s State of the Union address. We agree with the President that this will expand the U.S. economy and create jobs.

Oct
03
2014

Statement by John Bozzella, President and CEO

WASHINGTON, DC, OCTOBER 3, 2014 – Today being Manufacturing Day, I want to highlight the growing impact international automakers have on our country. For over 50 years, international automakers have invested billions of dollars in the U.S. becoming a significant and integral part of our economy. They have increased their manufacturing operations, created tens of thousands of jobs and helped revitalize local economies.

Jul
29
2014

The Association of Global Automakers today shared its strong support of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA). In a Statement for the Record for the Senate Committee on Finance Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs and Global Competitiveness's hearing “The U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement: Lessons Learned Two Years Later,” Global Automakers stressed the agreement’s positive impact on the U.S. auto industry.

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