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The speaker's thoughts on the state of the automotive industry in Canada. A concerned Canadian. Somef acts about Decoma as a world leader in exterior automotive appearance systems. The not-fine shape of the Canadian automotive industry today. What's at risk. Some history. Some figures. A look back at the last five eyars. Looking further back to a more prosperous time. Why the industry is in trouble now. Changes and their consequences. Where Canada might be headed. The good news. Important developments. Some ideas to consider. Wheels in motion. A sense of urgency.