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Reach railway suppliers responsible
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Be seen by over 155 companies involved with railways operations and transit authorities

The CARS Advantage

We represent companies selling products and services to railways and transits domestically and internationally. We are an advocacy group that promotes a competitive framework for research and development, as well as the vitality and importance of the rail supply sector and railways in Canada. CARS represents more than 155 companies that are important to the operations of the railways and transit authorities.

Industry Leader

We are the only national trade and advocacy association representing rail suppliers for the freight rail and transit industry across Canada. 

$9 Billion

CARS members account for more than $9 billion in sales each year, which breaks down to $4 billion in domestic sales and $5 billion in export sales.

The rail industry employs more than 93,000 people in Canada: 33,000 by the railways and 60,000 by railway suppliers.

CARS Product Menu

Inside Track magazine

Our bi-annual magazine keeps our members and industry leaders up-to-date on key industry information. Inside Track is distributed to:

• Transit authorities
• Rail-related public servants
• Procurement and purchasing leaders
• Members of parliament
• Ministers and senators
• Railway executives
• VIA and international trade commissioners

Inside Track is a 2022 Gold MarCom Award-Winner!

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