Sarnia-Lambton's location in the centre of the Great Lakes Industrial Corridor provides immediate access to key North American automotive markets, with a major cluster of automotive assembly plants located within a three hour trucking radius of Sarnia-Lambton. The automotive hub of metropolitan Detroit is less than an hour's drive, and the Greater Toronto Area is under three hours.
Through the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Sarnia-Lambton has integrated access
to a total market of nearly 400 million people.
Sarnia-Lambton's involvement with bioindustries and bio R&D, coupled with its existing heavy industrial infrastructure and plastics manufacturers, makes it a logical choice for bio-based and biohybrid automotive parts R&D and production.
Sarnia-Lambton has manufacturing sites to suit the largest automotive facilities.
Sarnia-Lambton's automotive companies: