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While automakers pour millions into winning the autonomous vehicle race, they run the risk of ignoring the more imminent threats that could sink them before the technology becomes pervasive. Even as the industry weathered downturns in the early 1980s, Canada’s sector maintained a strong share, buoyed by a low Canadian dollar, better health care for auto workers and high productivity. So suppliers may achieve greater scale by taking on more of what auto manufacturers outsource for multiple carmaker customers, or new suppliers may leverage scale from outside the auto industry. Although Sweden was a relatively small producer, Swedish builders Saab and Volvo became important factors in the world market during the 1960s and ’70s. Small fuel-efficient cars from foreign automakers took a sharply higher share of the U.S. auto sales market.

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