Teamsters Canada

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Teamsters Canada
Teamsters Canada Logo.jpg
Full nameTeamsters Canada
Founded1976; 43 years ago (1976)
AffiliationCLC, Teamsters
Key peopleFrançois Laporte, President
Office locationLaval, Quebec

Teamsters Canada is a Canadian trade union affiliated with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and the Canadian Labour Congress. Although the Teamsters have been present in Canada since 1903, Teamsters Canada was only established in 1976. The organization represents 120,000[1] workers in all industries. It is the largest transportation union in the country, and the largest private sector union under federal jurisdiction.

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference [edit]

Over 16,000 members of Teamsters Canada work in the rail industry. They are represented by the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference.

TCRC Website

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Union Profile | Teamsters Canada". Teamsters Canada. Retrieved 2016-02-26.
  • ICTUR et al.,, ed. (2005). Trade Unions of the World (6th ed.). London, UK: John Harper Publishing. ISBN 0-9543811-5-7.

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