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Government Information on Automobiles: Foreign and International Government Resources

Provides access to government and non-government information resources on automobiles/cars and how government policies have sought to influence their technological development, consumer safety, and environmental impact.

Foreign and International Government Resources

Countries besides the United States, have developed and sustained automobile industries and have addressed challenges and opportunities comparable to the U.S.' experience.  Examples of government agencies from these countries addressing automotive topics include:

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia Dept of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities, and Regional Development

Australia Parliament House of Representatives Standing Committee on Infrastructure, Transport, and Cities

Australian National Audit Office (ANAO)

Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Canada

Transport Canada

Transportation Safety Board Canada

Canada Parliament House of Commons Standing Community on Transport, Infrastructure, & Communities

Statistics Canada

European Union Transport


France Ministry of Economy and Finance

France National Institute for Statistics & Economic Studies

Germany Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure

Germany Federal Statistical Office

Japan Ministry of Economics, Trade, and Industry

Japan Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism

Japan Statistics Bureau

OECD ILibrary (Purdue users only)

South Korea Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport

Statistics Korea

Sweden Ministry of Enterprise & Innovation

Swedish Transport Agency

Statistics Sweden

United Kingdom Dept for Business, Energy, & Industrial Strategy

United Kingdom Dept for Transport

United Kingdom Office of National Statistics

United Kingdom Parliament House of Commons Transport Committee

United Kingdom Parliament Research Publications

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Bert Chapman
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