Auto Export corporation is the global leader in specialized automotive solutions.

77 manufacturer distribution rights to 77 countries
20 years experience
in exporting vehicles
30 thousand cars successfully delivered to customers

AEC - global leader in the exportation of vehicles and parts.

Founded in 1996 in St. Catharines, Canada, AEC has become one of the most trusted partners for vehicle manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers worldwide.

AEC is incorporated in the Province of Ontario, Canada, where it is licensed by OMVIC as a new car dealer. Today AEC operates out of three locations worldwide – offices in Canada and Germany as well as a state-of-the-art vehicle processing center in the port of Antwerp, Belgium.

Whether you are a vehicle manufacturer looking for assistance with distribution, or a wholesaler or retailer seeking supply and support,

our team of 50 highly specialized automotive professionals is available to meet your every need.

We take pride in our work, which is why we go the extra mile to ensure you receive the best automotive solutions for your business.


AEC is an authorized importer for Dodge & RAM for 77 countries worldwide, and an official importer for the US Specialty Program in the EU28. Our dealer network currently includes 150+ dealerships across Europe.

AEC is also an official importer of MOPAR parts and accessories in the EU28. We provide next day delivery to both our fleet and retail customers of most service parts. The benefit to sourcing your required MOPAR parts and accessories from AEC is that we pull inventory from Canadian, American and European stock. This means we have access to a larger inventory than smaller distributors.

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Santander Consumer Bank

Santander Consumer Bank, our strong cooperation partner, provides all financial services for our dealers and end-customers.

Santander Consumer Bank is one of the largest industry service providers for financial services, with over 50 years of experience in the automotive sector and an excellent reputation.

AEC shares with Santander Consumer Bank the same innovative spirit and important common values like customer focus, quality service and sustainability.

ICO - International Car Operators

ICO is a world leading terminal operator for roll-on/roll-off cargo handling, including vehicle processing, shipping agency and the full spectrum of logistics services. Situated in Belgium, the heart of the European automobile industry, ICO handles over 1.6 million vehicles per year via Antwerp and Zeebrugge.

For decades now, ICO has developed unique expertise in handling cars, trucks, project cargo and “high & heavy” vehicles. In addition to the loading & unloading of cargo, ICO offers a complete range of secondary services.

The unique combination of ICO’s experience with AEC’s engineering expertise enables rapid delivery of market-ready vehicles to AEC’s extensive retail network.

Prins - a Westport Company

Netherlands-based Prins Autogassystemen BV, a Westport company, is a developer and worldwide supplier of alternative fuel systems for cars, medium and heavy-duty vehicles, and has been a highly ranked and recognized world leader in alternative fuel systems for almost 30 years.

Prins is the world leader in the new VSI-2.0, VSI-2.0 DI and Direct LiquiMax 2.0 and Dieselblend systems. Prins provides OEM customers, importers and installers with cost-efficient and innovative solutions for a wide variety of engine types and engine technologies in over 50 countries.

Thanks to the exclusive partnership between AEC and Prins, RAM 5.7L Hemi® is now also available with a market leading bi-fuel solution in the form of a re-engineered and carefully calibrated AEC-VSI-2.0, which is installed at AEC’s port facility in accordance to OEM standards.


European Association of Independent Vehicle Traders

Our partner, EAIVT, is a community of interest embracing independent dealers and associations in the car trade sector.

EAVIT’s goal is to strengthen the market position of their members through the exchange of information and on-going networking.


North American Automobile Trade Association

AEC has been a long time member with the North American Automobile Trade Association (NAATA): a not-for-profit association of vehicle dealers that buy and sell vehicles across international borders.

Andrew Pilsworth, President of AEC, is on NAATA's board of governors.



AEC Europe

Official Importer of Dodge and RAM EU28

Together with Dodge and RAM, we are an official distributor of their North American products in the EU28. Our mission is to provide you with exceptional services and a great purchase experience.

With over 150 AEC dealers and multiple points of sale we maintain Europe‘s largest retail dealer network for Dodge and Ram products.

Our European AEC dealer network receives access to an unparalleled level of service. Including but not limited to:

  • Full European AEC New Car Warranty
  • AEC Dealer Financing and Leasing Services
  • Advertising and Marketing Support
  • MOPAR Parts and Accessories as well as After-Market Accessories
  • Fast and Reliable Port Stock
  • AEC Market Specific Technical Homologation
  • 24 Hour After-Sales Support

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AEC Fleet

AEC Fleet is based out of our Canadian office and can help solve even the most complicated request. Whether you are a Government or Corporation looking for fleet solutions or an international wholesaler looking to partner with a professional supplier our AEC Fleet Team will impress you with our capabilities:


We meet the complex global needs of some of the world’s largest government organizations.


Our customers can count on us because we do everything in our power to reduce the stress and costs of sourcing vehicles to meet their corporate fleet needs.

Aid & Development

Many conflict-affected countries have emergency needs. AEC is supplying vehicles overseas for International Aid and Development, and assists NGOs, NPOs and other aid and development groups with supply and technical after-sales support. Services include special purpose up-fitting, armouring, and other modifications.

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AEC Homologation

With homologation centers in Canada and Europe, we have been distributing vehicles with our technical homologation services since 1996. We at AEC satisfy the registration and technical requirements for over 150 countries worldwide.

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AEC Homologation also offers professional modification, transportation and licencing services for Canadian individuals, businesses and dealers benefitting from favorable USA vehicle prices.

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AEC Logistics

AEC Logistics is the team that makes the impossible happen. Issues such as cost, timeline, security, reliability and vehicle condition are all factors when deciding on the best method to transport your vehicle.

We are experts at moving cars and parts to the far corners of the globe.

With an extensive network of partners in truck, rail, and sea transport, AEC can offer the combination that best suits your needs and budget.
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AEC Parts

AEC provides parts and accessories for all the vehicles we offer. Our offerings cater to our wide spectrum of clientele. We have nearly 20 years sourcing and selling parts and accessories for both fleet and retail customers.

Depending on the part we even offer next day delivery from our inventory warehouses in Canada, the United States, or Germany.

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Our Leadership

Each and every one of our team members contributes to AEC’s success.
Our team of 70 automotive professionals is dedicated to providing unparalleled service.

Andrew Pilsworth

President & CEO

Andrew founded AEC in 1996. Over the past 22 years he has built AEC into the preferred partner of vehicle and parts manufacturers worldwide. Fleet customers in the fields such as mining, oil, and gas as well as fleet remarketing companies such as Enterprise have turned to Andrew for vehicle solutions. He has successfully negotiated previous service and distribution agreements with Chrysler Canada, Chrysler International, General Motors Canada, and Nissan/Infiniti.

Phone +1 905.988.9905


Do you
have what
it takes?

Make an Impact.

It takes an agile company to compete in the global marketplace. At AEC, we constantly strive to find new opportunities to innovate, develop, and execute. In our organization, you have the power to initiate projects that can shape the future of our company and possibly the entire industry.

Drive Innovation.

At AEC you can push beyond the boundaries of your career and drive the future of the automotive industry. If you are a go-getter, you have certainly come to the right place.

AEC's Benefits
be part of it


AEC supports fitness activities


Fresh fruit basket
Free coffee & drinks


Latest IT equipment & smartphones
Modern, beautiful offices in central locations


Regular team events
Flat hierarchy with short decision paths
Young and well trained team
friendly and warm atmosphere

We have set our sights on perfection and we will not compromise. Our unshakable commitment to quality requires us to be proactive and do things right the first time. You will be equipped with all the resources you need to deliver work that truly makes you proud.

Develop Together

Each division of AEC has its own management team, meaning you can escape the bureaucracy and red-tape to push change in a flat organization.

Embrace Diversity

As a global company, we welcome employees of diverse backgrounds because we feel they enrich our organization and the offerings we provide to our customers. With offices in Canada and Germany, and more expansion to come, you will have the unique opportunity to interact with colleagues and customers around the globe.