Canada to seek free trade with Europe, Asia

TRENTON, Canada Canada must secure all-encompassing free trade deals with Europe and Asia in the face of uncertainty in dealing with the U.S., traditionally its largest trading partner, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday. According to the Office of the United States Trade Representative, the total trade between the two countries was an estimated US$673.9 […]

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Free Trade Between Canada and Israel: A Success Story

International trade has been a hot topic in the wake of a jarring few weeks of American tariffs and Canadian counter-measures. At a time of uncertainty for many sectors, it is worth highlighting a bright spot on the trade front: the recent upgrading of the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement (CIFTA). Our growing economic ties with […]

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Ukraine, Canada starting to benefit from free trade

Canada is host to one of Ukraine’s largest diaspora communities and is one of Ukraine’s top supporters as Kyiv faces down Russia’s war in its fifth year. But in bilateral trade, Canada is barely in the top 50 of Ukraine’s partners (45th, in fact) with turnover worth $293 million in 2017, despite the advent of […]

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Free Trade Agreement Between Canada And The Mercosur Member States

Connections at Firm The first round of negotiations for a comprehensive Canada-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement (FTA) took place in Ottawa on March 20, 2018. The Canadian Minister of International Trade, François-Philippe Champagne, welcomed representatives from the Mercosur member states of Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. Following a broad range of consultations with stakeholders, including representatives from […]

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