‘Buy America’ to loom large as Canada prepares for NAFTA talks
Government procurement to be one of the biggest issues for the Canadian side during trade talks.
Message to America: Free trade, fair trade
Buy America/American protectionist measures are costing jobs on both sides of the border.
Protectionist measures blocking Canadian manufacturers from bidding on government contracts in the US are creating trade friction.
Alaska cancels bids for BC ferry terminal project
Canada threatened to block project over use of American steel in Buy America dispute.
Alaska brushes off Canada’s Buy American warning
Prince Rupert ferry dock project in BC subject to Canada’s Foreign Extraterritorial Measures Act.
Canada threatens to block US ferry project over steel requirements
Terminal sits on Canadian soil that’s leased by the state of Alaska.
US steel casts shadow over Alaska ferry project in BC
Canada threatens to block project if the state proceeds under Buy America specs.
BC ferry terminal construction falls under Buy America
To be built by Alaska, contractors must use US steel.
Time to buy America?
Manufacturing magnate Rob Hattin thinks it makes sense.
Snag over Buy America rules stalls high-speed train
Bombardier interested in Southern California to Las Vegas bullet train.