Insight Government Manufacturing General
June 24, 2019  

Canada falling behind on corporate accountability

Trudeau government’s global reputation at risk over how Canadian companies do business abroad.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 4, 2019  

Canada OK with EU plan to help WTO deal with Trump disruption: Carr

Alternative arbitration process would mirror the function of the Appellate Body.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 30, 2019  

Canada looking for new canola customers, pushing China to verify claims: Carr

Feds are pushing China to allow Canadian delegation to visit China to verify complaints that Canadian canola is contaminated with pests.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
March 18, 2019  

Agriculture, trade ministers to testify on Chinese canola issue

Carr said China has yet to provide evidence to back up the claims.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
October 9, 2018  

Trade minister Carr betting on LNG to unlock trade in China, Asia

Sees no obstacle in the controversial clause in the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 25, 2018  

Cabinet ministers meet with Mexican president elect in shadow of trade spat [UPDATED]

Canada’s trade team will need to forge a strong relationship with Mexico’s president-elect, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, whom they met July 25.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General
April 25, 2018  

One year since new softwood duties, Canadian industry doing fine

Predictions of widespread job loss and mill closures haven’t materialized.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 10, 2018  

Cabinet to hold emergency meeting in bid to save pipeline expansion

The pipeline is within federal jurisdiction, but BC premier is trying to use provincial power to kill the expansion.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 9, 2018  

Trans Mountain pipeline on hold as pressure mounts on BC to drop opposition

Decision based on the BC government’s legal challenges to the pipeline, the need to protect shareholders.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 12, 2018  

Canada will do what it must to prevent BC from stopping pipeline: Carr

Says BC is very aware Canada can and will do what it takes to exert its authority to have the pipeline built.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
February 7, 2018  

Feds open to helping newsprint producers slapped with US tariff

Carr okay with a global approach similar to what the Liberal government did for the softwood lumber industry.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 2, 2017  

US cuts to Energy Star could spell trouble for Canadian climate plan

Puts at risk up to one-third of the emissions reductions from the national climate change action plan.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General
September 18, 2017  

Strong market means little uptake in government softwood

Federal loans and loan guarantees to help producers weather the duties has been limited.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 9, 2017  

Canada would consider Chinese investment proposals for oil sands: Carr

Tories accuse Trudeau government of currying favour with China to the detriment of national security.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General
May 23, 2017  

Canada always prevails in US softwood dispute and will again: Trudeau

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr says everything is on the table in terms of possible help for the industry.