News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 18, 2020  

Dutch lawmakers to vote on EU-Canada free trade deal

Rejection by the Dutch parliament would throw into doubt the future of the CETA pact.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 21, 2020  

CETA can serve as template for post Brexit Canada-UK trade deal

UK has traditionally been Canada’s second-largest export market after the United States.

Event Manufacturing General
August 14, 2019  

Singapore Tech & Advanced Manufacturing Trade Mission 2019

The World Trade Centre Toronto (WTC-T) is convening a

News Government Manufacturing General
July 19, 2019  

Firms know little about CETA as Canada pushes diversifying exports

Government survey shows only 7% of the polled businesses were familiar with details of the Canada-EU deal.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 17, 2019  

UPDATE: Trudeau pushes CETA in EU leaders’ summit

French National Assembly begins its consideration of France’s ratification bill.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 30, 2019  

Cheese factory co-op gets $1.5M from federal dairy fund

Will help with modernization of equipment as co-op prepares for market changes resulting from CETA.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 29, 2019  

EU-Canada trade deal gets green light from legal adviser

Critics of law maintained dispute settlement clauses would give too much power to multinationals at cost of independence of EU member states.

News Transportation General
December 12, 2018  

Via Rail places $989M train order with Siemens for key rail corridor

No Canadian content requirement; the German firm will build the trains at its North American headquarters in California.

News Manufacturing General
October 9, 2018  

Trilateral free trade deal extends hiring spree at Port of Montreal

USMCA deal prompts port to take on 50 new workers.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 26, 2018  

European trade commissioner says hurdles remain for ratification of EU Canada deal

Investor protection provisions cannot enter into force until all 28 member states give the thumbs-up.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 31, 2018  

The uncertain future of the Canadian European trade deal

A negative ruling by the EU Court will require a renegotiation of CETA and the ICS.

News Manufacturing General
March 21, 2018  

North American businesses are bullish on NAFTA prospects: HSBC

But global survey of firms finds executives are concerned about protectionist policies.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 21, 2017  

Canada-EU trade enters new era of openness as CETA comes into force

Now over 98% of Canadian goods will be able to enter the EU without tariffs.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 18, 2017  

UK’s May, Trudeau say Canada CETA deal a ‘basis’ for new talks

Deal eliminates over 90% of trade barriers between Canada and the EU.

News Manufacturing Economy General
August 23, 2017  

Survey: Export growth supports eurozone despite euro rise

Increase a surprise; most forecasters were predicting a modest fall.