Manufactures cheese, butters, spreads and oils under British brands Cathedral City, Clover, Country Life and Frylight.
Dairy farmers expressed dissatisfaction with the new trade deal.
Pierre Breton offered support to farmers in his rural riding at a protest that opposed his government’s trade policy.
The new deal is preferable to economic chaos.
Trudeau said conversations with the industry are already underway to determine what fair compensation will look like.
USMCA replaces the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Proclaims the newly forged US-Mexico-Canada Agreement as the biggest trade deal in the history of the United States.
One of the biggest wins is the deal the exempts a percentage of eligible auto exports from tariffs: president of Global Automakers of Canada.
Group says greater market access and elimination of competitive dairy classes will shrink the Canadian industry.
More access to dairy but Canada saves dispute provision, accommodation reached on Section 232 tariffs.
US farmers get more access to the Canadian dairy market, but NAFTA dispute-resolution process stays.
Intense discussions continue but stalling over dispute settlement mechanism.
Lead negotiator Steve Verheul and David MacNaughton, Canada’s ambassador to the US, back in action on Sept. 14.
He may not have a sophisticated understanding of international trade, but he understands numbers and politics.
Won’t accept an agreement that doesn’t meet the approval of dairy producers.