Deal expands Emerson’s reach in fluid control and pneumatic devices space.
Will continue to provide advice and counsel on critical trade matters.
Better to deal early than getting wrapped up in a big NAFTA negotiation.
Their sawmills largely missed out on the surge of shipments to China.
Emerson feels Americans are aware that BC and Canada want a deal and are prepared to fight.
Canada’s ambassador to the US says behind the scenes talks have raised the profile of the agreement with the Americans.
Former trade minister signed the last agreement in 2006, ending the fourth Canada-US dispute.