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News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 19, 2020  

Canada-Britain trade talks in final stages as tariff deadline looms

Would prevent tariffs on Canadian products from seafood to steaks and autos.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 16, 2020  

ASEAN, China, other partners sign world’s biggest trade pact

Accord will take already low tariffs on trade between member countries still lower, over time, and is less comprehensive than CPTPP.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 11, 2020  

Trudeau expects trade deal with UK can be done before 2021

Says a deal should be relatively straightforward to manage even as the UK lurches toward its official exit from the EU.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 8, 2020  

Why trade restrictions must be eliminated during COVID-19’s second wave

Nearly 100 countries enacted temporary restrictions or bans on the export of medical products.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
July 22, 2020  

Company, CEO tried to export chemicals to China: Prosecutors

Scheme involved shipping chemicals used in microchip manufacturing from Rhode Island.

Insight Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
October 29, 2019  

Looking to expand your business beyond Canada?

Tap Canada’s trade commissioners to help access global markets.

Insight Manufacturing General
August 19, 2019  

Make the leap 
into new export markets

Not just the US. Diversify. Spread around the risk.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 2, 2019  

Conservatives, if elected, would work to restore ties with Saudi Arabia

Would focus on improving commercial ties and by offering more aid, development and refugee support in the Gulf region.

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 15, 2019  

Trump signs order to make US-made goods more American

Will gradually boost the percentage of US components for qualifying American-made products from 50% to 75%.

News Energy Manufacturing General
May 3, 2019  

Canadian LNG project in Oregon faces year delay for regulatory approvals

With construction delays, first gas exports are expected one year later than the targeted date in 2024.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 2, 2019  

BC takes Alberta to court on law that could see gasoline exports cut

Arguing the Alberta law is unconstitutional, provinces can’t discriminate in the distribution of natural resource products.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 1, 2019  

New EDC human rights policy lacks power, say workers and watchdogs

Nothing in the new policy is compulsory or binding on the agency or any of its corporate clients.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 3, 2019  

EDC investigating claim it backed SNC-Lavalin on corrupt Angola deal [UPDATED]

Crown agency said it would have never knowingly taken part in any deal involving bribery or corruption.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
March 12, 2019  

Get serious about trade diversification

Tariffs have increased manufacturing costs throughout North American supply chains.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 25, 2019  

Can the US and China end their trade war?

Ceasefire in effect but the respite might not last: too many differences.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
January 28, 2019  

New policy says Export Development Canada is off coal investment

It means no funding for any international project that involves thermal coal.

News Manufacturing General
April 30, 2018  

Federal auditor’s report flags assessment risks at EDC

Crown Corp. has yet to implement a framework first recommended in a 2009 audit.

News Energy Forestry Manufacturing General
April 27, 2018  

Strong energy export growth potential for Canadian wood pellets

An alternative to coal in power plants of Europe and Asia, promises carbon neutrality.

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 Manufacturing Metals General
February 28, 2018  

US proposes anti dumping duties on Chinese aluminum foil

Beijing faces complaints that a flood of Chinese aluminum, steel and other exports are being sold at unfairly low prices.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General
February 14, 2018  

Liberals shake up Crown corporation after Philippines helicopter deal

Review of the now cancelled deal ordered after it was revealed they would be used for “internal security operations.”

News Government Manufacturing General
February 8, 2018  

Freeland: No evidence Canadian made LAVS used against Saudi citizens

Follows a “rigorous investigation” launched last August at her request.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 5, 2018  

Experts question Alberta power threats to BC as pipeline politics intensify

Amount of power is minor, and BC Hydro has the option to export power to the US: analyst.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
January 12, 2018  

Ford Oakville assembly plant to build revamped Edge

Automaker plans to export the SUV featuring an array of smart technology to 100 countries in 2019.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General
January 10, 2018  

US hits Canadian newsprint producers with initial countervailing duties

An overall tariff of 6.53% levied on about 25 Canadian plants, mostly in Quebec and Ontario.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 28, 2017  

Canada takes its softwood lumber complaint to the WTO

This step prepares the way to establishing a panel for litigating the dispute.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
October 2, 2017  

WTO appoints panel to review Bombardier CSeries subsidies

Settlement panel comes after consultations with Canada failed to resolve Brazil’s complaint that the subsidies are inconsistent with WTO obligations.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
August 15, 2017  

CP Rail speeds up delivery from Vancouver to US industrial heartland

Accelerating shipments and transport goods up to 48 hours faster than CN Rail’s transit times to Detroit.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
August 4, 2017  

Texas man pleads guilty to smuggling circuits for China and Russia space programs

Charges included conspiring to smuggle and illegally export from the US.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 28, 2017  

Canada pleased US is scrapping border adjustment tax proposal

US officials “confident” such a system is no longer needed to reduce broader tax rates.

News Manufacturing General
April 20, 2017  

Upgrade your technologies to compete in China: HSBC

Plenty of opportunities for Canadian companies but technology is the differentiator.