The challenge to the global economy and Canadian exporters depends on the severity and longevity of COVID-19.
… but 30% of SME survey respondents had challenges with managing cash flow.
Analysts warn the longer that disruption lasts, the more damage will spread to wider industries and other economies.
The agreement is expected to become the law of the land about three months after Canada passes its implementation bill
Canadian products still account for less than 1% of what Africa imports.
American distillers have been caught in the middle of a trans-Atlantic trade dispute since mid-2018.
Rising costs and currency fluctuations, getting paid on time identified as top concerns.
The European Union insists there can be no trade deal if Britain undercuts bloc regulations.
Britain still bound by the continent’s sweeping free trade deal with Canada on goods and services.
Green groups lobbied US Democrats to insist on changes, including binding standards for emissions.
Premier and Economic Development Minister Vic Fedeli are set to attend the winter meeting of the National Governors Association.
The United States and Mexico have already ratified the agreement
“The new NAFTA is a victory for all Canadians, of every political view, and in all regions of the country,” Deputy PM Freeland said, trying to stir up support for ratification
Fisheries minister says the province is talking to people in the industry about temporary contingency plans.
Canadians were told USMCA was the best deal possible, but US Democrats made subsequent revisions.