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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 5, 2020  

After dairy, metals, US trade hawks focus on foreign berries, produce

Lighthizer exploring how imports of blueberries and raspberries from Canada and Mexico may be hurting US farmers.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 10, 2020  

Biden visits manufacturing heartland to curry favour with blue collar voters

Here we go again Canada, Democrats use protectionist rhetoric to appeal to working-class voters who helped send Trump to Washington.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
January 21, 2019  

Tough economic times are coming

SYSPRO webinar covers how smart manufacturers will weather the coming storm.

News Government Economy General
September 17, 2018  

FACT CHECK: Trump exaggerates benefits of tariffs to US

Too early to claim that his policies have catapulted the industry to new heights.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 24, 2018  

Trump threatens more tariffs on US trading partners

Either negotiate a “fair deal, or it gets hit with Tariffs. It’s as simple as that.”

News Government Manufacturing General
June 20, 2018  

Couillard to push back against protectionist US policies

Quebec premier will ‘denounce and mitigate,’ and diversify its export markets going forward.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
March 14, 2018  

US hits Canadian forestry industry with more duties

US department of Commerce claims Canadian exporters underpriced uncoated groundwood paper by between 0 and 22.16%.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 13, 2018  

OECD raises outlook for Canadian growth to 2.2% this year

Watchdog says protectionism remains a key risk that would negatively affect confidence, investment and jobs.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 13, 2018  

Trump stresses desire for quick NAFTA deal in phone chat with Trudeau

Concerned by outsider candidate leading polls for Mexico’s election, and GOP in danger of losing US Congress.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 12, 2018  

Tariffs and Trump’s continuing reign of error

Steel and aluminum tariffs add to business uncertainty and will put the breaks on investment.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
July 11, 2017  

Despite promise, no decision yet from Trump on steel tariffs

Trade-offs include higher prices for consumers and manufacturers that rely on steel.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 26, 2017  

Wynne threatens counterpunch in fight against Texas Buy American bill

Change to procurement legislation would affect $12 billion in trade with state.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 21, 2017  

EU trade chief blasts Trump “walls” and anti-trade sentiment

OTTAWA — The European Union’s trade chief says Canada

News Government Manufacturing General
March 9, 2017  

Merkel: Europe must take on more responsibility in Trump era

Says despite current changes in the US, the trans-Atlantic partnership is of overriding importance for Europeans.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
September 14, 2011  

Here we go again: Buy American 2

US President Barack Obama’s proposed new $447 billion American Jobs Act is aimed at creating much-needed jobs in the United States, but it’s also reigniting trade tensions between the country and Canada, its biggest trading partner.