Move would block incoming shipments of fruits and vegetables, TVs, medical devices and other products.
It has created uncertainty across the manufacturing sector also affecting those supplying raw materials.
Companies would report on measures taken to ensure minors are used to make products for the Canadian marketplace.
Session will target export companies for two of GE’s Peterborough divisions.
Next year arrange for inventory at strategic positions in supply chains.
The Toronto chapter of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) says the time has come to rebalance what should be done offshore and what should be made here.