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News Food & Beverage Government General
November 19, 2018  

Thousands march in Montreal in support of farmers, against USMCA concessions

Dairy farmers expressed dissatisfaction with the new trade deal.

News Food & Beverage Government Economy
October 2, 2018  

Supply managed farmers to get compensation as a result of continental trade deal

Trudeau said conversations with the industry are already underway to determine what fair compensation will look like.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 12, 2018  

How the dairy lobby’s cash grab put Canada in Trump’s crosshairs

He may not have a sophisticated understanding of international trade, but he understands numbers and politics.

Insight Automotive Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 4, 2018  

Resolving Canada’s trade quagmire in the age of Trump

We must make a major concession like phasing out our farm supply management to protect the auto sector.

News Food & Beverage Government General
August 29, 2018  

US is intent on ending supply management for Canadian dairy: Trudeau

The PM said his government will protect supply management at all costs.

News Food & Beverage Government General
August 29, 2018  

Softening supply management would have political consequences: Quebec Premier

Philippe Couillard has vied to position himself as the defender of Quebec dairy.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 27, 2018  

How we can avoid a devastating trade war with the US

We need a smart, realistic strategy for negotiations, starting with giving up our dairy supply management system.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 27, 2018  

Quebec will strongly resist any trade compromises with US: Couillard

PQ leader Lisee is worried that Canada was ready to make concessions on milk.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 2, 2018  

Bernier touts himself as the only politician to want truly free trade with US

Conservative MP says supply management is preventing Canada from reaching a NAFTA deal.

Insight Government Manufacturing General
June 19, 2018  

Canada’s push for unfettered trade should begin at home

Supply management is protectionism by another name and shouldn’t be ignored as we seek freer trade.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
June 19, 2018  

Canada can end dairy trade dispute with US by ending pricing irritant: Saputo

Involves a pricing agreement struck in 2016 that restricts US exports of ultra-filtered milk used to make dairy products.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
June 14, 2018  

FACT CHECK: Trump partly right on Canada’s dairy tariffs

…But the US also levies tariffs and provides subsidies to protect some of its farmers.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 13, 2018  

Scheer removes Bernier as innovation critic over posting book dairy chapter online

Supply management could hurt the Conservatives in Quebec in the next election if dairy farmers feel the Tories won’t support it.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 13, 2018  

NS premier expresses support for supply management in dairy, poultry

Says dairy and poultry farms are doing well, would look “very different” if the system were discontinued.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
June 11, 2018  

Canadian dairy farmers accuse Trump of trying to drive them out of business

Dairy Farmers of Canada president fired back blasting Trump’s personal attacks on Trudeau and defended its supply-managed system.