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News Government Manufacturing General
April 29, 2019  

Abe, Trudeau tout trade gains without US in Pacific Rim pact

Canadian PM says the agreement has given farmers an advantage over their American counterparts.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 13, 2018  

Trump flip-flops on trade pact, weighs rejoining Pacific Rim deal

Facing pressure from farm-state Republicans afraid of protectionist trade policies leading to trade war with China that would hit rural America.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 13, 2018  

US softens autos demand on NAFTA, explores TPP re entry

Also expressing an interest in re-joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 22, 2018  

US taking another look at TPP after other priorities

The deal aimed at streamlining trade and slashing tariffs was renamed the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 9, 2018  

No special treatment for US if it wants to rejoin TPP: official

Senior Trump administration officials have said recently they’re looking at ways to possibly rejoin the pact.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 8, 2018  

Canada chasing South American Mercosur trade deal after signing new TPP

Champagne says negotiations with Argentina, Brazil, Uraguay and could begin in earnest in the next 10 days.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 24, 2018  

US defends trade barriers at World Economic Forum in Davos

Meanwhile Canadian, European, Indian leaders champion free trade.

Insight Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
December 17, 2016  

Welcome to Trump World

The president-elect’s unlikely victorious bid for the White House points to a likely disruption of global trade and international relationships. That includes Canada.

Insight Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
September 20, 2016  

Beware of trade xenophobia

What’s going on out there with global trade? Seems

Feature Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
December 15, 2015  

Another bump in the road

TPP auto parts concessions cut deeper than advertised.

Feature Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 8, 2015  

(Sort of a) done deal

Canada, 11 partner nations finalize massive agreement.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 26, 2015  

TPP an economic opportunity, not a guarantee

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