News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 1, 2020  

No text of Canada-UK trade deal as Dec. 31 tariff deadline looms

Trade minister says both countries are working on mitigation measures to provide stability to businesses.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 28, 2020  

Trade deal will frustrate quest for COVID-19 vaccine

Industry’s rapid response is a reminder to support and protect biopharmaceutical innovation.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 16, 2020  

Emphasis on US exports, trade secrets in China trade deal

Agreement leaves unresolved Washington’s fundamental differences with Beijing, which is relying on massive government intervention in the economy.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 9, 2020  

EU trade deal with Britain, no unfettered state aid: Chief Brexit official

State aid rules in any future trade deal would be more stringent than with nations like Canada or Japan because of the physical proximity of the EU.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 8, 2020  

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal

Von der Leyen said Johnson’s end-of-2020 deadline for negotiations makes it “basically impossible” to strike a comprehensive new agreement in time.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 2, 2019  

China repeats demand for rollback of US tariffs first for deal

China will buy American farm products but won’t commit to a specific dollar amount.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 14, 2019  

Prospect of US-China trade deal worries Canadian farmers

Exports of beef, pork, canola and soybeans have largely been locked out of the massive Chinese market.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 16, 2018  

New trade deal increases American sway over Canada

The USMCA first promotes the economic and trade interests of the US within North America.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 1, 2018  

Good-bye NAFTA, hello USMCA: Canada inks new trade deal with US, Mexico

More access to dairy but Canada saves dispute provision, accommodation reached on Section 232 tariffs.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 29, 2017  

Can the TPP offer a quick fix for NAFTA?

Pacific Rim trade pact could help bring the outdated 23-year-old NAFTA up to the standards of modern era trade agreements.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
September 29, 2015  

Ont., Que. agriculture ministers to shadow feds during key TPP talks

Gesture designed to remind federal Trade Minister Ed Fast of a promise to “preserve the integrity of the supply management system.”

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
July 29, 2015  

Taiwan, Thailand join deal to end tariffs on over 200 tech products

Annual trade in the 201 products covered by the deal is valued at over $1.3 trillion.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
October 17, 2013  

Canada, EU trade deal framework expected by week’s end

CME CEO Jayson Myers says he is confident the deal will bode well for Canadian manufacturers.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
July 15, 2013  

Despite stalemate, Fast confident trade deal with Europe will happen

The deal’s state of play is now closer to Canada’s liking, the trade minister says.