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Our Nature, Forever

As part of our Nature Legacy, the world’s greatest conservation opportunity, Canada is committed to protecting our most precious resource. At the Nature Summit in Montreal, we kicked off a global year-long push to chart an ambitious, shared path toward protecting “Our Nature.” Working with our indigenous communities and stakeholders, we will double the area […]

May 3, 2019

Canada’s Special Envoy to Myanmar, Bob Rae, in Washington, D.C.

In October 2017, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau named Bob Rae as his Special Envoy to Myanmar. As Special Envoy, Mr. Rae is focused on the humanitarian crisis affecting the Rohingya. He issued a report last April, with recommendations to the Government of Canada on ways to alleviate the humanitarian crisis, encourage positive political developments, ensure […]

May 1, 2019

A Conversation with Ambassador MacNaughton: 2019 Beyond Preclearance Transportation Summit

On April 25th, Ambassador David MacNaughton spoke with Canadian-American Business Council CEO Maryscott Greenwood as part of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Transportation Border Summit. In a wide-ranging conversation, the Ambassador made the case for why Canada should have an immediate and permanent exemption to U.S. section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs to create space […]

April 26, 2019

Consul General Comartin Talks Trade in the Hoosier State

Recently, Canada’s Consul General in Detroit, Joe Comartin, visited Indiana to meet with Governor Eric Holcomb and other key political and business leaders to talk about how USMCA will benefit the state and why the Section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs need to be lifted. Canada is Indiana’s top customer. Last year, Canada traded $21.3 […]

April 26, 2019

Deputy Ambassador Kirsten Hillman talks Canada-US trade on The #TradeGuys podcast

On April 18, The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) released its assessment of the USMCA, concluding the new deal will increase U.S. GDP by $68.2 billion, and increase U.S. exports to Canada by $19.1 billion. The agreement is also expected to have a positive impact on many sectors, including agriculture, manufacturing and services. Earlier this […]

April 25, 2019

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