Category: Great lLakes

The real impact of CETA: Global Economic and Commercial Agreement  

CETA

CETA WILL GIVE ACCESS TO 500 MILLION CONSUMERS The Government of Canada claims that the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) will give Canadian companies preferential access to 500 million European consumers, a market evaluated at $ 18 trillion[1] [2]. Accordingly, bilateral trade would increase by 20 percent and would increase Canada’s GDP by $ […]

October 2016 Strategy for the Great Lakes and St.lawrence River Martime Transportation System

Context of the Conference On June 15 in Detroit, Michigan, United States governors and premiers of Canadian provinces made public the first “regional strategy” designed to increase shipping in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence river. This strategy proposes an integrated vision of the maritime system of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence and calls […]