Thanks to the integrated North American market, the U.S. is the top destination for Canadian pork, beef and canola. Canada exported $3.1 billion in canola oil and meal to the U.S. last year. Canola exports to Mexico were $824 million last year. | File photo

Don’t fear NAFTA renegotiation talk: trade expert

Despite Donald Trump’s stand, Canadian official says level heads will prevail and no one will ‘blow the whole NAFTA up’

Leaders of Canadian companies and industry associations are holding their breath because U.S. president-elect Donald Trump may demolish the North American Free Trade Agreement. Trump has said over the last 18 months in nearly every speech that NAFTA has been a horrific agreement for U.S. businesses and American workers. He has vowed to rip up […] Read more

Trump had vowed on the campaign trail to revise or tear up the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) under which Canada sends 75 percent of its exports to the United States. | Screencap via

For Canada, trade and environment are big worries after Trump win

OTTAWA, Nov 9 (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday said he looked forward to working with Donald Trump after the New York businessman won the U.S. presidency in a victory that could hurt Canada’s exporters and wreck plans to impose a national carbon price. The left-leaning Trudeau, who supports free trade and […] Read more