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How to resolve Canada’s trade quagmire in the age of Trump

President Trump wants U.S. exports up and U.S. imports down.

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There is no doubt that completion of negotiations for the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA), announced in October, is a major economic milestone for Canada. Gains of up to $12 billion a year are impressive and duty-free access for 98 per cent of Canadian goods to a market of 500 million people is a big deal.