For smaller countries, access to the U.S. market is a major prize.
asian trade market
Dry bulk carriers make money going to China, but often leave empty.
Canada, heavily dependent on trade with the U.S., likely stands to lose if campaign hostility towards free trade becomes a reality.
The regulatory approval process for Pacific NorthWest LNG has taken more than 750 days and counting.
In any U.S.-led tariff-driven trade war, Canada would be collateral damage.
Agreement does not guarantee adequate protection of intellectual property in biologic medicines.