If Canadians were free to import from the U.S. without paying tariffs, a frozen turkey would cost 15 per cent less.
barriers to trade
The Democratic takeover of the House likely won’t affect U.S. tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum exports.
Canada’s supply management system will largely remain intact, to the disadvantage of Canadian consumers.
When the Australian market was deregulated in 2000, the average price farmers received for raw milk almost doubled.
Back then, many countries including Germany, Japan and the United States embraced List’s tariff walls.
Trade with China may actually have increased manufacturing employment in the United States.
The WTO has become a key player in a high-stakes international poker game.
Reducing Canada’s corporate tax rate will directly promote business investment.
Supply management was established in the 1970s because Canadian dairy and poultry farmers didn’t want cross-province competition.
While the Americans build tariff walls, we should form new trade relationships with other countries.