This China clause has been portrayed as a humiliating imposition on Canadian sovereignty.
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Canada’s supply management system will largely remain intact, to the disadvantage of Canadian consumers.
Goods originating in China and destined for Canada go through a third country.
Trade with China may actually have increased manufacturing employment in the United States.
A Chinese phone company broke U.S. rules by trading with blacklisted states such as North Korea.
Capital investment is a major source of labour productivity growth, particularly in Canada.
Overspending in the United States causes market forces to appreciate the dollar exchange rate.
Dry bulk carriers make money going to China, but often leave empty.
China throws up barriers to international competition and assaults foreign investment.