Analysts praise 'decisive shift' to TPP

Some caution Asian engagement is as much about building capacity in Canada as selling goods abroad.

Sneh Duggal
Published: Wednesday, 11/16/2011 12:00 am EST

After years of downplaying its interest in the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade talks, Canada recently said it wants to join the club, a move being seen by analysts as a watershed moment in the Harper government's approach to Asian markets.

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