Study okays Canada-Japan trade talks

Both countries want to protect agriculture; they differ on rules of origin, labour provisions.

Carl Meyer
Published: Wednesday, 03/14/2012 12:00 am EDT

A new government report has given trade talks between Canada and Japan a thumbs up, but noted that both countries aren't seeing eye-to-eye on several trade issues, and will want to protect industries like agriculture—leading one expert to cast doubt on the seriousness of the exercise.

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