Political risk, meagre rewards said to have foiled Caribbean trade talks

CARICOM out, CARIBCAN back in as Canada renews earlier deal, despite warning it would not.

CARICOM flags, 2014.
Peter Mazereeuw
Published: Wednesday, 09/09/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Tuesday, 09/15/2015 8:31 pm EDT

Trade talks between Canada and a collection of Caribbean states fell apart because neither side had enough to gain right now, said a business association leader and trade policy analyst familiar with the talks.

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