Canada-Europe free trade talks prompt Turkey to jump on board

Aspiring EU country doesn't want to be put at a disadvantage.

Anca Gurzu
Published: Wednesday, 08/18/2010 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Monday, 02/01/2016 2:16 am EST

As momentum grows towards a successful Canada-European Union free trade deal, Turkey—an EU candidate linked by strong economic ties to the 27-member bloc—is now also seeking a free trade deal with Canada so its goods and companies aren't put at a disadvantage.

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