On the last day before World Trade Organization’s Appellate Body ceases to function without the reappointment of new judges, we’re proud to join our counterparts at Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, Canadian Chamber of Commerce (Canada) and the Canadian Agri-Food Alliance to call for action in support of a key element of the rules-based international trading system. Read our joint statement and watch the latest #60Seconds with our ur VP International, Brian Kingston.
The recent ratification of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) was a historic moment for the continent. The agreement will bring 1.3 billion people into an integrated common market, creating the world’s largest free trade area by number of countries. When fully implemented, AfCFTA has the potential to boost intra-African trade and integration.