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2 edition of Export opportunities analysis for the Western Canada economy. found in the catalog.

Export opportunities analysis for the Western Canada economy.

Export opportunities analysis for the Western Canada economy.

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Published by Canada West Foundation in Calgary .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exports -- Canada, Western.,
  • Imports -- United States.,
  • Canada, Western -- Commerce -- United States.,
  • United States -- Commerce -- Canada, Western.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCanada West Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination60 leaves :
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14090071M
    ISBN 100919251706

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The Liberal Party government, led by the prime minister, Justin Trudeau, secured a second term at the federal election in Octoberbut has lost its parliamentary majority. It will seek to negotiate legislation with other parties on a case-by-case basis. Friction with. The economy of Canada is a highly developed market economy.

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