July 15, 2011
Minister Fast marked the eighth round of Canada-European Union trade negotiations taking place this week in Brussels, Belgium, by highlighting the progress made to date.
Canada and the EU have held eight successful rounds of negotiations since October, 2009. To date, significant progress has been achieved in several key areas such as goods, services, investment, government procurement and many others.
The ninth round of negotiations is scheduled to take place in Ottawa in October, 2011.