Canada-Russia Intergovernmental Meeting

Photos of Minister Fast

June 16-17, 2013

Minister Fast and and the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food are in Moscow to attend the Canada-Russia Intergovernmental Economic Commission (IEC) meeting. The IEC is a key forum for Canada-Russia trade and economic cooperation and is co-chaired by Minister Fast and Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister, Arkady V. Dvorkovich.

During his visit, Minister Fast will meet with key Russian officials to strengthen the Canada-Russia trade relationship, including by advancing discussions on Canada’s high-quality agri-food exports to Russia. He will also meet with representatives of Canadian companies already doing business in Russia.

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