May 1, 2009
No. A/42

Minister Day to Visit Europe to Promote Trade Opportunities

The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will travel to Europe on a trade promotion tour.

Minister Day will visit Vilnius, Lithuania, on May 4 and Riga, Latvia, on May 5. He will highlight Canada as a supplier of high-quality goods and services, Canada’s expertise in the energy sector, and the importance of the European Union as Canada’s second most important trading partner.

For more information, please contact:

Mélisa Leclerc
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
613-992-6186

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-996-2000