International Trade Minister Peter Van Loan to Promote Canada’s Free Trade Agenda and Highlight Trade Commissioner Service

Canada’s economic leadership to be discussed with Canadian Australian Chamber of Commerce and Toronto Board of Trade

(No. A/144 - September 16, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, will speak to the Canadian Australian Chamber of Commerce and the Toronto Board of Trade on Friday, September 17, 2010, in Toronto, Ontario.

Minister Van Loan will outline the Government of Canada’s aggressive free trade agenda and highlight the first-ever study on the value of Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service. Minister Van Loan will be available to media following his remarks.

Event: Speech and media availability
Date:
Friday, September 17, 2010
Time:
Luncheon: 12 p.m. ET; Speech (open to media): 12:45 p.m. ET
Location:
Toronto Board of Trade, 77 Adelaide Street West, Toronto, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Monika Bujalska
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Peter Van Loan
Minister of International Trade
613-992-9304

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