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November 5, 2011 - Mehsana, Gujarat State, India - The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, visited the McCain Foods plant today in Mehsana, Gujarat State, India. Here he views the processing of frozen potato products for the local Indian market.

McCain Foods Ltd. is an international leader in the frozen food industry, employing about 19,000 people and operating 50 production facilities on six continents.

Please consult the visit web page and go to Minister Fast's photo gallery.

For further information, media representatives may contact:

Rudy Husny
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
613-992-7332

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