Special report on the trade between Canada and the United States for use of the International Commission, Quebec, August, 1898 ... by Canada. Dept. of Trade and Commerce.

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Series[Canada. Parliament. Sessional papers], 1899, no. 5a, Sessional paper (Canada. Parliament) ;, A 1899, no. 5a.
LC ClassificationsHF3065 .C22
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 259 p.
Number of Pages259
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Open LibraryOL6972446M
LC Control Number06026235

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Mexico’s exports to the United States exceeded the United States import from Mexico by $ billion in and $ billion in In the case of trade between Canada and Mexico, Mexico’s import from Canada exceeded Canada’s export to Mexico by $ billion in and $ billion in Trade between the united states and canada has been problematic at times due to concern over A.

Canada's demand to reduce the amount of oil traded to the U.S. because of shortage in supply. B The contamination of Canadian beef exports due to mad cow disease.***** C The contamination of American vegetables due to the overuse of pesticides. The trade agreement, signed into law by President Bill Clinton, and implemented on Jan.

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We use a range of cookies to give. On January 2,leaders of the United States and Canada met to sign the first major agreement in decades designed to comprehensively lower trade barriers between the two countries.

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