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October 5, 2015

Grain Growers welcome benefits of TPP deal

OTTAWA, October 5, 2015 – Grain Growers of Canada is pleased that negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) have been successfully concluded.

“We are excited that the Trans-Pacific Partnership has been completed,” said Gary Stanford, President of Grain Growers of Canada. “This agreement promises to provide substantial gains for Canada’s grain sector and the agricultural industry as a whole.”

The TPP will offer a variety of new trade opportunities for Canada’s agricultural sector, while keeping us on a level playing field ...

December 9, 2013

Grain Growers of Canada pleased with WTO progress

CALGARY, AB, Dec. 9, 2013 - The Grain Growers of Canada (GGC) congratulates Canada’s lead trade negotiators at the World Trade Organization (WTO) this weekend, where a deal was reached in Bali, Indonesia on Saturday. Dubbed the “Bali Package,” this is the first sign of success since the current round of negotiations began in 2001.

“Canadian farmers should take heart, the WTO is alive, back on track and it looks like it is once again coming through for farmers and the agricultural ...


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