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Canada and U.S. move towards new SLA

March 10, 2016 - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark says she’s pleased that Canada and the U.S. are working to resolve the trade issues surrounding softwood lumber exports, according to a recent article by The Canadian Press.

The article states that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Barack Obama expect the two countries to come to an agreement on a new SLA before the expiration of the 12-month “standstill provision” that precludes the U.S. from bringing trade action against Canadian softwood lumber producers that kicked in this past October. 

To read the full article, click here.

March 11, 2016  By  Andrew Snook

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