Free trade agreement (FTA) experts Pierre Marc Johnson and Frédéric Seppey explain some of the ins and outs of FTAs beyond the tariffs.
- FTAs give Canada better access in specific emerging markets
- Successfully negotiated FTAs give Canada competitive advantages in the global economy
- The tariff phase-out period helps give sectors time to adjust to the change in the market
- The lesser-known parts of the FTA can allow the best conditions possible for trade