Brexit’s impact on the Canadian economy

FCC Senior Agricultural Economist Craig Klemmer on the Brexit “Leave” vote and its short and long-term consequences for the global economy, Canadian economy and agriculture.

Video Highlights

  • Short-term impact on Canada through currency markets
  • 2014 CETA signed by Canada and EU not yet ratified
  • EU market important to Canada; UK largest importer of Canadian goods
  • Despite speculation, little is known about Brexit and impact on EU and Britain
  • Opportunities for Canada depend on how Britain structures trade in the long run