The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP)

Hear FCC Chief Agricultural Economist J.P. Gervais explain what effects the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) could have on Canadian agriculture and agribusiness. 

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Video Highlights

  • Still in negotiations, the TPP should free up trade and investment for countries around the Pacific Ocean
  • Some TPP members are among the largest importers of Canadian products
  • Canada will get access to markets of emerging countries that have strong economic growth
  • The TPP will open up markets, but it will also increase competition among Canadian producers and agribusinesses