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CETA 3rd Anniversary – 2017 to 2019 figures – Trade of goods

CETA, the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union, is turning three years old on September21st 2020, bringing the already successful Trans-Atlantic trading relationship to new heights. Customs duties or tariffs were eliminated on most products and the Agreement opened opportunities for manufacturers, exporters,importers, wholesalers,distributors, retailers and consumers on both sides of the ocean. In addition to making European and Canadian products more competitive in our mutual [...]

September 21st, 2020|

Panel discussion: CETA – Three years after, working together for economic recovery

Thanks to the support of the EU delegation in Ottawa, EUCCAN has been very active since the beginning of the year. 2020 also marks our organization’s 25th anniversary. In this light, we are organizing a number of activities between September and December 2020. Check here the information on our series of webinar: One Week One Province Panel discussion: CETA – Three years after, working together for economic recovery CETA is [...]

August 31st, 2020|

Series of Webinar – One Week, One Province

Thanks to the support of the EU delegation in Ottawa, EUCCAN has been very active since the beginning of the year. 2020 also marks our organization’s 25th anniversary. In this light, we are organizing a number of activities between September and December 2020. Check here for information on our panel discussion: CETA – Three years after, working together for economic recovery Series of Webinar – One Week, One Province Do [...]

August 28th, 2020|

EUCCAN celebrates 25th anniversary

While CETA will soon be celebrating its third year of implementation, EUCCAN has been working on the ground for the past 25 years to strengthen trade between Canada and the EU. The story began in 1995 with EUCOCIT (European Union Chamber of Commerce in Toronto) establishing the purpose of strengthening economic ties between Toronto and Europe. As part of the organization’s expansion efforts to become a country-wide European platform in [...]

July 28th, 2020|

EUCCAN joined EBO Worldwide network

Since July 2020, EUCCAN joined EBO Worldwide network. EBO (European Business Organisation) Worldwide Network stands as the only organization that represents European business interests in markets outside the European Union. It represents an active network in more than 45 key markets that serves European multinationals, as well as micro, small, medium and large companies. EBOWWn is the first global European network representing 30,000 businesses globally, and representing the voice of [...]

July 28th, 2020|

From NAFTA to CUSMA: opportunities for EU companies

CUSMA, the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement, came into effect on July 1st perfectly in time for Canada day, replacing NAFTA. In Canada, it’s called CUSMA but in the US, it’s USMCA (United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement) and TMEC (Tratato Mexico-Estados Unidos-Canada) in Mexico. In effect since January 1st, 1994, the Trump Administration’s main reason for renegotiating NAFTA was to stop the flow of automobile assembly lines heading to Mexico. NAFTA had replaced the [...]

July 24th, 2020|

New Webinar: CETA & Government Procurement: Opportunities for EU and Canadian companies

Join EUCCAN on Thursday July 16 for a new webinar on Government Procurement. It will help you get a clear understanding on how to participate in government procurement in Canada and in the EU. Timing: 10am to 11.15am EST / 2pm to 3.15pm GMT Topics covered: Methods and tips Success Stories Key trend opportunities REGISTER HERE Our Speakers

June 25th, 2020|

Publication – Government Procurement opportunities for EU Companies in Canada

When we think of CETA we often think of elimination or reduction of barriers in the trade of goods and services (tariff and non-tariff), or investment opportunities. But CETA is also a great opportunity for companies in the EU to participate in government procurement processes, not only to the general procurement for federal departments and ministries, but also, to those of the provinces and territories. This publication focuses on procurement opportunities [...]

June 4th, 2020|
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