April 22, 1999 (36th Parliament, 1st Session)


Sergio Marchi


Hon. Sergio Marchi (Minister for International Trade, Lib.)

Mr. Speaker, the Government of Canada not only is standing up for all that amount in trade, it also believes in its Canadian culture. That culture is also part of our exports.
It is also not correct to say that the discussions with our friends from the United States are going badly. We have completed seven meetings. There is one next week. If the truth be known, on both sides there is good faith and a good attempt to try to avoid what we believe are unnecessary trade slippery slope threats. We will continue to defend—

Topic:   Oral Question Period
Subtopic:   Trade
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