There will be no lack of challenges for Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau and his newly elected team in shaping Canada’s trade agenda.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has the highest profile. Though it requires urgent attention, there are other important issues in play.
The Liberal government will have willing and capable helpers in the trade bureaucracy. Having their advice sought – and considered – is both refreshing and encouraging. Not to mention the catalytic impact of losing their PMO watchers.