Karel De Gucht
EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht travels to Canada and meets with the Canadian Trade Minister Ed Fast.
The purpose of his visit is to finalize EU-Canada's Comprehensive Economic and Free Trade Agreement .
The two parts started talks in 2009. The final agreement is going to be the most important FTA Canada has ever signed. Among various benefits for both sides, Canada will be able to sell its products up to 90% cheaper than it does now in EU markets.
This is a subevent of: EU-Canada to finalize free trade deal