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Trade Surges 22 Percent in 2010 between U.S. and Canada

During 2010, surface trade between the United States and Canada increased by more than 22 percent, compared with 2009 levels.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics, surface trade accounted for more than $471 billion in goods crossing the … Continue reading

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Top U.S. Exports to Canada: Automobiles and Industrial Equipment

Canada continues to be the largest market for U.S. exports, with almost $250 billion* in the trade relationship, which saw U.S. exports to Canada dip to $204 billion during the peak of the recession in 2009. But what exactly are … Continue reading

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Canada Lures U.S. Businesses with Economic Incentives

A New Year’s Day cut in the corporate tax rate – from 18 percent to 16.5 percent, marks the latest effort by the Canadian government to reach out to potential U.S. investors.  The January tax cut is the fourth time … Continue reading

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