Media Advisory - Expanding trade in fast-growing markets through the Asia-Pacific Gateway: Minister Fast to stop in Nanaimo as part of Western Canada consultations

OTTAWA, July 9, 2012 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ed Fast, Canada's Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, will host a roundtable discussion in Nanaimo, British Columbia with stakeholders and key transportation and industry leaders to discuss ways to build on Canada's competitive advantages and further deepen trade and investment ties throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Closing remarks open to media, followed by media availability with the Minister and a group photo opportunity.

Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2012
 
Time: 11:45 a.m. PDT
 
Location:
Nanaimo Economic Development Corp.
104 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia

 

For further information:

Rudy Husny
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
613-992-7332

Media Relations
Transport Canada
613-993-0055