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

OTTAWA, July 11, 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 Vancouver, 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:   Thursday, July 12, 2012
     
Time:   11:45 a.m. PDT
     
Location:   Minister's Regional Office
300 West Georgia Street, Suite 212
Library Square Tower
Vancouver, B.C.

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