Canada's ports are an integral part of her national transportation system and essential to the export performance and ability to compete in world markets. Increasingly, ports are subject to a number of pressures that could affect this ability. Rapidly changing trading patterns, the globalization of the marketplace, and, most particularly, competition from American ports all pose competitive challenges to which Canadian ports must be able to respond in a positive and timely fashion. This report looks at future competitiveness regarding ports in Canada.

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    • Text in English and French. French ed. on the same fiche.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Library of Parliament, Canada

    Research Branch
    Ottawa, Ontario,   Canada 
  • Authors:
    • Christopher, J
  • Publication Date: 1993


  • English

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  • Pagination: 27 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00716407
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0660156385
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SSC-YM32-2-36E
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 31 2003 12:00AM