The Canadian Press

2002-03-20 | Lumber-Talks

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Pierre Pettigrew wasn't happy with new US duties on Canadian softwood imports. The US government issued the duties despite weeks of negotiations with Canada. The international trade minister announced his displeasure after talks with the US broke down on March 22nd.

Date: 2002-03-20
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 29 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I have to tell you that type honestly find a final determination of twenty nine percent obscene in the context in the in which we are I am sorry that the American administration did not find the nerve to confront its protectionist softwood lumber producers I am sorry for Canadian workers and their communities who and, will that we'll have to live these punitive measures >>

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