Coming Soon – “New Frontiers: Business Across Borders”

Coming Soon – “New Frontiers: Business Across Borders”

The CTCC is about Know How. The Canada Texas Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the launch of a new series of educational articles on international expansion called “New Frontiers: Business Across Borders.” The series will feature insights and know-how from our leadership team and advisory board. Don’t miss the series. Follow this site and subscribe to the newsletter.

Cross-Border PE Investment Panel

Cross-Border PE Investment Panel

Doug McCullough (law partner at McCullough Sudan and director of the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce) moderated panel on Cross-border investing featuring Ardenton Capital Private Equity Director, Brendan Achariyakosol; Consulate of Canada Consul and Senior Trade Commissioner, Dina Santos; BMO Capital Markets Managing Director of the M&A Group, Cameron Hewes; and Blake, Cassels & Graydon, Alberta Partner, Dan Jankovic. The event was...

Due Diligence for Political and Trade Risk Considerations for North American Cross-border Transactions

Due Diligence for Political and Trade Risk Considerations for North American Cross-border Transactions

Introduction On November 30, 2018, the United States, Canada, and Mexico agreed to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (“NAFTA”) with the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (“USMCA”). The new agreement has been marked by fraught negotiations provisions, resulting in a heightened sense of trade uncertainty for the middle market. In the past, President Trump had threatened to pull...

Canada-U.S. Trade: Looking Across the Northern Border

Canada-U.S. Trade: Looking Across the Northern Border

“We’re more than friends and neighbors and allies; we are kin, who together have built the most productive relationship between any two countries in the world today.” – President Reagan, welcome ceremony remarks at the Shamrock Summit, Quebec City, March 17, 1985 Introduction Despite being one of our closest friends and neighbors, our biggest trade partner, and one of our...

Chamber Statement on the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA)/Canada–United States–Mexico Agreement (CUSMA)

Chamber Statement on the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA)/Canada–United States–Mexico Agreement (CUSMA)

DALLAS/HOUSTON – After several months of contested negotiations over the modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which came into force in 1994, the United States, Canada and Mexico have concluded discussions and have agreed to proceed with ratification of the new USMCA/CUSMA.  Over the last three years, the many businesses engaging in trade between Texas and  Canada...

Greetings from New Consul General Rachel McCormick

Greetings from New Consul General Rachel McCormick

Rachel McCormick Mom, proud Canadian, energy and environment policy wonk, prairie girl.  If challenged to describe myself in ten words or less, that is how I would do it. When I became Canada’s Consul General to the South Central United States, I knew it would be a good fit.  I was just finishing five years heading the energy and environment...

Join the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce

Join the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce

We would love to invite you to join us as a member. Membership opportunities for the 2020 year are now available in two different categories.  By joining now, you will pay your prorated membership for 2019 and the full price for 2020.   This membership will allow you to join the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce professional forum dedicated to companies, entrepreneurs...