• Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council.  They discussed trade issues of mutual interest, including ratification of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive and Economic Trade Agreement, and recent developments with respect to the global trade.The Prime Minister and the President shared perspectives on Canada’s G7 Summit in Charlevoix in June, 2018.They also discussed political developments taking place within the European Union (EU) given the importance of the relationship between Canada and the EU.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - March 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President Moon Jae-In of the Republic of Korea
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with the President Moon Jae-In of the Republic of Korea. The Prime Minister congratulated the President on South Korea’s successful hosting of the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, and the leaders commended the performance of the athletes from the two countries.
    The Briefing Room
    Ottawa, Ontario - March 19, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan. They discussed enhancing Canadian and Jordanian cooperation on international peace and security and affirmed the strong partnership between Canada and Jordan.
    The Briefing Room
    Florida, United States of America - March 18, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany, to discuss cooperation with respect to international crises as well as recent developments related to global steel and aluminum trade.The Prime Minister and the Chancellor shared their mutual concern regarding the poisonings by nerve agent in the United Kingdom and reiterated the importance of NATO members’ solidarity on this matter.They emphasized the importance of the multilateral trading system, and the need to preserve and uphold a rules-based approach to international trade.
    The Briefing Room
    Florida, United States of America - March 16, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Netherlands
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Netherlands. They discussed recent developments with respect to global steel and aluminum trade and the importance of upholding a rules-based approach to international trade.They also spoke about political developments in Europe and on international peace and security cooperation.The Prime Minister and Prime Minister Rutte emphasized the important relationship between Canada and the Netherlands and discussed opportunities for future collaboration.
    The Briefing Room
    Florida, United States of America - March 16, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker
    Yesterday, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, to discuss recent developments related to global steel and aluminum trade.They also spoke of their mutual concern regarding global overcapacity in the steel and aluminum industries and the urgent need to address this situation.The Prime Minister and President Juncker agreed to stay in touch on how to continue defending the interests of Canadian and European businesses and workers.
    The Briefing Room
    Florida, United States of America - March 16, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with Prime Minister Theresa May of the United Kingdom.Prime Minister Trudeau offered his sympathy to the United Kingdom and Prime Minister May regarding the despicable and reckless poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal and Detective Sergeant Nick Bailey. The leaders noted the conversations that have occurred between their governments on this matter, and Prime Minister Trudeau pledged Canada's ongoing commitment to the United Kingdom, our close friend and NATO ally.
    The Briefing Room
    Regina, Saskatchewan - March 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with United States President Donald Trump
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with the President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump.The Prime Minister ‎made the call from Alma, Quebec, where he was touring an aluminum smelter.The leaders discussed a range of Canada-United States issues, including the integrated North American steel and aluminum industries.
    The Briefing Room
    Alma, Quebec - March 12, 2018
  • Prime Minister Speaks with First Ministers on Canada-U.S. Trade Issues
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke today with provincial and territorial premiers to discuss Canada-U.S. trade issues. Canada’s Ambassador to the United States, David MacNaughton, also participated on the call.
    The Briefing Room
    Regina, Saskatchewan - March 9, 2018
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Speaks with Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan
    Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, to discuss a range of Canada-U.S. trade issues.The Prime Minister and Speaker Ryan emphasized the complementary and integrated nature of steel and aluminum industries on both sides of the border. They discussed the importance of maintaining free and open trade between Canada and the United States, and cooperating to address global overcapacity and unfair trade.  
    The Briefing Room
    Toronto, Ontario - March 8, 2018