Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

April 26, 2012 16:45 ET

Media Advisory: Rob Merrifield to Highlight Benefits to Albertans of Ambitious Canada-European Union Trade Agreement

SPRUCE GROVE, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - April 26, 2012) - The Honourable Rob Merrifield, Chair of the Standing Committee on International Trade and Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, will meet with workers, business leaders and stakeholders to highlight the many benefits an ambitious Canada-EU trade agreement will bring to hard-working Albertans.

Mr. Merrifield will be available to answer questions from the media.

Event: Remarks (open to media), photo opportunity, and media availability
Date: Friday, April 27, 2012
Time: 9 a.m. MT
Location: Livestock Sales Facility, Lewis Farms, 27115A TWP RD 524, Spruce Grove, Alberta

Media representatives are asked to bring government issued I.D.

Contact Information

  • Brian St. Louis
    Office of the Honourable Rob Merrifield
    613-992-1653

    Rudy Husny
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
    Minister of International Trade and Minister
    for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
    613-992-7332

    Trade Media Relations Office
    Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
    613-996-2000
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