Canada’s Consul General in Detroit Closely Watches Trade Issues

Canada and the U.S. are involved in a trade dispute.  On Thursday, Canada asked the World Trade Organization to impose more than $3 billion  in tariffs on the U-S over the disagreement concerning meat imports.

One of the people watching the situation closely is Douglas George.  He’s the Consul General of Canada in Detroit.

George keeps a close eye on how U.S.– Canadian relations play out in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky — especially when it comes to trade.  He recently spoke with WDET’s Jerome Vaughn about another important business: the auto industry.

Image credit: Photo by Jerome Vaughn

About the Author

Jerome Vaughn

News Director & WDET Host, All Things Considered

Jerome Vaughn joined WDET in 1992 to help chronicle Detroit’s comeback and let people around the world know the truth about his hometown.   Follow @jvdet

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