Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press

Mike Blanchfield is a reporter with The Canadian Press, a national news agency headquartered in Toronto and founded in 1917.

New TPP deal could hurt NAFTA negotiations, auto sector says

American imports into Canada could fall by $3.3 billion under the recently rebooted Trans-Pacific Partnership, the federal government has concluded, sparking fears the new pact could hurt the ongoing NAFTA renegotiation. The text of the 11-country Pacific Rim trade deal—a pact President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of last year—was released late Tuesday, […]

By Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press |February 21, 2018

4 min read

Trudeau responds to latest anti-Canada trade tirade

After President Trump called Canada a "disgrace'' for policies that hurt American farmers, Trudeau responded during conference.

By Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press |April 21, 2017

3 min read