The whole western world now looking west. Some history. Economics. Canada having no time to lose. The global economy and how that has affected Canada. How the Pacific is central to Canada's ability to compete and prosper in the century ahead. The disparity of this comment with how most Canadians think. The need to change the perception to regard Canada as a Pacific nation. Canada's core competitive advantage. Some trading figures. Asia's economies. What Canada needs to do to take full advantage of our strategic global position. More trading facts and figures. The challenge. How Canada can gain. A ports strategy and its potential effect. A wake-up call. How British Columbia is acting. Roles of the private sector, and the federal government. What Canadians can do. An appeal to Ontario.
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