Fourth Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)

November 1, 2013

    1. The fourth round of negotiations for an Economic Partnership Agreement between Japan and Canada will be held in Ottawa from Tuesday, November 12 to Thursday, November 14.
    2. The meeting will be attended by, on the Japanese side, Mr. Jun Yokota, Ambassador in charge of Economic Diplomacy (Chief Delegate) and representatives from other relevant ministries, and on the Canadian side, Mr. Ian Burney, Assistant Deputy Minister for Trade Agreements and Negotiations, Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (Chief Negotiator) and representatives from other relevant departments.

* The foregoing is a provisional translation. The date indicated above denotes the date of issue of the original press release in Japanese.