Key ResponsibilitiesRecognizing the importance of trade to the Alberta economy, Alberta has been a strong and consistent supporter of removing barriers to trade within Canada and internationally. As the Ministry responsible for Alberta's overall trade policy, IIR:
- leads Alberta's overall participation in the negotiation of domestic and international trade agreements
- coordinates Alberta's approach to implementing concluded agreements
- manages and defends disputes involving Alberta that may arise under those agreements.
In the NewsHistoric agreement to broaden trade and investment opportunities between Alberta and Punjab, India - January 13, 2014
Alberta signs deal to unlock vast agricultural opportunities in India - January 12, 2014
New West Parternship Celebrates 2nd Anniversary - July 3, 2012