Canada's External Relations

  • Period: to

    World War 1

  • Canada became a member of the League of Nations

  • Canada was recognized as a separate nation from Britain for the first time.

    At the Paris Peace Conference
  • The Great Depression

  • Period: to

    World War 2

  • Canada signed the North Atlantic Treaty.

  • The Canada- US Automotive Products Agreement was made.

  • Pierre Trudeau was elected.

  • Canada had three main trading partners.

    Britain, and the US, originally, and Japan in recent years.
    All three were officially trading partners for the first time at approximately 1975.
  • The Canada- US FTA expanded to include Mexico in the NAFTA.

    FTA= Canada- US Free Trade Agreement
    NAFTA= North American Free Trade Agreement