Canada has always been a strong supporter of China's accession to the WTO.
.. We look forward to playing a constructive role in helping complete China's accession.
We're working on accession to the WTO very actively.
We still have several countries with which we need to conclude agreements and possibly that will happen next year.
Western Europe GDP per capita - not taking into account the new accession counties - was lower in 2001 relative to that of the US than any time since the 1960's.