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Booming Canada-Wales trade leads to new diplomatic office opening in Montreal

By Shruti Shekar      

The new Welsh office will be located in Montreal. Movements in the diplomatic corps include the arrival of the new Icelandic ambassador and the departure of Saint Kitts and Nevis' high commissioner.

The office of U.K. High Commissioner to Canada Susan le Jeune d'Allegeershecque says the British consulate in Montreal will house the new Welsh office. Photograph courtesy of the U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office

With a 70 per cent increase in the past year in trade between Wales and Canada, the British High Commission is opening a new office for the territory that forms part of Great Britain in Montreal to capitalize on burgeoning opportunities.

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