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Ecuador’s future is in mining, and Canada can play a big role, envoy says

By Samantha Wright Allen      

Ambassador Diego Stacey says there’s 'political will' in oil-exporting Ecuador to improve its trade relationship with Canada.

Ecuador Ambassador Diego Stacey says he's been 'very, extremely active' since he arrived in 2017, including helping to bring in direct flights and political consultations between the two countries. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

With Canada as Ecuador’s “main” direct investor through mines and the extractive sector, the Latin American country’s ambassador says he sees opportunity for growth and an increased “political will” to formalize trade relationships.

Samantha Wright Allen

Samantha Wright Allen is a reporter for The Hill Times.
- swallen@hilltimes.com


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