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1496 - John Cabot Lands in Newfoundland
1600 - First Permanent Settlement Established by Samuel de Champlain
1660 - Radisson and des Groseillier prevented from setting up their own company by there French government.
1670 - Formation of Hudson's Bay Company
1779 - Formation of the North West Company
1816 - Canadian Fur Trade Banned in the US
1821 - Major Fur Trade Companies Merge
1840 - Silk Beats Beaver Pelts in Europe
1885 - The Canadian Pacific Railway
1950 - Japan Enters North American Markets
1993 -Canada signed the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
1994 - Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA)
2009 - Canada established a Free Trade Agreement with the European Free Trade Association.
2013 - Canada is negotiating with Nigeria and Ghana in the area of Extractive Industries, Mining, and Infrastructure.
2013 - Canada is negotiating trade agreements with China, Japan and South Korea in the area of Information and communication technologies
1670 - HBC obtains trading rights for Rupert's Land
1713 - Treaty of Ultrecht
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