The federal government has announced a multi-million-dollar investment for the Port of Montreal, meant to facilitate exports following a new trade deal with Europe.
In a press conference Tuesday morning, federal Infrastructure Minister Denis Lebel said it’s important for the port to expand because the Canadian economy depends on exportation.
Ottawa will contribute $43.7 million to the overhaul. The Montreal Port Authority will cover the balance of the cost, which totals $132 million. Click here to read more.