WPAC Asian Wood Pellet Conference
February 16, 2021 at
9:07am - 9:14am JST - (7:07pm - 7:14pm EST)
Welcome from the Embassy of Canada to Japan
Speaker Mr. Tracy Reynolds, Minister (Commercial)
Based in Tokyo, Tracy Reynolds is Minister (Commercial) and Senior Trade Commissioner at the Embassy of Canada to Japan. Tracy manage a team of more than 45 trade professionals in five offices across Japan who provide support to companies that are looking at expanding their business relationship in the Japanese market. This includes providing assistance to Canadian exporters of goods and services, support for Canadian Direct Investment Abroad, and working with Japanese companies that are looking at investing in Canada. As Canada’s 4th largest trading partner and its largest source of investment from Asia, Japan is a vital economic partner for Canada.
Previously, Tracy held senior positions in Global Affairs Canada and within Canada’s Privy Council Office and has held trade commissioner postings in several other countries.
While in university Tracy joined the Canadian Armed Forces (Reserves), where he served in various positions as a NCO.
Tracy holds an MA from the University of Saskatchewan.