Canada's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, October 6, 2021. REUTERS/Patrick Doyle/Files
Oct 14 (Reuters) - Canada is concerned about the challenges facing global supply chains and is watching the country's ports very closely, Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Thursday.
Freeland, speaking to reporters in Washington after meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund, said Canadians should be confident in the strength of the domestic economic recovery.
Reporting by David Ljunggren and Julie Gordon Editing by Chris Reese