January 23, 2017 / 5:51 PM / 7 months ago

BRIEF-Canada PM should not be enormously worried about Trump trade message, says Trump advisor

Jan 23 (Reuters) - Blackstone Group Lp

* Trump business advisor Schwarzman says u.s. Has unusually positive view of Canada

* Things should go well for Canada in negotiations with u.s., says advisor; says Canada very well positioned for talks with u.s.

* Not all Americans realize sheer amount of U.S.-Canada commercial linkages - adviser

* Very low risk of Canada suffering collateral damage in NAFTA trade talks, says Trump adviser

* U.S. administration is expansionist, would be consistent if it were positive about Keystone XL pipeline, says Trump adviser

* Other nations with large trade deficits will be more of an area of focus for trump; Canada has a very special status, says Trump adviser Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by David Ljunggren)

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