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North American Free Trade Agreement

(Daily News)
March 22, 2019

As Mexico's government works to implement a package of labor reforms called for in the U.S.-Canada-Mexico Agreement, several different proposals are under consideration in the Mexican Congress -- and opposition in the business community is mounting.


(In Trade)
March 22, 2019

USMCA, he writes, “presents a unique opportunity for the United States and Canada to come to an agreement to terminate provincial wine taxation and regulation schemes that discourage Canadians from buying N.Y. wines.”


(In Trade)
March 22, 2019

Kenneth Smith Ramos suggests the battle over the deal's ratification could include requests for “concessions that have nothing to do with the USMCA,” such as tax policy changes or an increase in the federal minimum wage.


(In Trade)
March 21, 2019

The group said it “supports following the Trade Promotion Authority process and will work closely with Democrats and Republicans and the Administration to build the necessary support to pass a USMCA bill that will sustain free trade in North America and open new markets.”


(Daily News)
March 20, 2019

As discussions on how to resolve a Section 232 tariff dispute with Canada and Mexico continue, sources say a host of factors could keep the restrictions in place for some time, with President Trump insisting that quotas or tariffs be applied despite pushback from both countries and the prospect of further complications for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.


(In Trade)
March 19, 2019

No word yet on witnesses for the March 26 hearing.


(Daily News)
March 14, 2019

The largest U.S. labor federation is calling for significant changes to the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and warning that if the deal is voted on “prematurely,” it will mobilize opposition forces as it did for prior free trade agreements.


(Daily News)
March 14, 2019

Mexico’s top economic and labor officials arrived in Washington, DC, on Wednesday to discuss the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and Section 232 issues with the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and Capitol Hill, Inside U.S. Trade has learned.


(Daily News)
March 13, 2019

A handful of Democrats on Wednesday called a meeting with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer generally constructive, but most said the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement did not yet have enough support to pass.


(Daily News)
March 12, 2019

Several members of the New Democrat Coalition said on Tuesday that while significant concerns about the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement remain, they hope to ensure the deal is passed before an August recess.


(In Trade)
March 11, 2019

"Seven-figure" campaign planned for Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC.


(In Trade)
March 11, 2019

USMCA expected to be a key issue for the pro-trade bloc.


(Daily News)
March 11, 2019

The chief negotiators for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement last week squared off over issues related to de minimis levels, steel and aluminum tariffs and changes to the deal’s state-to-state dispute settlement provisions.


(Daily News)
March 08, 2019

A senior White House official on Friday pushed back against claims that the U.S. and the European Union were far apart in early trade talks.


(In Trade)
March 07, 2019

The report says the deal would provide a “modest” increase in market access for U.S. farmers


(Daily News)
March 05, 2019

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said on Tuesday that the removal of Section 232 tariffs on Canada and Mexico was the “first step” toward the passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, after which some Democratic concerns about the deal's environmental and labor provisions would have to be “accommodated.”


(In Trade)
March 05, 2019

“While some progress has been made, it is clear from current auto company investments abroad, that more work needs to be done to make this agreement enforceable and meaningful to our members and their job security.”


(In Trade)
March 04, 2019

First up is a package of labor reforms, which could be approved before Mexico's Congress adjourns in late April.


(In Trade)
March 01, 2019

The USTR is also set to host European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström on March 6.


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