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North American Free Trade Agreement

(In Trade)
April 15, 2019

“We need a trade policy that works for workers, not just the CEOs of large corporations.”


(Daily News)
April 15, 2019

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Mexican Economy Minister Graciela Márquez on Friday discussed steel and aluminum tariffs, an agreement on Mexican tomato exports and a shared belief that the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement should be quickly ratified.


(In Trade)
April 12, 2019

Seade calls the move a “solid step” toward the deal's ratification.


(Daily News)
April 11, 2019

House Ways & Means Committee Democrats on Thursday questioned whether the labor standards in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement would lead to “meaningful change” in Mexican labor practices and called for a strong enforcement mechanism to ensure the new labor standards are followed.


(Daily News)
April 10, 2019

Following a briefing from the AFL-CIO on Wednesday, Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI) said a significant number of Democrats feel tweaks must be made to the text of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and called on the three countries to better explain why re-opening talks “would be so difficult.”


(Daily News)
April 10, 2019

The Mexican Chamber of Deputies is expected this week to pass labor legislation that fully complies with the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, a Mexican official told Inside U.S. Trade.


(In Trade)
April 09, 2019

“Unlike last time, the promises and assurances made to secure support for this trade agreement must be more than just words on a page.”


(In Trade)
April 09, 2019

Laredo, TX, Mayor Pete Saenz: “We can secure border security but not at the expense of commerce and trade.”


(In Trade)
April 08, 2019

Sens. Rubio, Isakson and Perdue, along with a slew of House members, say satisfying them would “provide important support for the USMCA within the agricultural communities we represent.”


(Daily News)
April 05, 2019

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is considering a proposal from Democratic Sens. Ron Wyden (OR) and Sherrod Brown (OH) aimed at boosting confidence that Mexico will adhere to labor commitments in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, according to Senate aides.


(In Trade)
April 05, 2019

“This will supersede USMCA.”


(In Trade)
April 04, 2019

“And I will do it. I don't play games.”


(Daily News)
April 04, 2019

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal this week issued final safeguard recommendations for two of seven types of steel products, referring to U.S. Section 232 tariffs as an “unforeseen development” that has led to higher prices and changes in the global steel landscape.


(Daily News)
April 03, 2019

Congressional Democrats believe President Trump’s threat to shut down the U.S.-Mexico border would hurt his administration’s push to get the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement ratified, lawmakers told Inside U.S. Trade this week.


(Daily News)
April 03, 2019

National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said on Wednesday that legislation aimed at reining in the president’s Section 232 authority will likely be vetoed, citing negotiation leverage among reasons to preserve the executive branch’s power.


(Daily News)
April 03, 2019

After meeting one-on-one with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Tuesday, Congressional Progressive Caucus co-chair Mark Pocan (D-WI) said key changes must be made to the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement itself if the Trump administration wants to gain the support of his contingent, which is one of the largest in Congress.


(Daily News)
April 02, 2019

Several first-term Democrats on Tuesday told U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer that biologics provisions in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement run counter to their goal of lowering drug prices in the U.S.


(Daily News)
April 02, 2019

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) believes the administration will not give lawmakers its Section 232 report on autos because it could “embarrass” the administration, he said on Tuesday.


(Daily News)
April 02, 2019

Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. David MacNaughton on Tuesday said he recommends imposing dollar-for-dollar tariffs in response to the U.S. Section 232 duties on steel and aluminum, contending that a solution must be reached this month if the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement is to be ratified this year.


(Daily News)
April 02, 2019

Democrats' concerns with U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement enforcement cannot be fixed in implementing legislation, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said on Tuesday, suggesting that talks must be re-opened before NAFTA’s replacement can be passed by Congress.


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