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North American Free Trade Agreement

(Daily News)
September 06, 2019

The U.S. International Trade Commission did not meet its obligations under U.S. law when it calculated antidumping and countervailing duties on Canadian softwood lumber, a North American Free Trade Agreement panel ruled on Thursday.


(Daily News)
September 05, 2019

Mexican Ambassador to the U.S. Martha Bárcena on Wednesday suggested that Mexico, Canada and the U.S. take preparatory steps toward establishing a dispute-settlement roster for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement ahead of U.S. ratification, recognizing some U.S. lawmakers' concerns over the deal's enforceability.


(In Trade)
September 05, 2019

In the Missouri Farm Bureau video, farmers call on "Trump Man” and “Nancy” to get the deal ratified.


(Daily News)
September 04, 2019

As Congress prepares to return to work next week following a lengthy recess, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has yet to submit formal, comprehensive counterproposals to the House Democrats’ U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement working group, according to a House Ways & Means Committee spokeswoman.


(Daily News)
September 04, 2019

LINCOLN, NE -- If the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement manages to pass a divided Congress, it will be thanks in large part to the U.S. agriculture industry, a politically crucial constituency that has almost universally supported and lobbied aggressively for the new deal even as many farmers and other producers acknowledge it will mostly preserve the status quo.


(In Trade)
September 04, 2019

“There’s serious reform that I want to see at the Ex-Im Bank before I’m going to support reauthorization,” he said, adding he was prepared to work with the bank's president on those changes.


(In Trade)
September 04, 2019

Rep. DeLauro: Administration efforts to win House Democrats’ support for USMCA likely to “seep into next year.”


(Daily News)
September 03, 2019

Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) will not vote for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement in its current form, he said on Tuesday, adding it was “very unlikely” any changes could be made to the pact to win his support.


(Daily News)
August 30, 2019

AUBURN, NE – Representatives of Nebraska farm groups put the frustration of their members front and center on Thursday in a public event with Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), calling on Congress and the administration to address trade concerns and pursue additional markets 


(Daily News)
August 29, 2019

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and a delegation of U.S. labor leaders are set to visit Mexico City next week to seek “guarantees” from President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and other officials that Mexico will uphold its obligations and dedicate necessary resources outlined in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.


(Daily News)
August 29, 2019

YORK, NE -- Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), a member of the House Ways & Means Committee, said on Wednesday that he believes the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement has enough support in the House to pass if and when it comes to a vote.


(In Trade)
August 27, 2019

"Tell them, when they get back to Capitol Hill in a few weeks, that they need to tell Speaker Nancy Pelosi to put the USMCA on the floor and vote it."


(In Trade)
August 27, 2019

“If Congress were to enact legislation lowering the domestic data exclusivity period to less than ten years, then the parties could amend the agreement.”


(Daily News)
August 27, 2019

DES MOINES, IA -- A burgeoning deal with Japan would account for 90 percent of what U.S. agriculture producers lost when the U.S. pulled out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said on Monday.


(In Trade)
August 22, 2019

Pence said the deal would lead to a “boundless future” for American energy.


(Daily News)
August 20, 2019

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) does not believe an “early harvest” deal between the U.S. and Japan would need to be approved by Congress and contends the U.S. should not be concerned with the integrity of the Good Friday Agreement when it considers the prospects of a trade deal with the United Kingdom, he said Tuesday.


(In Trade)
August 19, 2019

“I stressed to her what our members are feeling out here, both mental and fiscal stress out here in the countryside.”


(Daily News)
August 16, 2019

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has told House lawmakers he is committed to examining the ins and outs of U.S. de minimis policy, a concern for many due in part to a provision in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.


(In Trade)
August 14, 2019

“Given the president’s discomfort with the truth, a word from the president that he will change this after we approve, I have to assume is a lie,” said first-term Rep. Sean Casten (IL).


(In Trade)
August 14, 2019

Deputy USTR C.J. Mahoney is scheduled to deliver a keynote address during the Sept. 11 event.


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