‘It’s just a report’: U.S. business groups play down coming analysis of new NAFTA deal

Daniel Dale, Toronto Star, Washington Bureau Chief Thursday, April 4, 2019WASHINGTON—A coalition of businesses pushing Congress to approve the new trade deal with Canada and Mexico says the public shouldn’t put too much stock in this month’s official estimate of the impact of the deal on the U.S. economy.“It’s just a report,” Rick Dearborn, executive […]

New Mexican trade secretary fears USMCA could face opposition in next U.S. Congress

STEPHANIE NOLEN, LATIN AMERICA CORRESPONDENT ERIC ATKINS ADRIAN MORROW, U.S. CORRESPONDENT MEXICO CITY, TORONTO, WASHINGTON Globe and Mail, OCTOBER 29, 2018 Mexico’s incoming trade chief says the new trilateral trade pact with the United States and Canada is far from a done deal, and that she is concerned it will not be passed in the […]

Trump says USMCA trade deal with Mexico and Canada proves tough talk and tariffs work

Damian Paletta, Erica Werner October 1, 2018 – Washington Post President Trump said Monday his successful use of economic threats and other hardball tactics to pressure Canada and Mexico into major trade concessions would serve as a model for future negotiations,putting other world leaders on notice. In a news conference, Trump said he would try […]