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USMCA update puts Canada in the role of labour watchdog for Mexico

John Irwin, Automotive News Canada March 2, 2020 Late changes made to the new North American trade pact place Canada into the role of an “honest broker” to assess whether Mexico’s manufacturing operations compl...

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From NAFTA to USMCA: Inside the tense negotiations that saved North American trade

ADRIAN MORROW, U.S. CORRESPONDENT BARRIE MCKENNA STEPHANIE NOLEN, LATIN AMERICA CORRESPONDENT WASHINGTON, OTTAWA AND MEXICO CITY October 5, 2018 – Globe and Mail On the morning of Sunday, Sept. 30, the e-mail c...

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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 conces...

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New Trade Pact Spares U.S. Auto Makers From Tariffs but Adds Restrictions

The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement eases uncertainty about the Trump administration’s trade policies, helping auto makers move forward with factory investments Chester Dawson and Adrienne Roberts The Wall Street ...

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Inside the USMCA deal: How homemade brisket and a last-minute concession brought relief

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Monday she warned at the start of the trade talks last year there would be moments of drama: ‘And there have been’ Tom Blackwell – Financial Post October 1, 2018...