Add Trump’s inflammatory rhetoric and trade tensions with Canada, NAFTA talks may be in long-term limbo.
Canada says no, insists the NAFTA pact must be a trilateral deal.
Lighthizer warns time is running short, bilateral deals a possibility.
Lighthizer’s office eventually reiterated support for a three-country NAFTA.
US trade czar floats doing a bilateral with Mexico and continuing negotiations with Canada.
Look at your supply chain to determine how exposed your business would become.
…But the US president says it’s too early to give up on efforts to renegotiate a NAFTA deal with Canada and Mexico.
Biggest bilateral trade deal would add 0.5% to EU’s economic output.
With 17 specific government-to-government issues dealt with Canada and China appear to be setting the stage for free trade talks.
Canada and China expanded co-operation Feb. 8 with agreements to boost bilateral investment and promote energy exports to China as Ottawa seeks to diversify its oil sales.