Critics of law maintained dispute settlement clauses would give too much power to multinationals at cost of independence of EU member states.
He says Canada is working with the U.S. to solve the tit-for-tat tariff dispute; won’t make one set of negotiations contingent on another.
…but experts suggest it could take years to finalize an agreement with the 10-nation bloc.
Carr says China’s interest in so many Canadian products could ultimately lead to a comprehensive agreement.
Marcelo Ebrard offered few details Monday on the timing of the trade pact’s ratification.
Trudeau says despite “reciprocal” clause in deal, Canada can do business with whom it pleases.
Provision requires an USMCA member country to provide notice to the other two partners if it plans free trade talks with a “non-market” economy.
The new deal is preferable to economic chaos.
Includes provisions for binding dispute resolution and labour mobility enforcement.
No sign of progress on US complaints Beijing steals technology, industry development plans violate free-trade commitments.
Conservative MP says supply management is preventing Canada from reaching a NAFTA deal.
Trump met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Oval Office.
Covers a third of the global economy and markets of more than 600 million people.
The plan has infuriated fervent Brexit supporters.
It also reduced its forecast for the 19-country eurozone.