Global growth was already slated to slip to 3.5% next year from 3.7%.
Has yet to confirm Trump’s claim Beijing committed to cut auto tariffs, buy more American farm exports.
Only postponing US tariff hikes on Chinese goods for 90 days while the two sides negotiate.
Jerry Dias wants GM to reverse plans to cut more than 14,000 jobs, including 2,500 production workers in Oshawa, Ont.
The US president thinks tariffs on foreign imports will discourage companies like GM from shuttering US plants.
Robert Lighthizer complained that China slaps 40 per cent tariffs on U.S. auto imports.
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.
Dairy farmers expressed dissatisfaction with the new trade deal.
A group of Republicans is demanding language pertaining to worker protections based on gender, sexual orientation, be removed.
The Liberals have been championing changes to the World Trade Organization (WTO), which has drawn the ire of US President Donald Trump.
Xi and Trump are due to meet this month at a gathering of the Group of 20 major economies in Argentina.
With a majority of the seats in the House of Representatives in January, Democrats hint at a go-slow approach.
Britain wants to seal a deal this fall, so that Parliament has time to vote on it before the UK leaves the bloc on March 29.
Shipments have been resilient as Traders rush to beat a US tariff hike planned for January.
An end to tariffs on steel and aluminum was not part of the USMCA.