Farmers in the Midwest are anxious about NAFTA

Uncertainty over trade is the last thing they need Print edition | United States Jun 29th 2017 | CHICAGO “I HAVE always told you that I will either renegotiate or terminate NAFTA,” said President Donald Trump at a recent rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He had been about to pull out of the North [...]

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Facing Trump, Mexicans Think the Unthinkable: Leaving Nafta

By ELISABETH MALKINJAN. 24, 2017 Source: New York Times. MEXICO CITY — Not long ago, any suggestion that Mexico might walk away from the North American Free Trade Agreement would have been met with utter disbelief. That was before Donald J. Trump was elected president of the United States. Free trade is a [...]

By |2017-01-25T12:13:12-06:00January 25th, pm125|NAFTA|0 Comments

How has NAFTA affected the U.S. economy?

NAFTA's Economic Impact Authors: James McBride, Senior Online Writer/Editor, Economics, and Mohammed Aly Sergie Updated: July 26, 2016 Introduction The North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, is a three-country accord negotiated by the governments of Canada, Mexico, and the United States that entered into force in January 1994. NAFTA’s terms, which were implemented [...]

By |2017-01-14T13:52:22-06:00January 14th, pm114|NAFTA|0 Comments

Advantages of NAFTA Donald Trump ignores

By Kimberly Amadeo Updated December 08, 2016 NAFTA created the world’s largest free trade area of 450 million people. It's an economic powerhouse of $20.08 trillion, as measured by Gross Domestic Product (GDP). That's because it links the economies of the United States ($17.97 trillion), Canada ($1.6 trillion), and Mexico ($2.2 trillion). That trade area is greater [...]

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North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) – Facts

NAFTA Partners: Canada and the United States implemented a free trade pact in 1989. In 1994, NAFTA broadened the free trade area to include Mexico. NAFTA Economy: Today NAFTA covers a North American economy with a combined output of US$17.0 trillion. NAFTA Population: The NAFTA region is home to 444.1 million people, 33.3 million [...]

By |2017-01-14T11:54:31-06:00December 1st, pm1201|NAFTA|0 Comments

What Trump ignores about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

U.S. exports to Canada and Mexico support more than three million American jobs and U.S. trade with NAFTA partners has unlocked opportunity for millions of Americans by supporting Made-in-America jobs and exports. As the U.S.’ two largest export markets, Canada and Mexico buy more Made-in-America goods and services than any other countries in the [...]

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