USMCA to replace NAFTA

  • Caryn Livingston
  • October 5, 2018
  • Update
The United States, Mexico, and Canada have finally agreed on concrete parameters of a new trade agreement that will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). Signing is expected in two months, and the agreement will take effect on 1 January 2020. Some highlights: The new deal requires […]

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