Pressured by Trump, Mexico ready to discuss NAFTA rules in US talks

By Dave Graham MEXICO CITY, Jan 25 : Under pressure from President Donald Trump, Mexico is preparing to discuss changes to trade rules about a product’s country of origin to try to avoid a disruptive fight with the United States over commerce. As the two countries begin a difficult new relationship, Mexico sees possible common […]

Canada to Mexico on NAFTA: you might be on your own

By David Ljunggren CALGARY, Alberta, Jan 24 : Canada will focus on preserving its US trade ties during talks to renegotiate NAFTA and may not be able to help Mexico avoid being targeted by the Trump administration, Canadian government sources say. “We love our Mexican friends. But our national interests come first and the friendship […]

Reopening NAFTA could revive debate over what makes a car ‘American’

By Bernie Woodall DETROIT, Jan 24 : Some of the most popular and profitable vehicles sold in the United States by Detroit’s automakers are imported from Mexico, a reality that highlights the risks for the auto industry as the Trump administration pushes to overhaul trade policy. President Donald Trump has scheduled a breakfast today with […]

Canada, Mexico leaders to discuss NAFTA strategy this weekend – source

By David Ljunggren OTTAWA, Nov 18 : The leaders of Mexico and Canada will hold talks this weekend on the potential impact that a Donald Trump presidency could have on the NAFTA trade pact, a source close to the matter said. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto will meet on the […]