Good News: “Goodbye Nafta, Hello USMCA, Trump’s “Wonderful New Trade Deal””

…US trade rep Robert Lighthizer and Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced last night that Canada and the US had successfully agreed on a sweeping revision of the Nafta trade accord (an agreement that had been reached with Mexico’s outgoing PRI government weeks ago), maneuvering the final leg of the new trilateral deal, which will henceforth be known as the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, into place. The US heralded the deal by proclaiming that it would mean “freer markets, fairer trade and robust economic growth.” After both President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister reportedly approved the agreement, markets rejoiced, sparking rallies in the loonie, Mexican peso and US stock futures.

https://www.prisonplanet.com/goodbye-nafta-hello-usmca-trumps-wonderful-new-trade-deal.html

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