Negotiators from the United States and Mexico have reportedly struck a “preliminary” deal to overhaul the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement; fulfilling the President’s key campaign promise to revamp the nation’s outdated trade policies.
“The United States and Mexico have reached agreement to revise key portions of the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement and a preliminary deal could be announced on Monday, a crucial step toward revamping a trade pact that has appeared on the brink of collapse during the past year of negotiations,” writes the New York Times.
A big deal looking good with Mexico!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 27, 2018
According to insiders, the new agreement addresses concerns raised by the White House regarding the automobile industry, construction, and protecting American workers.
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