Trump Sets Sights on China After Completing New Nafta

President Trump, after arm-twisting Mexico and Canada to update the region’s free-trade zone, will now turn his attention to the greater challenge of winning concessions from Chinese President Xi Jinping. Mr. Trump celebrated on Friday the signing of the new North American trade pact on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit of advanced and…

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Trump Aims to Model New Trade Deals on Revised Nafta

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration aims to step up trade talks with other countries, using its new pact with Canada and Mexico as a template to redefine rules on everything from foreign exchange and labor markets to how U.S. partners do business with China. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer called the new North American trade deal a “paradigm-shifting…

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U.S. and Canada Reach Nafta Deal

The U.S. and Canada reached a dramatic, last-minute deal late Sunday night on revising the North American Free Trade Agreement, lifting a cloud of uncertainty over the quarter-century-old continental commercial bloc. The pending agreement will allow Canada to join an accord reached in late August between the U.S. and Mexico and diminishes the prospects for…

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US and Canada Reach Trade Deal to Keep Nafta Trilateral

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Canadian Dollar Rises to Four-Month High Before Nafta Deadline

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US and Canada Are Close to Reaching Nafta Deal This Weekend

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Mexico, U.S. to Release Draft of Bilateral, Renegotiated Nafta Friday

Mexico’s president-elect said he will push to keep Canada in the North American Free Trade Agreement, as Mexican officials scrambled to try to broker a last-minute deal between Washington and Ottawa. “There is still time to achieve a trilateral agreement,” Mexican President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Friday after speaking with Canadian Prime Minister Justin…

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U.S., Canada Face Tough Issues as They Resume Nafta Talks

The U.S. and Canada will resume efforts on Wednesday to resolve issues holding up a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland is set to meet U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Washington after the U.S. and Mexico last week agreed to terms on their portion of the trilateral accord.…

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Trump to Test High-Pressure Negotiating Style as U.S.-Canada Nafta Talks Resume

President Trump this week will put his bare-knuckles negotiating strategy to a new test, as his aides resume efforts to persuade Canada to sign on to his vision for overhauling the North American Free Trade Agreement, the pact he has long branded a disaster. Mr. Trump set the stage for talks slated to reopen on…

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