How Will NAFTA Impact the US, Mexico, Canada and China?

The US and Mexico agreed new terms in principle for NAFTA, but Canada is yet to re-join the deal. Experts tell us whether a deal will be signed and how it will affect each nation

David Brenchley 6 September, 2018 | 7:31AM

Donald Trump President of the United State negotiates NAFTA deal with Mexico and Canada trade tariffs

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) took a back seat for the first half of 2018 as testy relations between the US and China dominated trade talks. However, the issue is now firmly front and centre for politicians, and stock markets.

While on the Presidential election trail two years ago, Donald Trump called NAFTA “the single worst trade deal ever approved” in US history. In August 2017, he repeated that claim on Twitter as he began re-negotiation talks with Mexico and Canada.

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David Brenchley

David Brenchley  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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