NAFTA meeting on tap; Mexico doesn"t want to be used to elude U.S. tariffs

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The ministers leading the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) could meet again on Thursday in Washington as they push for quick progress, Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 16th, 2018

Mexico, Canada optimistic about NAFTA despite G20 trade tensions

The finance ministers for Mexico and Canada on Sunday said they were optimistic about NAFTA talks with the United States, even as trade tensions spurred by U.S. tariffs dominated the G20 meeting of world economic leaders in Argentina......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 22nd, 2018

Mexico should seek tariff exclusion before closing NAFTA: steel lobby

Mexico should seek exclusion from U.S. tariffs on steel imports before closing the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the country's steel industry association CANACERO said in a statement on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 29th, 2018

U.S., Mexico planning NAFTA talks on Thursday: sources

The United States and Mexico plan to hold ministerial-level NAFTA trade talks on Thursday in Washington, the second such meeting within a week as efforts are ramped up to seal a deal on updating the 24-year old accord, two sources said......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 30th, 2018

U.S. isolated at G7 meeting as tariffs prompt retaliation

WASHINGTON/WHISTLER, British Columbia (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump told Canada and the European Union on Friday to do more to bring down their trade surpluses, a day after hitting them and Mexico with import tariffs on steel and aluminum......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2018

Mexico says no date set for next NAFTA ministerial meeting

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Thursday that there is no date set for the next North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) ministerial meeting, but added that his technical negotiating team was in Washington......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Mexico Doesn"t See Nafta Talks Wrapping Up Before Deadline

Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said that he doesn’t expect an agreement on the North American Free Trade Agreement to be reached by Thursday, although Mexico is continuing negotiations with the U.S. and Canada toward an accord......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 15th, 2018

Mexico says won"t be rushed into bad NAFTA deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Friday that there will be a trilateral NAFTA meeting at 1 p.m. Eastern Time with his U.S. and Canadian counterparts, even as he warned against rushing a new deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 11th, 2018

Tariff delays; Apple earnings; Fed meeting

1. Tariff delays: President Donald Trump has approved another month of relief from steel and aluminum tariffs for key allies, including the European Union, Canada and Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 1st, 2018

Meeting eyed for NAFTA ministers on Thursday in Washington

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Category: topSource: reutersApr 16th, 2018

Nafta agreement could come in weeks, Pence and Trudeau say in Peru

The vice president also said that the topic of funding for US President Donald Trump's proposed wall on the US border with Mexico did not come up in Pence's meeting with Mexican President.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 15th, 2018

U.S., Mexico and Canada hasten NAFTA talks as elections loom: Pena Nieto

LIMA/MEXICO (Reuters) - The United States, Mexico and Canada will expedite NAFTA talks in a push to reach a deal in coming weeks, Mexico's president said on Saturday after a meeting with the U.S. vice president and Canadian prime minister......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2018

Wall Street falls on U.S.-China trade tariff standoff

On Wall Street the S&P and the Dow closed lower on Monday after a round of U.S.-China trade tariffs kicked in, dampening last week's hopes for a resolution and investors waited for an interest rate hike ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting......»»

Category: topSource: reuters7 hr. 27 min. ago

Wall Street falls as U.S.-China tariffs kick in

Wall Street's three main indexes were lower on Monday after a new round of U.S.-China trade tariffs kicked in and investors expected an interest rate hike a day ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day meeting......»»

Category: topSource: reuters8 hr. 12 min. ago

Dow Drops 27 Points as Tariffs, Fed Take Center Stage

The market looks set for a lower open Monday morning, as new penalties on Chinese goods are set to take effect and investors look ahead to this week’s FOMC meeting......»»

Category: topSource: barrons13 hr. 42 min. ago

Canada PM says informal NAFTA talks likely in next few days at U.N.

U.S. and Canadian officials trying to reach a deal on NAFTA are "very likely" to hold informal talks on the sidelines of a major U.N. meeting in the next few days, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 23rd, 2018

Mexico will seek deal with Canada if NAFTA talks fail: Lopez Obrador

Mexico's incoming government will pursue a bilateral deal with Canada if talks to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement falter, Mexican president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 21st, 2018

Adviser says U.S. close to Mexico-only NAFTA deal, Canada unmoved

The United States is getting "very, very close" to having to move forward on its trade deal with Mexico without Canada, White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 21st, 2018

NAFTA deal not yet in sight, Canada stands firm on auto tariffs

Canada and the United States showed scant sign on Thursday of closing a deal to revamp NAFTA, and Canadian officials made clear Washington needed to withdraw a threat of possible autos tariffs, sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2018

NAFTA Talks Race Against Mexico"s Deadline

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland was in Washington, D.C. Wednesday to continue talks on a trade deal between the U.S. and Canada. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 19th, 2018

China set to convene meeting on Tuesday to discuss response to U.S. tariffs - Bloomberg

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Category: topSource: reutersSep 17th, 2018