NAFTA Parties Prepare for August Negotiations Launch in Washington

August 3, 2017

Canada, Mexico, and the United States are preparing for the formal launch of negotiations to upgrade the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) – a process that is due to begin in less than two weeks. The 16-20 August round will be held in Washington, with reports from the Canadian Press citing unnamed sources in suggesting that this will be the first of seven rounds planned for this year alone, whose locations will alternate among parties.

 

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Topics: REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS (RTAS)

Agreements: NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (NAFTA)

Regions: NORTH AMERICA

Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

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