Canada, Mexico and the United States concluded, in Montreal on January 29, the sixth round of renegotiation and modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

According to news reports, negotiators reached agreement on a NAFTA chapter focusing on anti-corruption, and were nearing completion on several other sections.

In a closing statement United States Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer …


 

On January 23rd, Canada and the ten other members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership concluded discussions on a new Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). 

The CPTPP will give Canadian exporters from a broad range of sectors, new preferential access to important markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

The parties are working towards signing the agreement by early March …