Canada's Trudeau under growing pressure to get NAFTA deal done
Updated : September 19, 2018 08:30 AM IST
Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland will hold fresh talks on the North American Free Trade Agreement with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Washington on Wednesday as a US-imposed deadline of Oct. 1 looms.
The United States takes 75 percent of Canada’s goods exports and President Donald Trump is threatening to impose tariffs on autos.
Trump came to power last year threatening to tear up NAFTA unless major changes were made to a pact he blames for the loss of manufacturing jobs.
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