Trump writes letter to Mexico president elect

About the Letter President Trump wrote a letter to Mexico’s president elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, stating he was looking forward to working together and building a close relationship. The letter is the newest step in a better relationship between Mexico and the United States.   […]

Mexico won’t make a separate trade deal with U.S.

Mexico will not make an independent deal with the U.S. Mexican officials made it clear to their Canadian partners not to take anything away from their trade negotiators and the Americans meeting bilaterally Friday (July 27) in Washington.  The new government in Mexico City isn’t […]

Possible Retaliation Tariffs from India and European Union

The European Union and India have just separately announced planned tariffs that target over $7 billion in annual exports from the United States in response to the USA tariffs on U.S. imports of steel and aluminum.  In recent news, the United States imposed anti-dumping taxes […]

6th Round of NAFTA Negotiations Update

Minor Progress As we all know, the sixth round of NAFTA re-negotiations closed out in Montreal at the end of January with what’s being called “minor progress.” This was number six of seven rounds scheduled for the renegotiation and modernization of NAFTA, which began on August […]

Robert Lighthizer

Trump Chooses U.S. Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer

Trump Chooses U.S. Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer The presidential transition team announced that President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Robert Lighthizer as U.S. trade representative.  According to, “The nominee “served under President Ronald Reagan as Deputy United States Trade Representative, playing a major role in […]