USMCA Enforcement TImeline

USMCA Enforcement Timeline

USMCA Enforcement Timeline USMCA is not a done deal until it clears some legislative hurdles. On November 30, 2018, the leaders of the United States, Canada, and Mexico signed the US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA), modernizing the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).  Before the […]

When will the USMCA be enforced?

When will the USMCA be enforced? On November 30, 2018, U.S., Mexican, and Canadian leaders signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement at this year’s G-20 meeting.   The USMCA must be ratified by each country’s legislature. As a result, it wouldn’t go into effect until 2020.  President Trump has repeatedly suggested that he may unilaterally […]

USMCA Training

A new NAFTA – USMCA

Join us during a question/answer forum with the President of NASCO, International Trade Law Attorney from Dickinson-Wright LLP, and President/COO of Scarbrough International, Ltd. Learn about the new North American agreement, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). What changes were made? How does it benefit each […]

Trump wants to cancel the old NAFTA

Will NAFTA be canceled before the new USMCA is implemented? President Trump left the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires with some big stuff.  A new China trade truce, the signing of USMCA, and a comment to cancel the old NAFTA ahead of the new pact. […]

USMCA Signed

USMCA Signed by United States, Mexico, Canada

USMCA is Official It is official! Friday, November 30, 2018, neighboring country leaders, United States President Donald Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto were able to come together in Buenos Aires, Argentina during sidelines of the G20 Summit and […]

USMCA Signing

USMCA Signing Tomorrow

An Underwhelming Event The G-20 Leaders Summit occurs tomorrow, November 30, 2018 in Buenos Aires and from what I have read, so far there will not be a large planned ceremony.  In fact, according to CBC News, one day before the Summit begins, “Officials don’t […]

USMCA will be Signed in Buenos Aires

G-20 Summit on November 30 According to Politico.com, Mexico’s Secretary of Economy, Ildefonso Guajardo, said, “The U.S., Mexico and Canada will sign the revamped NAFTA deal on Nov. 30 on the sidelines of the G-20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, even if U.S. tariffs on […]

Will there be a USMCA Signing Party?

Canada says No. Not with Trudeau present anyway. Canada’s ambassador in Washington says Prime Minster Justin Trudeau will not be taking part in any sort of signing ceremony alongside President Trump if steel and aluminum tariffs aren’t lifted first.   According to CBC Canada, “Trudeau […]

21st Century Border Action Plan • USA and Canada

U.S.-Canada Border Improvements The North American Strategy for Competitiveness (NASCO), in partnership with the Business Council of Canada, created the 21st Century Border Action Plan for the U.S.-Canada border. This collaboration recommends regulators on both sides of the Canada-US border prioritize short term recommendations to […]

NASCO supports North American Trade, Scarbrough Supports NASCO

Congrats on the USMCA Scarbrough International, Ltd. just came back from a weekend full of excitement at the NASCO Reunion in Canada. And sure enough, even more excitement after the announcement of the new USMCA! NASCO released a statement applauding the new USMCA, also reiterating […]