Category Archives: Free Trade Agreements

NAFTA. The Trade Deficit(s).

Heather Noggle   November 2, 2017   Comments Off on NAFTA. The Trade Deficit(s).

NAFTA negotiation.  Will it?  Won’t it?  Tune in next week for completely differing information and an ominous tone. NAFTA talks will continue into 2018. The demise of Nafta, a deal that has knit together the North American economy over the last quarter century, would be a heavy blow to all… Read more »

NAFTA News

Heather Noggle   May 29, 2017   Comments Off on NAFTA News

NAFTA is all over the news again. Renegotiate! On May 18, the Administration formally notified Congress of its intent to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). As provided by the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015, this notification triggers a 90-day period before negotiations with… Read more »

FTA News

Heather Noggle   April 27, 2017   Comments Off on FTA News

The US government seems inclined to consider renegotiation of the US/Korea FTA due to a doubled trade deficit and in the wake of the demise of the TPP to also seek a bilateral US/Japan FTA. Rumblings around the web: https://ustr.gov/trade-agreements/free-trade-agreements/korus-fta https://www.commondreams.org/newswire/2017/03/15/unhappy-fifth-anniversary-us-korea-free-trade-agreement-deficit-korea-has http://www.strtrade.com/news-publications-Japan-Korea-FTA-trade-Pence-041917.html http://mansfieldfdn.org/japan-u-s-fta-worth-considering/ Global Wizard’s Shipment Wizard generates the US/Korea… Read more »