NAFTA trade ministers to square off over hard-line U.S. demandsOct. 17
The ministers leading NAFTA negotiations wrapped up the latest round of high-level talks after Canada and Mexico rejected what they see as hardline proposals by the U.S. The three countries agreed to extend talks to retool the trade pact into early 2018.
VW's Seat delays naming new SUV amid Spain's Catalonia crisisOct. 17
With Spain's media focused on the political crisis over Catalonia, VW's Spanish division Seat has decided to delay announcing the name of its new midsize SUV model.
U.S. offers little reassurance on NAFTAOct. 16
Lobbyists expressed concern that extreme U.S. positions could make a NAFTA deal impossible, with the potential that beneficial trading benefits for industries in all three countries could end.
Grim reality of NAFTA talks sets in after tough U.S. demandsOct. 15
Negotiators from Canada and Mexico grappled with U.S. demands to drastically alter NAFTA as talks over renewal of the pact vilified by President Donald Trump ran through a fourth straight day.
U.S. unveils proposal to boost autos content in NAFTA, report saysOct. 13
The United States has formally unveiled proposals to boost the amount of regional content that autos must contain to qualify for NAFTA tariff-free access, sources told Reuters.
U.S. seeks to include steel, aluminum in NAFTA autos rulesOct. 13
The Trump administration is seeking to use NAFTA to boost the United States steel and other basic materials industries by proposing stricter automotive content rules.
Canada, Mexico pledge trade unity as Trump threatens NAFTAOct. 13
The leaders of Mexico and Canada presented a united front for trade talks with Donald Trump, committing to continued trilateral negotiations over NAFTA.
Not much stock in UK joining NAFTAOct. 16
Could the post-Brexit UK join NAFTA? There's talk about it across the pond, but don't count on it.
Trump could envision U.S. trade deal with Canada without MexicoOct. 11
President Donald Trump said he would be open to doing a bilateral trade deal with Canada but not Mexico if talks between the three countries over NAFTA fall apart.
Pence says tax cuts will keep manufacturing jobs in U.S.Sept. 28
Vice President Mike Pence touted President Donald Trump's tax reform plan on a trip to auto supplier American Axle in suburban Detroit.
Ford plant in Wales to lose JLR engine business earlier than expectedSept. 28
Jaguar Land Rover will end a contract to source engines from Ford's plant in Wales earlier than expected in 2020.
NAFTA negotiators make progress, but say a lot of work remainsSept. 27
The United States, Canada, and Mexico said they made progress in talks to modernize the NAFTA trade pact while acknowledging much work remained.