Business Roundtable Statement on Agreement Between U.S., Canada and Mexico on Updating NAFTA

September 30, 2018

Washington — Business Roundtable today issued the following statement regarding an agreement between the U.S., Canada and Mexico on updating NAFTA:

"Business Roundtable is encouraged that the Administration has struck a deal with Canada and Mexico on updating NAFTA, maintaining its trilateral structure that is critical for North American supply chains. Business Roundtable has shared the Administration's goal of modernizing and strengthening the agreement in ways that expand economic opportunity, create U.S. jobs, and increase the competitiveness of U.S. companies. Business Roundtable's assessment of this agreement will be measured against these objectives.”