Business Roundtable Statement on U.S. ITC Report on USMCA

April 18, 2019

Washington – Business Roundtable today released the following statement from Tom Linebarger, Chairman and CEO of Cummins Inc. and Chair of the Business Roundtable Trade & International Committee, on the U.S. International Trade Commission's report on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA):

"Business Roundtable appreciates the work of the U.S. International Trade Commission, and its report on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement marks a key step under Trade Promotion Authority to advance Congressional consideration of implementing legislation. This comprehensive analysis shows that all broad industry sectors across the U.S. economy will benefit from USMCA. Business Roundtable will continue to work with Congress and the Administration to pass implementing legislation for USMCA this year to preserve and strengthen the $1.4 trillion in trade and over 12 million American jobs that depend on trade with Canada and Mexico.”