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Canada to retaliate dollar for dollar after US announces 10% tariff on aluminum
Canada to impose C$3.6bn in tariffs as Chrystia Freeland says: ‘Any American who buys a can of beer … will suffer’

Tracey Lindeman in Ottawa

07, Aug, 2020 @5:41 PM

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Justin Trudeau snubs Nafta meeting with Trump in Washington
Mexico’s president to meet Trump on Wednesday but Canada PM had spoken of concern about US tariffs on metals last week

Leyland Cecco in Toronto

06, Jul, 2020 @3:46 PM

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Top Mexican labour lawyer arrested after activism in US-owned factories
Susana Prieto Terrazas filmed her own arrest in the border city of Matamoros where she has advised maquiladora factory workers

David Agren in Mexico City

10, Jun, 2020 @5:57 PM

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Donald Trump defends tariffs on Mexico as stock markets reel
After 5% tariff announced, president tweets ‘Mexico has taken advantage of the US for decades’

Dominic Rushe in New York, Lauren Gambino in Washington, and David Agren in Mexico City

31, May, 2019 @3:20 PM

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Trump threatens to shut border 'entirely' unless Democrats fund wall
Warning came on seventh day of shutdown that began after Trump refused to accept legislation unless it contained wall money

Erin Durkin in New York

28, Dec, 2018 @2:27 PM

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2018: the year the global order frayed
The world in 2018, part two The United Nations, World Trade Organisation and Nato were all undermined as Donald Trump led a move away from the postwar order

Simon Tisdall

26, Dec, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Trump signs trade pact with Canada and Mexico to replace Nafta
Each country’s legislature must also approve the agreement but Democrats in the US are already demanding changes

Guardian staff and agencies

30, Nov, 2018 @5:03 PM

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Trump hails 'wonderful new trade deal' with Mexico and Canada
11th-hour agreement ends months of dispute between the US and its closest neighbours

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

01, Oct, 2018 @5:49 PM

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Markets rally as Trump hails 'biggest ever' trade deal with Canada and Mexico - as it happened
All the day’s economic and financial news, as US, Canada and Mexico hammer out a new trade agreement called USMCA

Graeme Wearden

01, Oct, 2018 @5:42 PM

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Trade talks stuck in neutral as Trump 'very unhappy' with Canadian negotiator
Trump says ‘we don’t like their representative very much’ – an apparent reference to foreign minister Chrystia Freeland

Leyland Cecco in Toronto

29, Sep, 2018 @10:00 AM

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The US-Mexico trade deal leaves out one important group: immigrants
Immigration laws restrict access to people who provide much of the low-level work that underlies the economy, and the issue is ignored in the latest trade deal

Gene Marks

02, Sep, 2018 @10:00 AM

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US-Canada trade talks miss deadline as Trump courts Mexico
Mexico and the US agree terms over Nafta leaving Canada still trying to reach a deal

Ashifa Kassam in Toronto and Edward Helmore in New York

01, Sep, 2018 @3:10 PM

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