US President-elect Donald Trump is preparing to completely overhaul US trade policy. During his campaign, he called the North American Free Trade Agreement (“NAFTA”) “the worst trade deal in history”. He plans to study the process and consequences of a potential NAFTA withdrawal. The US Trade Representative could then notify Canada and Mexico that the US proposes to make changes to NAFTA. By the 200th day of his office President-elect Trump could consider withdrawing from NAFTA. Representatives of Canada and Mexico are preparing for dialogue.
Join Daniel Kiselbach, Partner, Deloitte Tax Law LLP to discuss the NAFTA withdrawal mechanisms and potential next steps including: