Posted on · Robert Lighthizer, President Trump’s choice for U.S. trade representative, is still awaiting Senate confirmation. The sticking point: Lighthizer’s past work for Brazil in trade negotiations with the U.S.
Posted on · U.S. beef exports to Mexico have skyrocketed since the North American Free Trade Agreement phased out tariffs. Representatives of the cattle industry warn reopening the treaty would put those gains in jeopardy.
Posted on · Texas’ senior senator said he would support modifications to the U.S. free trade agreement with Mexico and Canada. But he warned a pull out could damage the state's economy.
Posted on · One energy researcher says the Trump Administration probably wants to be careful about shaking up cross-border trade when it comes to energy.