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Lawmakers, analysts underwhelmed by administration's NAFTA digital trade objectives

July 19, 2017 at 10:30 AM
The digital trade provisions outlined in the Trump administration's summary of its negotiating objectives for a modernized North American Free Trade Agreement this week were questioned by analysts and lawmakers who characterized the provisions as lacking ambition and clarity. “While I’m glad the administration seems to recognize the need to bring this 23-year-old trade agreement into the 21st Century, their proposals are light on substance and lack the critical details needed to know if they will truly improve NAFTA,” Rep...

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