Since 1994, Canada, the United States and Mexico have operated as one of the world’s largest free trade zones under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The trade and investment rules set in this agreement was designed to systematically eliminate both tariff and non-tariff barriers.
Current NAFTA negotiations may result in significant changes. Retail Council of Canada has spoken out on behalf of retailers in Canada and the potential implications to retailers, consumers, employment, and our economy.
Further Reading, Resources & Events
Leveling the playing field—the de Minimis saga
November 15, 2018
What the new USMCA “de minimis threshold” means for retailers in Canada
October 24, 2018
Retailers in Canada spared from potential massive changes through the new US-Mexico-Canada Agreement
October 1, 2018
Retail Council of Canada speaks out on behalf of retailers in Canada
June 15, 2018