According to the WalletHub report, Mexico is the third-largest trading partner of the U.S., with exports and imports combined totaling $583.6 billion in 2015, as well as sustaining about 1.1 million jobs in the previous year. Trade barriers would threaten those economic benefits.
President Donald Trump will declare China a “strategic competitor’’ to the U.S. in a speech that lays out an official national security strategy heavily influenced by his views on trade and economic relations, senior administration officials said. Read moreRead More »
Eighteen U.S. Senators, representing states with significant agricultural economies, are firing back at Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross asking him to “conduct a robust economic analysis to evaluate how any changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement [NAFTA] would affect changes to the nation’s crop and livestock sectors.” Read[…]Read More »