Japanese auto components supplier Jtekt Corp said it was holding off on expanding production in Mexico, awaiting the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement, known as NAFTA.
Reuters. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 22:44:13 -0400.
The Guanajuato factory being built in Mexico is the final piece in a three-plant, two-country triangle that will boost production of the segment-leading Tacoma and full-size Tundra pickups.
AutoNews.com. Mon, 9 Jul 2018 00:01:00 EST. Subscription may be required.
A top adviser to presidential winner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said an agreement is possible before the next government takes power in December.
AutoNews.com. Tue, 3 Jul 2018 08:04:19 EST. Subscription may be required.
While the biggest issues in Mexico are often seen as corruption, poverty and crime, his relationship with the U.S. will be critical to both nations, should be win. ...
By Ken Roberts, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 30 Jun 2018 18:38:00 -0400.
Trump's Section 232 investigation of car imports seems aimed at pressuring Mexico to accept U.S. demands for higher wages in its car plants. But if the investigation leads to a blanket tariff on imports, it will hit Canada hard.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 26 May 2018 04:00:00 EDT.
The Trump administration is considering new tariffs on imported cars in a move that trade analysts said was designed to put pressure on Mexico during the final stages of negotiations for a new North American trade deal. ...
David J. Lynch, Josh Dawsey. Los Angeles Times. Wed, 23 May 2018 17:45:00 PDT.
Talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement have reached a stalemate, with Mexico and the U.S. accusing one another of intransigence and inconsistency after missing a key deadline.
Wall Street Journal. Wed, 23 May 2018 18:35:40 EDT.
The U.S., Canada and Mexico are focusing on rewriting the auto rules at the center of the North American Free Trade Agreement as negotiators face hard deadlines, raising the possibility of less drastic changes to Nafta.
Wall Street Journal. Thu, 10 May 2018 22:03:43 EDT.
Top-level talks to update the North American Free Trade Agreement made little headway on Wednesday as the United States and Mexico sought to settle differences over the key issue of automobiles, three well-placed sources said.
Newsmax. Wed, 09 May 2018 18:13:24 EDT.