Mexico City /
Canada Join the request for consultations made by the government Mexico a United State On interpretation and application Origin Rules For auto producers established in Mexico-US-Canada Trade Agreement (T-MEC), said the head of the Ministry of Economy (SE), Tatiana Klothys.
last week, Mexico Petition After expressing his disagreement with the issue in May by saying that there were differences between the US interpretation and the “more flexible” methodologies of the other two partners.
“We are so happy Canada I have decided to join the request for consultations that we requested on August 20.” Twitter.
Government Canada Did not immediately respond to a request for comment from Reuters.
Clothes She said the request sought to avoid potential disagreement over how the United States would impose conditions on ship owners that conflict with the TMEC text, which went into effect in mid-2020 to replace NAFTA.
We are pleased that Canada has decided to join the request for consultations, which we requested on August 20, regarding the US interpretation of the automotive sector rules of origin contained in #TMEC.
– Tatiana Clouthier (@tatclouthier) August 27, 2021