— AFP news agency (@AFP) April 24, 2020
In a statement, Lighthizer said both Mexico and Canada had taken measures necessary to comply with their commitments under the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which replaces the 26-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
Mexico had asked the United States and Canada for a longer transition period for the auto industry to certify that it was meeting new, more stringent North American content rules.
Lighthizer said his office would work to ensure a smooth implementation of the new trade rules.
Good deal or sucking sound 2.0?