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NAFTA Without Canada Would Be Trouble For Texas Exports
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NAFTA Without Canada Would Be Trouble For Texas Exports

TEXAS STANDARD – APRIL 31, 2018 “Texas is the nation’s largest exporter….Texas exports $22.8 billion annually to Canada, so I think it would have a real impact on Texas companies,” McCullough says. McCullough says if the U.S. imposes tariffs on Canada, Canada would likely retaliate and that would reduce demand for Texas products. McCullough says...

NAFTA without Canada a bum deal for Texas
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NAFTA without Canada a bum deal for Texas

SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS – AUGUST 31, 2018 In a surprising move, President Donald Trump announced Monday that the United States has come to a bilateral “understanding” with Mexico on what might replace NAFTA. The details of the understanding, which must be ratified by Congress to become law, are still unclear. According to reports, President Trump...

The Coalition to Keep Trade Free
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The Coalition to Keep Trade Free

The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce is pleased to join the Coalition to Keep Trade Free. “For more than two decades NAFTA has helped to drive the economic growth and prosperity of Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. Businesses in all three countries have benefited from the free flow of goods and services across our borders. Unfortunately,...

Dodge Charger and Cadillac XTS Among Cars that Would Be Hit By Trump’s ‘National Security’ Tariffs
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Dodge Charger and Cadillac XTS Among Cars that Would Be Hit By Trump’s ‘National Security’ Tariffs

Recently, President Donald J. Trump threatened to impose tariffs under Sec. 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 on Canadian Vehicles if Canada does not agree to a new NAFTA deal. Recent reports indicate Trump intends to replace NAFTA with a bilateral agreement with Mexico.  If the president follows through with his threatened tariffs, don’t...

The End of NAFTA? President Trump Threatens to End NAFTA
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The End of NAFTA? President Trump Threatens to End NAFTA

In a surprising move, President Trump has come to a bilateral “understanding” with Mexico which might replace NAFTA. The details of the understanding, which must be ratified by Congress, are still unclear. According to reports, President Trump has indicated he may terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement and replace it with the new work-in-progress...

Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce Internship Opportunity: Social Media; International Trade Policy
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Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce Internship Opportunity: Social Media; International Trade Policy

Description The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce (CTCC) is looking for a qualified intern to join our team and contribute to community efforts! The CTCC exists to foster bilateral trade and commerce between Texas and the provinces of Canada. We are a market advocate and goodwill ambassador for our members. This internship is a great opportunity...

CTCC at Calgary’s Global Petroleum Show
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CTCC at Calgary’s Global Petroleum Show

Tobias McFaul, Jim Mochulsky and Doug McCullough represented the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce at the Global Petroleum Show in Calgary. Our Houston directors had the opportunity to meet with Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos. We look forward to building more relationships in Calgary and beyond. GPS attendees asked us several times about the CTCC...

Forever Friends
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Forever Friends

Canada is an Ally, Not a Threat to American Security Earlier this week we commemorated the 74th anniversary of the Allied Forces “D Day” landing at Normandy. The storming of the beaches by American, British and Canadian forces began the eventual liberation of Europe from Nazi domination. Since that time, Canada and the United States...

Houston, Join us for our May 22 NAFTA Symposium
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Houston, Join us for our May 22 NAFTA Symposium

Please mark your calendars and join us on May 22 for a breakfast panel on NAFTA. Guests currently include Vasken Khabayan, Consul General (Acting) of Consulate of Canada in Dallas; Oscar Rodriguez Cabrara, Vance Ginn, Ph.D., Director of Center for Economic Prosperity and Senior Economist at the Texas Public Policy Foundation; and Will Whitehouse, Senior...