Brocker.Org: Canada PM Trudeau told Trump that NAFTA withdrawal would cause job losses – Reuters


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged U.S. President Donald Trump not to withdraw from NAFTA in a call on Wednesday, according to a recent report by Reuters.

Key quotes (via Reuters):

  • Trump asked Canada PM Trudeau for his opinion on possible U.S. withdrawal from NAFTA in Wednesday phone call
  • Nafta withdrawal would cause job losses and instability on both sides of border
  • Trudeau told Trump he understood his frustration with congress, but pulling out of NAFTA would be counterproductive
  • Trudeau reiterated to Trump that Canada is open to discussion about improving NAFTA