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  • Canada 'Very Encouraged' By Progress On Us-Mexican NAFTA Talks: Freeland

    Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says she’s “very encouraged” by signals from Washington that the United States and Mexico are close to figuring out their bilateral issues within the three-country North American Free Trade Agreement.

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  • U.S. Goods Deficit with China: No End in Sight

    President Donald Trump says he wants to redress the United States' trade deficit with China, but the goods deficit just keeps on growing. That's the case, even though U.S. exports to China grew in June 2018, 14.5 percent year-on-year to $11.1 billion. But imports from China in June were $44.6 billion, a 5.5 percent increase year-on-year, yielding a deficit that reached $33.5 billion for the year so far, up 2.8 percent.

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