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Carmakers Align with Canada, Mexico on NAFTA Content Rules

August 18, 2017 at 10:15 AM

Trade groups representing North America’s auto industry have joined Canada and Mexico to oppose a U.S. demand that the North American Free Trade Agreement hike U.S. content requirements.

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