Uncertainty over NAFTA concerns business, industry

By November 21, 2017Uncategorized

The location where the North American Free Trade Agreement was signed in 1992 was the setting Monday for a U.S. Senate field hearing on the current NAFTA re-negotiations.

Held at what is now the Marriott Plaza Hotel, the meeting was led by U.S. Senator John Cornyn, chair of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs and Global Competitiveness.

Cornyn heard testimony from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and stakeholders including the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, the Border Trade Alliance, the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, the Texas Association of Business, the Texas Farm Bureau and the Texas Oil and Gas Association.

Based on their testimony, they shared the same concern over the rocky negotiations leading to further uncertainty already fueled by political rhetoric.

Read more at KSAT.

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