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From cars to oil to milk

From cars to oil to milk.

Official

11th-hour deal creates USMCA, will replace NAFTA

11th-hour deal creates USMCA, will replace NAFTA.

Official

Says he refused one-on-one meeting; Canada says nobody asked for one

Says he refused one-on-one meeting; Canada says nobody asked for one

Breaking

But foreign minister hopes for a 'win-win-win' if both sides are flexible

But foreign minister hopes for a 'win-win-win' if both sides are flexible

Opinion
Featured

It would be especially bad for Chrysler brands

It would be especially bad for Chrysler brands.

Followup

It has to be a three-way deal to achieve easy approval

It has to be a three-way deal to achieve easy approval.

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Report

Trump: 'Autoworkers must be taken care of or there will be no deal'

Trump: "Autoworkers must be taken care of or there will be no deal."

ETC

This as nations meet on unified strategy for Trump auto tariff threats

This as nations meet on unified strategy for Trump auto tariff threats

U.S. Chamber: ‘Staggering blow’ risking hundreds of thousands of jobs

Tariffs 'a staggering blow,' would risk hundreds of thousands of U.S. jobs

Report

This, despite Trump criticizing building vehicles abroad

This, despite Trump criticizing building vehicles abroad.

ETC

Our allies' view: ‘No leader is forever’

Our allies' view: "No leader is forever."

Opinion

Hint: It's the autoworkers the president says he's helping

Hint: It's the autoworkers the president says he's helping.

Official

"We want to compete and we want to win based on merit”

General Motors chief Mary Barra said today her company needs a level playing field on trade with other countries, with equivalent or no tariffs in order to successfully compete in a global auto industry. She made her comments during a "Talks at GS" conversation with Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein that was carried by Yahoo Finance, a sister site to Autoblog.

Instead of moving factories, automakers might just pay the fine

Trump administration demands in NAFTA trade negotiations meant to push auto jobs back to the United States may not be enough to spark a shift in where automakers build cars and trucks.

Report

Trump wants more U.S.-built vehicles, and more exports

Ten American and foreign automakers went to the White House on Friday to push for a weakening of U.S. fuel efficiency standards through 2025, while President Donald Trump used the occasion to launch a fresh attack on the North American Free Trade Agreement that has benefited the companies.

Official

Negotiations extended another 30 days

U.S. President Donald Trump has postponed the imposition of steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, the European Union and Mexico until June 1, and has reached agreements for permanent exemptions for Argentina, Australia and Brazil, the White House said.

Study

Michigan's Center for Automotive Research explains why

U.S. proposals on rules of origin that govern what percentage of a car needs to be built in the NAFTA region to avoid tariffs would hurt American consumers, lead to lower U.S. vehicle sales and hurt U.S. car exports, according to a study released on Thursday.

Report

Issue was a big stumbling block for automakers in NAFTA negotiations

The U.S. government has dropped a demand that all vehicles made in Canada and Mexico for export to the United States contain at least 50 percent U.S. content, The Globe and Mail reported on Tuesday, citing sources.

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