Never doubt President Trump’s ability to make a deal.
Now, after striking a deal with Mexico, that levels the playing field and supports the American worker, Canada, who vowed to fight Trump, has just caved and wants to work with President Trump and make a new, fair trade deal.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Wednesday that a potential “New NAFTA” deal with the United States was possible by the end of the week; adding the agreement would hinge on whether it was “good” for Canada.
Trudeau was speaking at a press conference on Ontario when he weighed-in on the recently unveiled US-Mexico Trade Agreement; signaling a strong possibility his nation would soon sign-on to the bilateral deal.
“We recognize that there is a possibility of getting there by Friday, but it is only a possibility, because it will hinge on whether or not there is ultimately a good deal for Canada,” said the Prime Minister.
“No NAFTA deal is better than a bad NAFTA deal,” he warned.
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