Trump To Renegotiate NAFTA ‘Out Of Respect’ To Mexico

President Donald Trump promised to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) after calls from the leaders of Mexico and Canada, and said “It would’ve been very disrespectful” if he had refused.

“I was all set to terminate [NAFTA], you know?,” Trump told the Economist during an interview May 4, released Thursday. “And this wasn’t like—this wasn’t a game I was playing. I’m not playing,” Trump said.

Trump announced that he would renegotiate NAFTA rather than withdraw from the international trade agreement April 26, following calls with Mexican President Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau….

Source: Trump To Renegotiate NAFTA ‘Out Of Respect’ To Mexico | The Daily Caller

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