While it hasn’t looked good for the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), it is interesting to note how hard the federal government has been fighting for so many months to save it. There is simply no choice.
Free trade with the United States and Mexico is a cornerstone of the Canadian economy and it is difficult to think of any serious person in Canada who opposes it. The hope is that before U.S. President Donald Trump officially rips it apart, even he will realize the agreement is too economically entrenched to undo. [Read more…]