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Drive to Ratify New North American Trade Deal Gets Lift From U.S. TV Exposure

Posted March 12, 2019

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Andy Blatchford – Canadian Press)

The push for the speedy passage of the new NAFTA is getting a boost from a big advertising campaign in the United States.

An alliance of U.S. companies, trade associations and lobbyists launched a series of TV commercials and digital ads Monday that it hopes will inspire more Americans to push their congressional representatives to ratify the continental trade agreement.

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, if ratified, will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement. The deal, signed by the three countries’ leaders in November, must be approved by Congress before it comes into force. Click here to read more.