USMCA signing could be overshadowed by larger divisions between nations at G20



Katie Simpson | CBC

Officials don’t know yet who will sign the pact. And they haven’t said exactly when, or where, it’s going to happen. But when the G20 summit in Buenos Aires is over, the leaders of Canada, the United States and Mexico are supposed to be coming home with a newly signed trade agreement. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday his government was “still in discussions” with Washington about the timing and circumstances of the official United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement signing event. At any rate, it may turn out to be a hold-your-nose moment for the Trudeau government, which had hoped to see U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum lifted before signing day. Read more here