Trump says U.S., Mexico, Canada trade pact 'looking good'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Efforts to finalise the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) were 'looking good,' U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Tuesday shortly before U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was scheduled to discuss the trade deal at a news conference

Reuters December 11, 2019 02:06:49 IST
Trump says U.S., Mexico, Canada trade pact 'looking good'

Trump says US Mexico Canada trade pact looking good

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Efforts to finalise the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) were "looking good," U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Tuesday shortly before U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was scheduled to discuss the trade deal at a news conference.

Separately, the White House earlier on Tuesday said Trump had spoken with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday "to discuss the significant progress toward finalizing" the pact.

(Reporting by Susan Heavey and Ginger Gibson, Editing by Franklin Paul)

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