date icon May 21, 2018 category icon Statements

Statement On Continued NAFTA Negotiations

 Washington, DC – Internet Association Director of Trade Policy Jordan Haas issued the following statement on news from the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) that negotiators are not close to a deal on NAFTA:

“The internet industry looks forward to continuing our work with USTR to promote U.S. law and the goals outlined in TPA to support all American industries in NAFTA. Modernizing NAFTA remains as important as ever for the internet economy and America’s $160 billion digital trade surplus. It is encouraging to see Ambassador Lighthizer remains focused on areas critical to the digital economy, including an innovative IP framework and customs facilitation. ”

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