Trump prompted the NAFTA revamp more than a year ago, complaining the pact has benefited Mexico to the detriment of US workers and manufacturing.
US President Donald Trump who regularly threatens to pull out of NAFTA, insists that Canada and Mexico agree to a sunset clause that would allow a member nation to withdraw after five years.
Canada's Trudeau says US scuttled North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) deal which was well within reach after its insistence on the inclusion of a five-year sunset clause.
Donald Trump's absence marks the first time a US president has not attended the key regional summit. His VP is expected to push leaders for a stronger response to what the Trump administration is calling the rise of dictatorship in Venezuela.
Time is running out for Canada and Mexico to address US demands for major changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which President Donald Trump says has damaged the American economy.
The US president said he wanted to scrap the deal but changed his mind after Canada and Mexico asked to renegotiate instead. But industry leaders and farmers don‘t seem to be on the same page with him.
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