Statements of Support

Resource Documents

USMCA Is A Win For America’s Small Businesses

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Fact Sheet

United States International Trade Commission

Summary of the data provided by the U.S. International Trade Commission

USMCA Coalition Official Press Release

Read the Press Release announcing the USMCA Coalition launch

AdvaMed: Support the USMCA

The USMCA has achieved almost all of the industry priorities identified when the NAFTA renegotiation was launched in 2017. Read more here.

API: Energy Benefits of USMCA

The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) would play a critical role supporting and growing North American energy integration, interdependence and energy security. Read the fact sheet here.

Measuring the Economic Impact of USMCA

Measuring the economic impact of USMCA is unlike anything the ITC has been asked to do regarding other trade agreements because typical ITC reports examine new trade agreements, not changes to existing trade agreements. Read the infographic here.

Strengthening Interconnections:

The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and the Electronics Industry.

Congressional Testimony- Paula Elaine Barnett Jewelry

Read the written testimony from Paula Elaine Barnett Jewelry at the Senate Finance Committee hearing on USMCA.

Congressional Testimony- American Trucking Associations

Read the written testimony from the American Trucking Associations at the Senate Finance Committee hearing on USMCA.

White House: What They are Saying – USMCA

Members of Congress voice their support for the USMCA.

Ways & Means Republican Fact Sheet

Ways & Means Republicans Fact Sheet on the changes to the USMCA.

USMCA Supports U.S. Leadership in the Digital Economy

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Fact Sheet

Congressional ratification of the USMCA is essential to maintaining U.S. competitiveness, economic health.

Read the Border Trade Alliance Resource Document

AdvaMed: International Trade Infographic

America’s medical technology companies support global trade agreements that open markets and create economic opportunities for Americans.

Read the infographic here.

Expanding Free Trade in North America with USMCA

The U.S. dairy industry urges Congress to ratify the USMCA treaty that will make significant improvements in the U.S. dairy access to the Canadian market and restore assurance in the U.S.-Mexico trade relationship.

Passing the USMCA will support American businesses – large and small

The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will help take time, cost and complexity out of trade between the three countries.

Coalition Letter on the USMCA

More than 600 business and agriculture organizations representing every sector and state signed this letter to Congress urging approval of USMCA.

Congressional Testimony- Corteva Agriscience

Read the written testimony from Corteva Agriscience at the Senate Finance Committee hearing on USMCA.

Ways & Means Democrats Fact Sheet

Ways & Means Democrats Fact Sheet on the changes to the USMCA.

Coalition Letter on the USMCA

This Coalition letter, signed by 687 business, agriculture organizations and chambers of commerce, was sent to Congress to support the USMCA.

Business Roundtable letter to Congress

Letter to Members of Congress voicing Business Roundtable support for the USMCA.

Fast Facts: U.S. Trade with Canada and Mexico

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Fact Sheet

National Association of Manufacturers: Manufacturers Urge Passage of the USMCA

Congressional passage of USMCA will help manufacturers grow in the United States, compete globally and support millions of well-paying manufacturing jobs across the country.

American Chemistry Council Fact Sheet

How the USMCA strengthens U.S. chemical manufacturing competitiveness. Read the fact sheet here.

AdvaMed, AMID, and MEDEC Joint Communique

The medical technology associations of the U.S., Mexico and Canada applaud  achievement of the USMCA and urge legislative approval of the USMCA in all three countries. Read more here.

API: North American Energy

The American Petroleum Institute highlights how today’s highly integrated and interdependent North American energy markets benefit the United States. Read the fact sheet here.

The Trucking Industry Urges Congress to Ratify the USMCA

The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement will help the trucking industry maintain market access and continuity of cross-border operations. Not only is it good for the industry, it’s good for the economy.

Semiconductors & the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Free, fair and open access to global markets is vital to the success of the U.S.
semiconductor industry

Congressional Testimony- American Automotive Policy Council

Read the written testimony from the American Automotive Policy Council at the Senate Finance Committee hearing on USMCA.

Congressional Testimony- U.S. Dairy Export Council

Read the written testimony from the U.S. Dairy Export Council at the Senate Finance Committee hearing on USMCA.

Protocol of Amendments to the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

U.S., Mexican, and Canadian officials signed a Protocol of Amendments to the USMCA to memorialize changes.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Statement on Intellectual Property in USMCA

“Disappointing Outcome for American Innovators & Creators Must Not Set Precedent”

Blog Posts

USMCA and the Future of North American Trade

A quarter century of largely tariff-free trade in North America has provided substantial opportunities for American manufacturers, farmers, services providers, and small businesses. U.S. trade with Canada and Mexico has quadrupled in this period, generating growth and jobs in all three countries.

Next Steps for North American Trade

President Donald Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and now former Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on November 30.

All About That Base(line): How to Interpret the International Trade Commission Report on USMCA

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) released a report assessing the expected effects on the U.S. economy of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

North American Trade Support nearly 500K Jobs in Pennsylvania Alone

USMCA is particularly significant for Pennsylvania’s manufacturing sector, which plays a large role in the state’s economy.

U.S., Canadian and Mexican Business Leaders Highlight Importance of USMCA Ratification in Growing the Economy, Spurring Investment and Creating Jobs

USMCA provides certainty for our region’s economic success.

Will Congress Help Small Businesses?

Business owners across a range of industries are calling for #USMCAnow. Dick Cardew, founder of Arizona-based Cardew Hay, tells us why.

5 Reasons We Support the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Alongside more than 200 companies and associations, the Chamber and its partners are launching the USMCA Coalition.

Trump’s Trade Deal Is A Win For American Workers

The USMCA would raise U.S. real GDP by $68.2 billion and create approximately 176,000 American jobs.

Why the USMCA is Critical for Freight Railroads & Their Customers

Freight rail plays a fundamental role in trade.

USMCA Passage Crucial for Arizona Farmers, Manufacturers, Small Businesses

The Grand Canyon State relies on trade with Canada and Mexico for the health of its economy.

USMCA Momentum Growing as Congress Heads Home for August Recess

Momentum for the passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which would modernize the 25-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), is rapidly growing.

Top 7 Reasons Congress Must Pass USMCA This Fall

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) is a landmark trade agreement that will preserve and strengthen trade within North America.

USMCA to Drive Ohio Manufacturing, Agriculture Growth

Ohio’s agricultural and manufacturing industries stand to benefit significantly from the removal of barriers to commerce included in the new trade deal.

USMCA: Supercharging Digital Trade For American Businesses and Workers

North America’s digital trade framework may soon get its first reboot in more than a quarter century.

USMCA: Canada’s Innovation Catalyst

Canada is uniquely poised to further improve its national IP environment by harnessing the power of USMCA.

New Jersey Needs USMCA Passage to Safeguard Jobs

Congress will soon vote on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) – a decision that will have a significant impact on the economic health of New Jersey’s farmers, manufacturers, and small businesses.

Business to Congress: Approve USMCA

Support for USMCA across the business community is wide and deep. From automotive and aerospace to tech and tourism, companies in all 50 states and every industry agree on one thing: Congress must approve USMCA this fall.

USMCA Will Lead to Agricultural, Manufacturing, Economic Growth in New York

New York’s agricultural and manufacturing markets stand to benefit significantly from removed barriers to commerce contained within the new trade deal.

So, How Exactly Does Congress Go About Voting on USMCA?

Here are the steps Congress needs to take to ratify USMCA this fall.

Vote Yes on USMCA

The upcoming vote on USMCA is the culmination of years of hard work and many long hours of negotiation.

Press Coverage

Guest opinion: Why California wins if Congress OKs new North American trade pact

Why the U.S. Chamber supports USMCA (U.S.-Mexico-Canada-Agreement)

Congress should ratify USMCA trade deal now

NY dairy farmers’ livelihoods could depend on Congress passing USMCA

World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara pushing for passage of USMCA trade deal

Support US energy trade by approving USMCA

Study highlights importance of international trade in S.C.

New Study: Nearly 2.4 Million Jobs in Florida Supported by International Trade

One-fifth of Wisconsin jobs supported by international trade, report shows

International Trade Supports 277,100 Nebraska Jobs

International trade makes up large portion of Utah’s GDP

Report: 1 in 5 Colorado jobs supported by international trade

How Many IL Jobs Are Dependent on International Trade?

ICYMI – Rep. LaHood: Delaying USMCA harms American agriculture

Chairman Neal Leads Delegation to Mexico as USMCA Progress Continues

Textile Executives Stress Importance of USMCA at Roundtable with Congressman Tom Rice

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement will provide a boost to the global digital economy

Utah farmers need congressional leaders to fight for USMCA

New Mexico farmers need new trade deal

South Central Kansas needs the USMCA

Trump’s North American trade agreement will promote US energy leadership

Study: International trade important to NY

Report: CT jobs rely increasingly on international trade


Uncertainty over trade policies not helping Southern California’s economy


Daily Insider Roundup: International Trade and More


Study: More than 200,000 Idaho jobs supported by international trade


One of every 5 jobs in Utah is supported by international trade, study says


ICYMI- Rep. Holding: Delay of new trade deal harms America’s digital advantage


NAM Leads More Than 350 Industry Groups in Urging Swift Passage of the USMCA


ICYMI- South Bend Tribune: Rep. Walorski: Modernized trade deal will benefit country, hardworking Hoosiers


API joins consumer-focused coalition to push Congress to pass U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement

Texas rice farmers hurt by unresolved trade issues

USMCA: Protecting local interests through an international trade deal

Report underscores value of USMCA to Arizona

Billions at Stake in Virginia as Congress Debates International Trade

Nearly 20 Percent of Washington’s Economy is Tied to International Trade

Report: Global Trade Supports More Than 1.1M Michigan Jobs

More than 170,000 New Hampshire Jobs Supported by International Trade

International Trade Supports One in Five Jobs in Tennessee

New Study: More than 170,000 Jobs in Maine Supported by International Trade

Don Walton: Fun in 2020 and a legislative system that works

ICYMI—Sec. Perdue: USMCA is good for Florida’s farmers

Former Agriculture Secretaries Announce Support for USMCA

Manufacturing Leaders Call on Congress to Ratify USMCA

USMCA needed to ensure Ohio’s economic prosperity