Laredo Chamber expresses its support for a modernized NAFTA

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LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - The Laredo Chamber of Commerce is expressing its support for a modernized North American Free Trade Agreement urging, the Trump administration to “do no harm” as negotiations continue.

In a letter sent to President Trump, 314 state and local chamber of commerce reiterated the business community’s strong support for NAFTA and the millions of American jobs it supports.

The message conveyed in the letter demonstrates a U.S. business community united in support of a constructive renegotiation process and a modernized NAFTA and against continued threats of withdrawal from the agreement.

The letter reads, “Business leaders across the country know first-hand that trade with Canada and Mexico has created American jobs, boosted economic growth and strengthened local economies. But we know we can do even more to seize the benefits of trade with our North American neighbors.”

To read the full statement, click the link below.