Canadians benefit from getting U.S. and Mexican goods more cheaply.
An estimated 30,000 to 40,000 Canadians work in the U.S. under NAFTA program.
Sluggish private-sector capital investment in the U.S. is bad news for Canada due to the close trade ties between the countries.
The Trudeau Liberals have raised the top personal tax rate on many of Canada’s highly skilled and educated workers.
Prime Minister Trudeau earmarked millions of dollars for job-creation efforts.
Changes may discourage Canadian firms from buying cheaper imports from non-U.S. sources.
China throws up barriers to international competition and assaults foreign investment.
We may see the reintroduction of tariffs across a range of products traded between the U.S. and Canada.