NAFTA at 20: North America's Free-Trade Area and Its Impact on Agriculture

International Agriculture and Trade Outlook No. (WRS-15-01) 91 pp, February 2015

by Steven Zahniser, Sahar Angadjivand, Thomas Hertz, Lindsay Kuberka, and Alexandra Santos

This report examines the integration of North America's agricultural and food markets as a result of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), implemented in 1994. NAFTA has had a profound effect on many aspects of North American agriculture over the past two decades.

Keywords: North American Free Trade Agreement, NAFTA, Canada-U.S. Free Trade Agreement, CUSTA, Canada, Mexico, United States, trade, investment, sanitary, phytosanitary

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