NAFTA

The North American Free Trade Agreement between the United States, Mexico and Canada entered into force on January 1, 1994. NAFTA created the world's largest free trade area and trade between the United States and its NAFTA partners has soared since the agreement was implemented.

NAFTA Agriculture Fact Sheet (September 2008)

Detailed information about this and other free trade agreements is available from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.

Data & Analysis

June 24, 2016
Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) help expand foreign markets for U.S. producers and exporters by reducing trade barriers, fostering a more stable and transparent environment for trade and investment...
June 21, 2016
Graphic illustrating the growth of U.S. agricultural exports in response to trade agreements over the past 70 years.
April 25, 2016
The United States is the world’s largest producer of beef but it also imports more beef than any other country.
January 28, 2016
The report identifies export certificates issued by U.S. government authorities to comply with Canadian import standards and regulations or to attest that the product is subject to U.S. government...