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

May 15, 2017
Column chart comparing the change in value of U.S. agricultural exports before and after key trade agreements.
May 3, 2017
Line graph showing the growth of U.S. agricultural exports and imports in the context of international free trade agreements.
January 20, 2017
The report identifies export certificates issued by U.S. government authorities to comply with Canadian import standards and regulations or to attest those products...
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...