When NAFEM was founded in 1948, we had one mission—to spur the success and forward progress of our members. Today, our association represents over 600+ foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturers. Members who together have countless stories of growth and success.
According to media reports, President Trump is now expected to send the United States – Mexico – Canada Agreement (USMCA) to Congress after Sept. 1, giving working groups of democrats in the House of Representative more time to address their concerns with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
On June 3, Mexico eliminated exceptions to its Normas Oficiales Mexicanas (NOMs), or official standards.
Following the June G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, President Trump put on hold List 4 of the Section 301 tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese imports to give the two countries more time to discuss a comprehensive trade deal. In return, China agreed to purchase more U.S. farm products, including soybeans. The current Section 301 List 1, 2 and 3 tariffs on $225 of Chinese imports remain in effect.