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U.S., Mexico, Canada ministers to sign trade pact Nov. 30, official says

Reuters  |  MEXICO CITY 

CITY (Reuters) - Cabinet ministers from the United States, and will sign a new trade agreement on Nov. 30, Mexico's said on Thursday.

The deal will be signed in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Mexican told reporters at an event in City. is hosting the international forum for governments and central

It was yet to be determined whether the will participate in the signing, Guajardo said.

"What's clear is that the signing will take place on Nov. 30," Guajardo said.

After more than a year of negotiations to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement, the and reached a last-gasp deal in September. Mexico and the had already struck a bilateral agreement.

Legislators from the three countries still have to approve the pact, officially known as the United States-Mexico-Agreement (USMCA), before it goes into effect.

(Reporting by and Dave Graham; editing by Grant McCool)

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First Published: Fri, November 09 2018. 08:28 IST
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