Navigating U.S. – Mexico – Canada Agreement for the Automotive Industry

    December 4, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
    Shannon Christenbury
    (864) 561-6326

    The U.S. Commercial Service automotive team will bring you a webinar on the changing trade regulations of USMCA to Canada and Mexico. Industry experts from the Office of Trade Negotiations of Industry and Analysis as well as in-country U.S. Diplomats will address navigating these regulations and how they affect the automotive industry.

    Topics will include:

    • Overview of doing business in Canada and Mexico
    • Automotive industry snapshot
    • The current status of NAFTA and how it will change under the proposed replacement: USMCA
    • Three key goals of the USMCA
    • The changes on “Rules of Origin” for automotive
    • How SMEs will be recognized and benefited with easier market entry procedures into Canada and Mexico


    • Shannon Christenbury, Director, U.S. Commercial Service, Greenville, SC
    • Stefan Popescu, Senior Advisor, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Consulate General, Toronto, Canada
    • Monica Martinez, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy Mexico City
    • Katrice Kelly, Office of Trade Negotiations and Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce

    For more information or to register, please click here