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International Trade Law Research Guide

This guide features resources on international trade law.

United States-Canada Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Resources

This agreement was signed by President Reagan and Prime Minister Mulroney on January 2, 1988 and, after implementing legislation was enacted in the United States and Canada, the Agreement entered into force on January 1, 1989. Its main purpose is to eliminate all tariffs on trade between the U.S. and Canada by January 1, 1998. The FTA was superseded by NAFTA (see above) on Jan. 1, 1994.

SOURCES FOR THE TEXT OF FTA

SELECTED SOURCES FOR COMMENTARY AND BACKGROUND INFORMATION ON FTA

FTA PANEL REVIEW DECISIONS