June 14, 1993 (34th Parliament, 3rd Session)


Michael Holcombe Wilson (Minister for International Trade; Minister of Industry, Science and Technology)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. Michael Wilson (Minister of Industry, Science and Technology and Minister for International Trade):

will say it again for the benefit of my hon. friend and others. All three governments are committed to not reopening the NAFTA.
We believe, and it has been said by the United States itself, that sections 701 and 702 of the NAFTA provide very strong protection on import surges. The proposals the United States put forward may enhance the nature of those, but they certainly will not result in the reopening of the agreement itself.

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