USMCA Update from Bob Lighthizer

“Until recently, US auto companies sourced nearly all of their batteries overseas. USMCA changed that. Under the agreement, an automobile cannot qualify for duty free treatment unless 40 percent of the content (45 for a truck) is manufactured by workers earning at least $16 per hour. Advanced batteries of the kind that will power new energy vehicles comprise such a high percentage of the value of these vehicles that it will be almost impossible for auto companies to qualify them under the agreement without sourcing the batteries in the United States. And in order to take advantage of a longer transition time available under the agreement, most auto companies have committed to qualifying their entire North American fleet—regardless of where the vehicles are manufactured and traded.

The result we are seeing is a Renaissance in US battery production. SK Innovations announced a $2.6 billion new facility in Georgia that will open later this year. And just yesterday SK and Ford announced an $11 billion investment in Tennessee and Kentucky. Without USMCA—and the Trump Administration’s strong actions to push back against China’s unfair trade practices—this new investment and the thousands of good paying jobs that go with it would have gone to China or other low wage jurisdictions. Worker-focused trade policy works for America. More of America’s cars of the future will be built right here.”

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Elbadass

Given the state of China ,more American companies better figure out an alternate manufacturing plan..China is going to crash and burn and I have no doubt that the American first policies of Trump tipped the first domino.

Cheryl Driscoll

MADE IN AMERICA! KEEP IT FREE! GOD BLESS OUR REPUBLIC! AND THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION FOR MAKING AMERICA GREAT! AMEN!

Dean

Didn’t mention carbon-neutral manufacturing which is also a good thing.

Dori

Awesome!

Dawn

This makes me very happy ♥️🇺🇸

Prize

Maybe someone should tell trump he’s not the president anymore. He lost.

THosk

Maybe someone should tell Biden he is President. Because he is lost.

John

He may have lost but he got more votes.

Johnny Appleseed

He won. Through all the cheating. Through all the lies…. And all that came against him… He won the title President fair and square

Just like all the presidents of the past…

President is still his to bare.

He may not have the occupied capital… at the moment.

But he has every PATRIOT’S heart.

GO PRESIDENT TRUMP!!!

TRUMP 2020!!!!

Last edited 16 days ago by Johnny Appleseed
Brenda

You wish.

Ken

Time will prove you wrong.

Stuart

Roger-That!

Stuart

Criminal Biden = FAKE President

Deanna Collins

Thank you Mr. President ! this is such a positive message ~ and we could all use some of that right now ~ the other good word is that you will be back soon – and you are on the path to do so and we are looking forward to your return – Peace & Prosperity in America and across the world ! No one should be held captive to Tyranny ever ~ no matter where they may live it is evil !!!!

Tess

Shush! Don’t mention this great Trump innovative victory or else the senile, vindictive moron squatter in the White House will sign something that puts an end to it.
Or reality will have his Boss, Emperor to Be, and Soros’s lackey, Obama, ordering him to do so.
The great USA is to be brought to its knees economically and socially for their ‘fundamental change’ to take place. Clearly, that’s their plan.
Best wishes always to the true President, Donald J Trump.

Don McKellar

Expect Joe Biden’s controllers to now come out with a story crediting this to His Fraudulancy. They desperately need something to brag about in this accelerating downward death spiral of the regime.

Last edited 16 days ago by Don McKellar
Carlos Idelone

“His Fraudulency” Very Good !

JMF

The label MADE IN THE USA / Done by Americans isn’t seen enough / done enough and should / must be on at least 80% of goods and services in America.

Stuart

Right On President Trump!
Make sure they are made in RIGHT TO WORK states too!
Do not give the CORRUPT UAW Any Jobs in the building of these batteries!

John

Don’t tell Joe he will cancel the deal. How bout that NASCAR chant.

Stuart

Taliban Joe would let the Commie Chinese build the batteries for a 10% Cut!

Bobba Sheftz

Love the chant, maybe it continue.

Stuart

FXCK Joe Biden is MUSIC To My EARS!

Elbadass

Flags everywhere in my neighborhood it’s hilarious

myree williams

Bravo!! 😊

Stuart

Roger-That!

Pete

This is all well and good, but the most important thing right now Mr President, is to get you in your rightful place!! We the people are sick of talk talk talk about election fraud!!! We KNOW that braindead corrupt pedophile POS bybyden is a fake FRAUD!!! TIME TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT!!!!

Stuart

Rock N Roll!

myree williams

Speak for yourself…..in due time… I’m glad we now know even more about the election fraud and how long it’s been going on. We know President Trump never really left., at least not in the way some may think…I agree with him on doing it by the book. 😊

Ken

Great post! I agree 100%

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