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    What is the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? What are the major goals of NAFTA?

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    On the NAFTA/North American Free Trade Agreement

    In January 1, 1994, the North American Free Trade Agreement between the US, Canada and Mexico, nations of North America was signed into effect. By doing so, restrictions were lifted; measures were put in place to enhance economic trade between said nations, creating the biggest Free Trade Zone in the world. By doing so, 444 or so million people and a trade production capacity of over $17 trillion of goods and services commenced, in an essence combining the Purchasing Power Parity GDP of its member-countries. Since then, the economic and trade activity between the NAFTA nations dynamically increased. It started in the 1988 treaty between the US and Canada, the Canada-US Free Trade Agreement. After this was signed, the US started to work on a ...

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    The solution is a 602-word essay that details and discusses the members, their purpose, goals and missions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). References are listed to allow room for further research. A word version of the solution is attached for easy printing.