How Mexico plans to team up with Canada to combat U.S. auto irritant

A senior Mexican cabinet member says she's planning a multi-front effort against what she calls the biggest trade irritant in North America right now.

And she's hoping to team up with Canada.

Mexican Economy Secretary Tatiana Clouthier meets virtually today with Canada's Trade Minister Mary Ng as they campaign against a U.S. electric-vehicle tax credit.

Both countries say the U.S. proposal would destroy jobs and break trade agreements, with Clouthier calling it her country's most pressing economic issue with the U.S...

This was excerpted from the 17 December 2021 edition of CBC News.