Washington, Nov 27 (EFE) .- The top leaders of the three main American automobile manufacturers met today with the Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence, to warn him about the dangers of modifying the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). p>
The meeting, held in Washington, was attended by the CEO of General Motors (GM), Mary Barra; US National Economic Council, Gary Cohn, and US Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer, who is in charge of negotiations for the NAFTA reform that currently keeps US to companies. " p>
Negotiations, which are heading towards their sixth round, have made little progress on the issue of the automobile sector, at the insistence of the Government of Donald Trump to increase the amount of components produced in North America to avoid substantial customs tariffs. p>
Trump wants to raise the current 62.5% to 85% and 50% to occur in the United States. United. United. P>
Mexico and Canada have also opposed Washington's proposal.