TechNet Comments on U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement
Washington, D.C. — TechNet, the national, bipartisan network of innovation economy CEOs and senior executives, commented on today’s announcement of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on trade. The following statement can be attributed to Linda Moore, President and CEO of TechNet:
“Since the beginning of these negotiations, we have viewed them as an opportunity to modernize the terms of our trade relationship with Canada and Mexico with strong digital trade and pro-innovation rules. We are pleased that the U.S., Canada, and Mexico have reached an agreement on a new trade deal that better accounts for the transformative changes that have occurred in the U.S. and global economy since 1994, particularly in the area of digital trade. In the coming days, we will be closely reviewing the details of this new pact.”
TechNet is the national, bipartisan network of technology CEOs and senior executives that promotes the growth of the innovation economy by advocating a targeted policy agenda at the federal and 50-state level. TechNet’s diverse membership includes dynamic American businesses ranging from startups to the most iconic companies on the planet and represents over three million employees and countless customers in the fields of information technology, e-commerce, the sharing and gig economies, advanced energy, cybersecurity, venture capital, and finance. TechNet has offices in Albany, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Olympia, Sacramento, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Tallahassee, and Washington, D.C.