Liberalizing cross-border online sales is one NAFTA request to which Canada should yield: Opinion

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On his administration’s recent list of “asks” in the NAFTA renegotiation, Trump’s trade officials demand a Canadian de minimis “comparable to the U.S. de minimis shipment value of $800.” For Canadian consumers, that could mean that our choices would expand exponentially, our money would go further and we’d enjoy the benefits of competition.