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a trilateral trade bloc in North America. The agreement came into force on January 1, 1994. It superseded the Canada - United States Free Trade Agreement between the U.S. and Canada. In terms of combined GDP of its members, as of 2010 the trade bloc is the largest in the world.

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has two supplements, the North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation (NAAEC) and the North American Agreement on Labor Cooperation (NAALC).

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It was perceived by many (such as myself) as having the ultimate result of devaluing the American dollar.

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