The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) modernizes the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to meet the needs of a 21st century economy, ensuring the U.S. remains an attractive place to do business. 

Quick Facts

Entering the USMCA would deliver for the travel industry and America’s economy as a whole. For the travel industry alone, USMCA would raise an estimated $1.7 billion in travel-generated economic output and create 15,000 American jobs.

USMCA would allow for the continued growth in U.S. exports—including travel, America’s second largest export—and should be swiftly implemented.

Research, News and Commentary on Trade

Travel Trends Index

Travel Trends Index: Brand USA More Critical Than Ever as Int'l Travel Continues Slide

November 05, 2019

Travel to and within the United States grew 2.2% year-over-year in September, according to the U.S. Travel Association’s latest Travel Trends Index (TTI), marking the industry’s 117th straight month of growth.

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Friday Check-In

Friday Check-In | November 1, 2019

November 01, 2019

In this week’s Friday Check-In, we cover our role in two important congressional hearings that help advance our industry’s legislative agenda, as well as our position on the proposed U.S.-Mexico-...

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Research Round Up: Eight U.S. Airports Rank in the Top 25 Most Internationally Connected

October 30, 2019

Here are some of October 2019’s most compelling findings from the U.S. Travel research team.

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