Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson of Secretary Mnuchin’s Meeting with Canadian Minister of Finance William Morneau

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met with Canadian Minister of Finance Bill Morneau.  Secretary Mnuchin commended Minister Morneau on Canada’s leadership in the G-7. The Secretary and Minister discussed a free, fair and reciprocal trading relationship between the two nations including the successful renegotiation of NAFTA.  The Secretary emphasized the importance of all NATO members meeting their commitments on defense spending.  The Secretary thanked the Minister for Canada’s continued support on issues involving the situation in Venezuela.