How NAFTA hurts Mexican workers and unions

KPublished on Jun 10, 2019
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s pro-labor law will be “transformational” if implemented, says Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch. Under NAFTA, however, Mexican wages are currently suffering on a global scale as they remain 40% lower in real terms than Chinese manufacturing wages. “Every week a new union is being busted in Mexico.”

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