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The U.S. is running out of patience with Canadian and Mexican resistance to key American proposals ahead of talks next week on a new NAFTA, two people familiar with the matter said. The U.S. is serious about its threat to withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement if there's no breakthrough on proposals Trump has made that are intended to rebalance trade, said one of the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the negotiations aren't public. The Trump administration wants to see serious counteroffers to U.S. demands like tightening content requirements for cars.The tension between the U.S. and its trading partners, especially Canada, sets up a pivotal round of talks in Montreal, which have been extended by three days and now will run Jan. 21 through Jan. 29 .Mexico's Ambassador to the U.S. Geronimo Gutierrez said Thursday that differences are narrowing in the talks, while last week Canadian officials said the chances are rising that Trump will exit the deal.
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