Washington, D.C. - The National Restaurant Association today released the following statement from Sean Kennedy, executive vice president, Public Affairs, regarding the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA):

"USMCA will help ensure that restaurants can maintain a stable global supply chain and continue to provide nutritious, creative and affordable choices for American families.

"We are grateful to Congress and the President for their work along with our trading partners, to achieve and implement this important bipartisan agreement."


Founded in 1919, the National Restaurant Association is the leading business association for the restaurant industry, which comprises more than 1 million restaurant and foodservice outlets and a workforce of 15.6 million employees. Together with the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation, the Association works to lead America’s restaurant industry into a new era of prosperity, prominence and participation, enhancing the quality of life for all we serve. For more information, visit us at Restaurant.org.