US, Canada To Close Border To Non-Essential Traffic

By KYGO Staff on March 18, 2020

The United States and Canada have agreed to close the border between the two countries to help stop the spread of the coronavirus.

The closing will not affect trade however, as it will just be imposed on non-essential traffic such as tourism and shopping.

The US and Canada are each other’s largest trading partners with almost $1.5 Billion (US) in merchandise trade crossing the Canada-US border every day.

President Trump tweeted out this message earlier:

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