U.S. aims to reach NAFTA deal in next three weeks: CNBC

FILE PHOTO: NAFTA banner is pictured inside a hotel where the seventh round of NAFTA talks involving the United States, Mexico and Canada takes place, in Mexico City, Mexico March 3, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States hopes to reach a deal on the revamped North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada over the next three weeks, CNBC reported on Wednesday.

Congressional aides and industry executives who have been briefed by the Trump administration told the cable news channel there was a targeted timeline. Top officials from the three countries were holding meetinGs Thursday and Friday.

Reporting by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama