(CBS DETROIT) – The United States and Canada are now closing their border in an attempt to stop the spread of COVID-19.

President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister announced the closure early this morning.

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Officials say it will close for all non-essential travel, but will not impact trade.

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Essential travel includes supply chains, food, fuel, and medical supplies.

President Trump says he expects this closure to last for at least 30 days.

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