Tag: Japan

JAPAN TRADE DEAL COMING SOON, GRASSLEY SAYS

Negotiations between the U.S. and Japan are taking place under the radar and should produce an agreement over the next two months, Senate Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley said Tuesday. Grassley and others have said they expect the two countries to first produce a deal in which Japan would lower tariffs on U.S. farm goods that … Read More

PENCE: USMCA COULD BE ‘TEMPLATE’ FOR FUTURE TRADE DEALS

Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that the trade agreement the Trump administration has forged with Mexico and Canada could be the “template for all our future trade deals” with the European Union, Japan and China. Speaking midday in Detroit, Pence sought to promote the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement President Donald Trump has forged with the … Read More

JAPAN TRADE AGREEMENT IS DAIRY INDUSTRY PRIORITY

In an effort organized by the National Milk Producers Federation and the U.S. Dairy Export Council, 70 dairy companies, farmer-owned cooperatives and associations sent a letter Monday to the U.S. Trade Representative ambassador and the U.S. secretary of agriculture asking the U.S. government to capitalize on the conclusion of Japan’s national elections and quickly finalize … Read More