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(In Trade)
December 21, 2018

In October, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said “we would expect to have an equal or better deal than Japan gave the European Union regarding agriculture.”


(Daily News)
December 20, 2018

Incoming Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) on Thursday outlined his priorities for the new Congress -- making clear he will insist that agriculture to be included in any U.S.-European Union trade agreement.


(Daily News)
December 20, 2018

In lieu of action by the European Union, France has announced a plan to implement a digital services tax in 2019, despite U.S. industry claims that the tax is a trade barrier that violates World Trade Organization rules.


(Daily News)
December 19, 2018

Auto groups are calling on the U.S. to prioritize regulatory cohesion with the European Union in a potential trade deal with Brussels, though the two parties initially agreed to leave cars out of the discussion.


(Daily News)
December 14, 2018

Business and technology groups want the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative to address problematic digital services tax proposals recently pitched by the European Union, as well as longstanding regulatory cooperation issues with the bloc.


(Daily News)
December 12, 2018

GENEVA -- The U.S. ambassador to the World Trade Organization on Wednesday blasted proposed Appellate Body reforms advanced by the European Union, China and others, saying they endorse the very practices the U.S. has repeatedly complained about.


(In Trade)
December 12, 2018

A final report will be submitted to USTR by May 8.


(In Trade)
December 10, 2018

Pompeo: “If there’s a hard Brexit, I remain very confident the United States and the United Kingdom will continue to have a special relationship. It matters certainly to them, but it matters a great deal to us as well.”


(In Trade)
December 04, 2018

The British ambassador to the U.S. shrugged off the implications of the opinion, saying it was “not very relevant for where we are because the government is set on delivering what the British people voted for in 2016. That’s where we are going.”


(Daily News)
December 04, 2018

France and Germany on Tuesday issued a new proposal for a tax on internet advertisements that could serve as a potentially fatal blow to the European Commission’s push to impose a digital services tax targeting U.S. companies, which the U.S. business community had branded a violation of international trade rules.


(In Trade)
December 04, 2018

“The understanding has improved qualitatively, but some discussion is still needed to determine whether we can negotiate or not.”


(In Trade)
December 03, 2018

Executives from Daimler, Volkswagen and BMW will meet with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Tuesday.


(In Trade)
December 01, 2018

“I’m very happy to tell President Trump and others that we will have an independent trade policy, we will be able to do trade deals.”


(In Trade)
November 29, 2018

France's ambassador to the U.S. welcomed U.S.-China talks at the G20, saying an agreement “would certainly be a very positive development for everybody.”


(Daily News)
November 29, 2018

Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) on Tuesday said he believed the EU’s insistence that agriculture be left out of trans-Atlantic trade negotiations was not set in stone, but EU Ambassador to the U.S. David O’Sullivan responded by saying agriculture could not be part of the talks if the two sides wanted a quick deal -- which President Trump and EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have called for.


(Daily News)
November 28, 2018

EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström on Tuesday said it was time for the U.S. to constructively engage on reforming the World Trade Organization’s Appellate Body now that the European Union and 11 other countries have come forward with a proposal designed to address many U.S. criticisms.


(Daily News)
November 27, 2018

World Trade Organization Government Procurement Agreement members on Tuesday approved the United Kingdom's terms for joining the agreement after leaving the European Union.


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