Signpost TPP trade Darwel/iStock/Thinkstock

Trump trade agenda still coming together

Agriculture continues to closely watch delicate trade discussions between major trading partners China, Mexico and Canada.

The Senate’s expected confirmation Monday evening of Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary sets another piece on the chessboard of the difficult game ahead in leveling the playing field and capitalizing on campaign promises to continue to promote Buy America.

President Donald Trump has said Ross, in his role as commerce secretary, would take the lead role in negotiating trade deals for the U.S., despite the fact that the law states that it is the U.S. Trade Representative ambassador

All access premium subscription

This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.


Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)


Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit Feedstuffs.com and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.


SUBSCRIBE NOW https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/Publications.aspx


TO RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/SubscriptionOffers.aspx


Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish