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Inside U.S. Trade - 04/19/2019

News Analysis

Agriculture hurdle could be insurmountable for U.S., EU negotiators

April 17, 2019 at 2:09 PM
Now that the European Commission has a mandate to negotiate a trade deal with the United States, the next step for the two sides is to agree on what areas the negotiation will cover -- a normally perfunctory exercise that could derail the latest round of trans-Atlantic talks before they even begin. Since President Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker met at the White House last July, the two sides have been at loggerheads over whether a deal will...

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