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Inside U.S. Trade - 03/20/2020

In notice to Congress, USTR says talks with Kenya could begin in June

March 17, 2020 at 4:45 PM
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Tuesday notified Capitol Hill that the Trump administration plans to negotiate a comprehensive trade deal with Kenya, setting up the start of negotiations as early as mid-June. “Under President Trump’s leadership, we look forward to negotiating and concluding a comprehensive, high-standard agreement with Kenya that can serve as a model for additional trade agreements across Africa,” USTR said in a March 17 statement. “Kenya is an important regional leader, a strategic partner of the...

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