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Sources: Trump rejected limited deal ahead of trip to India

February 27, 2020 at 11:55 AM
President Trump shot down a limited trade deal hammered out by U.S. and Indian negotiators before traveling to India this week, opting instead to push for a larger deal, several sources told Inside U.S. Trade . A limited agreement, under discussion since the U.S. terminated India’s Generalized System of Preferences benefits last year, was reached by U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Indian Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal earlier this month, sources confirmed. The agreement was then brought to Trump for...

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