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Lighthizer, Motegi extend trade talks

August 10, 2018 at 11:05 AM
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi are holding a second round of bilateral trade talks on Friday following a scheduled meeting on Thursday. A spokesman for the Japanese embassy said Lighthizer and Motegi met for roughly two hours on Thursday afternoon. A USTR spokesman told Inside U.S. Trade the two were scheduled to meet again on Friday. “Ambassador Lighthizer and Minister Motegi had a thorough and constructive exchange of views on all bilateral trade...

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