Trans-Pacific Partnership

US to consider Pacific Trade re-entry after other priorities

SANTIAGO, Chile /March 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The United States will consider rejoining a sweeping free trade agreement of Pacific Rim countries after it deals with other priorities, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday. President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the Trans-Pacific Partnership last year, but the remaining 11 members pressed ahead and recently … Continue reading US to consider Pacific Trade re-entry after other priorities

11 nations to sign Pacific trade pact as US plans tariffs

SANTIAGO, Chile /March 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim countries are set to sign a sweeping agreement to streamline trade and slash tariffs just as U.S. President Donald Trump is preparing to formalize new tariffs on aluminum and steel to protect U.S. producers. The deal to be signed Thursday in the Chilean … Continue reading 11 nations to sign Pacific trade pact as US plans tariffs