Int'l Beef Groups Say TPP Should Cut 'Sensitive' Ag Tariffs

Law360, New York (February 7, 2014, 5:03 PM EST) -- Beef industry groups in the U.S., Australia, Canada and New Zealand on Thursday called on negotiators for the Trans-Pacific Partnership to cut agricultural tariffs across the board in the proposed trade pact, even on products that some countries would rather see excluded.

Four members of the Five Nation Beef Alliance issued a statement saying they support a comprehensive TPP agreement that would open up agricultural trade, but fear that negotiations for the proposed trade pact between 12 Pacific Rim countries might be leading to an agreement...
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