TPP Should Exclude Currency Issues, Chamber Head Says

Law360, New York (October 2, 2013, 6:46 PM EDT) -- The president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said Tuesday that the Trans-Pacific Partnership is not the right venue to address currency manipulation issues, despite recent calls from U.S. lawmakers that currency disciplines be built into the proposed trade agreement.

Chamber of Commerce President Thomas Donohue said in a speech that while currency manipulation issues are important and need to be addressed, they should be dealt with outside the scope of the TPP, a proposed trade agreement between the U.S., Japan and 10 other Pacific Rim...
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