Tradelines News

Get the latest news and updates on cross-border customs and international trade.

‘Collective interest’ in Keeping TPP Attractive to U.S.

Posted May 17, 2017

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues


(Chris Bramwell – Radio New Zealand)

The United States is set to benefit from the Trans-Pacific Partnership despite having withdrawn from the agreement, Trade Minister Todd McClay has conceded.

The revelation comes as the Prime Minister is due to meet with his Japanese counterpart in Tokyo to try to revive the stalled deal.

Todd McClay has been clocking up the air miles getting around TPP countries trying to convince them to stay the course and commit to carrying on with the deal. Click here to read more.

Related: Japanese PM Abe Says It’s His 'strong wish' That U.S. Returns to the TPP (CNBC)