Washington, D.C. – United States Trade Representative Michael Froman issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s 2014 Trade Policy Agenda that was delivered to Congress earlier today. USTR is the lead agency responsible for the development and implementation of the President’s Trade Policy Agenda. USTR also sends the Annual Report on trade developments over the past year, including in the World Trade Organization.
“President Obama’s trade strategy for 2014 is driven by a commitment to create jobs, promote growth, and strengthen the middle class through the creation of new export opportunities for American farmers, workers, and businesses,” said Ambassador Froman. “In the coming year, USTR will continue to execute the President’s trade vision that relies on opening markets, leveling the playing field for American workers and producers, and fully enforcing our trade rights around the world.”
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