Readout of Ambassador Tai's Virtual Meeting with Taiwan Minister-Without-Portfolio John Deng

June 10, 2021

WASHINGTON – United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai today met virtually with Taiwan Minister-Without-Portfolio John Deng. 

Ambassador Tai emphasized the importance of the U.S.-Taiwan trade and investment relationship and explained the Biden-Harris Administration’s worker-centered trade priorities.  Ambassador Tai also expressed the United States’ continued interest in working together with Taiwan on issues of common concern in multilateral organizations.  

Ambassador Tai and Minister Deng committed to the convening of the 11th Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council meeting under the auspices of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the United States (TECRO) in the coming weeks.  

Today’s meeting was held under the auspices of AIT and TECRO.