WASHINGTON – United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai today met virtually with Cabinet Secretary Betty Maina, the Kenyan Minister of Industrialization, Trade, and Enterprise Development.
Ambassador Tai and Minister Maina discussed the importance of the U.S.-Kenya relationship and strengthening ties between both countries. They also discussed the bilateral trade negotiations conducted under the previous administration. Ambassador Tai highlighted her ongoing review of the negotiations to ensure that any agreement aligns with the Biden-Harris administration’s Build Back Better agenda. Ambassador Tai and Minister Maina agreed on the shared priority of supporting African integration and maintaining a sustained dialogue about key issues.