March 7, 2019 Cal Chamber Advocacy | By: Susanne T. Stirling
The Office of the United States Trade Representative has released the 2019 Trade Policy Agenda and 2018 Annual Report of the President of the United States on the Trade Agreements Program, outlining five major pillars to restore free, fair, and reciprocal trade.
According to a presidential news release, the report contains the following highlights:
Supporting National Security
Consistent with his national security strategy, President Donald J. Trump’s trade policy agenda recognizes that economic prosperity at home is necessary for American power and influence abroad.
Free, fair, and reciprocal trade relations are critical to our national security policy, and form the cornerstone of the President’s trade agenda.
The United States remains committed to working with like-minded countries to defend our common prosperity and security against all forms of economic aggression.