• Kyodo


The United States and other farming countries want to focus on agricultural trade liberalization at the upcoming ministerial meeting in Tokyo of the World Trade Organization, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Zoellick said Tuesday.

“I’m heading off to Tokyo, and frankly, the item where Brazil and the United States and other countries that are major agriculture producers (will) be focusing as much attention as we can is the need to follow through on the commitments of Doha,” Zoellick told a news conference.

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