AG POLICY NEWS
Washington Insider-- Tuesday
Tue Nov 19, 2013 05:40 AM CST

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

South Korea May Join Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks

South Korea could become the 13th nation to join the ongoing talks to create a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement. Last Friday, the country's Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy held the first in a series of public forum debates on the subject.

One hurdle for South Korea is that the countries already participating in the talks have made it clear that any newcomers to the process will be required to accept previously ...

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