US Pushes Canada on TPP
Jerry Hagstrom DTN Political Correspondent
Wed Jan 28, 2015 01:20 PM CST

BOCA RATON, Fla. (DTN) -- The United States is continuing to put pressure on Canada to put forward a more robust proposal in the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade negotiations, Darci Vetter, the chief U.S. agricultural trade negotiator, said here Tuesday at the International Dairy Foods Association's annual Dairy Forum.

"All eyes right now are on Canada," Vetter said as part of a panel discussion. "They really need to bring something more comprehensive to the table."

Vetter acknowledged that the negotiations over dairy, poultry and eggs are "very politically controversial for Canada," but she said the United States still expects Canada to come ...

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