Negotiators Reach TPP Deal
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Mon Oct 5, 2015 09:16 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Trade negotiators from the U.S. and 11 other Pacific Rim countries declared Monday morning they had completed their work on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which is being called the largest global trade deal ever achieved.

U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman declared at the opening of a press conference that the 12 countries had successfully concluded their talks "after more than five years of intensive negotiations."

It's now up to the Obama administration to convince Congress that the world's largest trade deal would be good for the overall economy.

Under the Trade Promotion Authority legislation approved by Congress over ...

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