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U.S., partners to close IPEF ministerial with more work ahead on trade

November 14, 2023 at 10:51 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The U.S. and its Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity partners are expected to conclude a ministerial here on Tuesday without reaching a full agreement on trade but with plans to continue talks that were roiled at the last minute by political concerns, according to senior officials and sources. The two-day ministerial kicked off on Monday on the heels of a week of talks during which negotiators were pressing to finalize outcomes on the framework’s trade pillar. Sources...

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