Posts tagged "National Milk Producers Federation"

US dairy sees ‘strong advocate’ in nominee Gregg Doud as USTR chief agricultural negotiator

[6 February/ Dairy Reporter] The US Dairy Exporters Council and National Milk Producers Federation have both urged the US Senate to swiftly approve the nomination by the Trump Administration of Gregg Doud to the role of Chief Agricultural Negotiator in the Office of the US Trade Representative.  Mr Doud’s nomination has been on hold since...

Warnings from dairy industry as US releases complete TPP objectives

[6 June/ The National Business Review] The US Trade Representative, Michael Froman’s statement of US objectives for the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) outlined the Obama Administration’s top priorities as the elimination of tariffs and achieving commercially meaningful market access and provisions that address longstanding non-tariff barriers, including import licensing requirements and other restrictions. The document...