Posts tagged "Trump Administration"

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...

Why the grocery industry opposes a border tax adjustment

[3 February/ Food Dive] The introduction of a Border Adjustment Tax as part of proposed reforms of the US tax code is being opposed by a new lobby group funded by food and grocery companies.  The tax which has been mentioned by the Trump Administration, would see a 20% tax replace corporate taxes and be...