After meeting with Brazilian Foreign Minister Celso Amorim and President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's chief of staff on Thursday, White House economic advisor Allan Hubbard says the
According to Hubbard, the officials expressed their commitment to making the Doha Round work and realize its importance, both for their own and the world economy.
Agricultural tariffs and subsidies have been a major sticking point in global trade negotiations. Countries that rely on agricultural exports such as
U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez went to
U.S. Trade Representative Susan Schwab, attending a meeting of the Organization of Women in International Trade in