August 17, 2019

Financial Times- Schwab: “This farm bill is not our Doha round offer.”

A Reuters news article, which was posted yesterday at DTN (link requires subscription), reported that, “Brazil regards the United States’ latest offer to cut agricultural subsides as a positive move, Brazilian Foreign Minister Celso Amorim said on Monday ahead of a meeting of the BRIC group of countries.

“‘We have this feeling that there is a positive move by the U.S. regarding agricultural subsidies. (Brazil’s) President Lula will confirm that and will show his willingness to negotiate,’ Amorim told reporters in New York.