Audio on Trans Pacific Partnership

tpp-congressThe Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) was finalized by 12 nations on Monday, October 5 in Atlanta, Georgia.

During a press conference announcing the agreement, there were many comments about agricultural products in the talks, particularly dairy which was the final piece of the puzzle to fall into place early Monday morning.

U.S. Trade Ambassador Michael Froman talks about ag benefits of TPP: USTR Michael Froman

New Zealand minister Tim Groser talks about importance of dairy to his country: New Zealand trade minister Tim Groser

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack held a press conference on Tuesday to talk about TPP benefits for U.S. farmers and ranchers: Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack presser on TPP Agreement