March 22, 2019- -On behalf of America’s farmers, ranchers, and food producers Almond Alliance and other members of an agriculture coalition sent a letter to President Trump regarding access to the Chinese market for America’s farmers and food manufacturers. The letter expressed praise for the Presidents unprecedented efforts to hold China accountable for its unfair trade practices and reiterated the importance of American products receiving equitable treatment from trade partners abroad.
The coalition asked that during ongoing negotiations, the Administration prioritize the removal of all retaliatory tariffs and make their immediate elimination a mandatory condition of any successful trade agreement. Removing all retaliatory tariffs would have an immediate beneficial effect by bolstering our agricultural economy and restoring a measure of certainty to those industries that supply the Chinese market.
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