Deputy U.S. Trade Representative, Ambassador Michael Punke, Visits Spain

 

The Embassy Press Office organized a press roundtable with visiting Deputy U.S. Trade Representative, Ambassador Michael Punke, to discuss the current state of TTIP, the trade agreement being negotiated between the U.S. and the EU. Representatives of Spain’s main media outlets attended including national newspapers El Pais, ABC, El Mundo and La Razon and radio channels Cadena SER or Cadena COPE. Ambassador Punke informed the press about the current status of TTIP negotiations and stated the “U.S. maintains its goal of signing the Free Trade Agreement with the EU this year.