Economy

US-European Free Trade Talks to Begin Sooni
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February 20, 2013 1:38 AM
The United States and the European Union are likely to begin negotiations as early as June on what some are calling a ground breaking free trade agreement. International trade experts say such an agreement would have substantial economic benefits on both sides of the Atlantic. But as Mil Arcega reports, the obstacles are many and success is far from guaranteed.

US-European Free Trade Talks to Begin Soon

Published February 19, 2013

The United States and the European Union are likely to begin negotiations as early as June on what some are calling a ground breaking free trade agreement. International trade experts say such an agreement would have substantial economic benefits on both sides of the Atlantic. But as Mil Arcega reports, the obstacles are many and success is far from guaranteed.


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