Robert Lighthizer

Top Trump officials set for new trade talks in China next week -U.S. official

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 - 01:00 GMT

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plan to travel to China next week for another round of trade talks.

Canada's Freeland to hold NAFTA talks in Washington on Tuesday

Mon, 10 Sep 2018 - 09:09 GMT

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland will meet U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Washington to discuss talks to renew the NAFTA trade pact.

Trump, top aides talk trade with Apple CEO Cook at White House

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 - 02:10 GMT

Trump and two top aides talked about trade issues with Apple Inc chief Tim Cook on Wednesday as the White House prepares to try to avert a trade war with China.

EU, Japan start push for exemptions from Trump tariffs

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 - 11:10 GMT

The European Union and Japan urged the United States on Saturday to grant them exemptions from metal import tariffs.

Canada hopes NAFTA talks go on to next round; some progress made

Sat, 27 Jan 2018 - 11:03 GMT

Officials trying to hammer out differences over how to update the North American Free Trade Agreement have made some progress.

NAFTA negotiators hone in on origin rules, dispute settlement

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 - 08:10 GMT

U.S., Canadian and Mexican negotiators on Friday began digging into some of the thorniest issues in modernizing the North American Free Trade Agreement.