USTR Press Office Week Ahead: September 10-14
Monday, September 10
Ambassador Kirk will participate in a briefing with the National Farmers Union at the White House.
Ambassador Sapiro will travel to Brussels, Belgium and Strasbourg, France to meet with European Government officials and business groups.
-Brussels, Belgium and Strasbourg, France
Ambassador Marantis will participate in the Industries and Competitiveness Dialogue (ICD) in Beijing, China.
General Counsel Reif and a USTR delegation will travel to Beijing and Shanghai, China for meetings with senior level Chinese officials and business leaders.
-Beijing and Shanghai, China
-Open Press Events
Tuesday, September 11
Ambassador Kirk will participate in a service project in observance of 9/11.
-Seat Pleasant, MD
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Ambassador Marantis will participate in the Vice-Ministerial Meeting of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT).
Ambassador Siddiqui will deliver remarks on President Obama’s trade agenda and global agricultural exports at the Southwest Agricultural Issues Summit.
Wednesday, September 12
Ambassador Kirk will give remarks at an event with TBD Members of Congress on the Hill hosted by the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Action Coalition and The Africa Society.
Ambassador Kirk will meet with representatives from the Bay Area Council.
Thursday, September 13
Ambassador Kirk will visit Maine to tour the New Balance Factory and meet with workers.
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Friday, September 14
General Counsel Reif will give remarks at Fudan University School of Law.
** Additional events may be announced throughout the week.