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USTR Press Office Week Ahead: January 28-February 1

01/25/2013

Monday, January 28

On January 28 through February 1, Ambassador Marantis will be in Lima, Peru and Santiago, Chile, where he will meet with senior government officials in both countries to discuss ongoing Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations and certain other trade issues.

Lima, Peru and Santiago, Chile
TBD Press Opportunities
For media inquiries, please contact Kate Villarreal at kvillarreal@ustr.eop.gov.

Ambassador Siddiqui will meet with Ambassador of Bangladesh to the United States Akramul Qader and representatives of the U.S. cotton industry at the Embassy of Bangladesh to discuss issues involving U.S. cotton exports. 

Washington, D.C.
Closed Press

Tuesday, January 29

On January 29 through 31, Ambassador Punke will represent the United States at a meeting of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) General Council in Geneva, Switzerland, where candidates for WTO Director-General will present their views and respond to questions from WTO Members.

Geneva, Switzerland
Closed Press

Ambassador Sapiro will meet with Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz to discuss U.S. trade with Latin America and recently implemented agreements with Colombia and Panama.

Washington, D.C.
Closed Press

Wednesday, January 30

No public events.

Thursday, January 31

No public events.

Friday, February 1

No public events.

** Additional events may be announced throughout the week.