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Negotiators Meet for the Third Round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) Talks

December 16, 2013

U.S. and EU teams met today in Washington D.C. for the first day of the third round of negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP). 

Negotiators responsible for services, government procurement, energy and raw materials, sanitary and phytosanitary barriers, intellectual property rights, labor and trade issues, textiles, small- and medium-sized enterprises, regulatory coherence, and sectoral regulatory approaches began their work on Monday, and will hold additional meetings other days this week. 

Press inquiries should be directed to Anne Eisenhower at for the U.S. Trade Representative and John Clancy at for the European Union.