Focus Of The Hearing:
The focus of the hearing is on the benefits of expanding U.S. services trade, including by negotiating an international services agreement. The hearing will address the importance of services exports as a source of well-paying U.S. jobs and economic growth. In addition, the hearing will examine the current state of ongoing discussions concerning an international services agreement and explore how best to support a successful initiative.
Ambassador Michael Punke
Deputy United States Trade Representative and Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organization (WTO)
* Mr. Brutto will also testify on behalf of the Coalition of Services Industries (CSI)