U.S. pursues action on poultry, beef, biotech crops in China trade talks – official

FILE PHOTO: Pigs nearing market weight stand in a pen at Duncan Farms in Polo, Illinois, U.S. April 9, 2018. REUTERS/Daniel Acker/File Photo

CHICAGO (Reuters) – U.S. officials pressed China on issues related to poultry, beef and biotechnology in recent trade talks, a U.S. Department of Agriculture under secretary said on Tuesday, highlighting some of Washington’s priorities in the negotiations. The United States and China have threatened tit-for-tat tariffs on goods worth up to $150 billion each as […]

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