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Tokyo pushes, DC rejects multilateral trade deals

United States-Japan relations have had their ups and downs over the decades, but in recent years they’ve been mostly up. US agriculture has benefited. Japan, America’s fourth-largest ag-export market, recently agreed to further ease restrictions on imports of US beef. On one issue, however, the two countries have diverged widely: multilateral free-trade agreements. For decades […]