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 U.S. and China Agree to Negotiate a Breakthrough Investment Treaty

“A high-standard U.S.-China Bilateral Investment Treaty is a priority for the U.S. and would work to level the playing field for American workers and businesses by opening markets for fair competition," Secretary Lew said in a statement. "The commitment made today stands to be a significant breakthrough and marks the first time China has agreed to negotiate a Bilateral Investment Treaty, to include all sectors and stages of investment, with another country.” 

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Last Updated :7/29/2013 2:53 PM

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