Japan’s Motegi is aiming for US-Japan trade talks August 21-22 – Jiji

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Comments from the Japanese Economy Minister Motegi are once again crossing the wires, this time via Jiji, as he talks about the likely US-China trade talks next week.

Key Quotes:

Japan and the United States were aiming to hold trade talks in Washington on Aug. 21-22.

US-Japan trade teams made “significant progress” in narrowing their differences on trade.

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