Trump has signed a decree on the withdrawal of the United States from the TRANS-Pacific partnership

The US President Donald trump has signed a decree on the withdrawal of the U.S. from trade agreements on the TRANS-Pacific partnership (TPP), reports the BBC.

Trade agreement, which was the support former U.S. President Barack Obama in Asia, was signed last year by 12 countries and covers 40% of the world economy.

The decree trump, the signing of which was planned for Monday, is one of a series of directives to initiate change in the form of US trade policy.

Trump promised to withdraw from the TPP during his presidential campaign.

He criticized this trade agreement, calling it «a potential disaster for our country.»

We will remind, the order about the country’s withdrawal from the TRANS-Pacific partnership appeared on the website of the White house immediately after the inauguration of the President of trump 20 Jan — the same day in the evening.

Trump said that on the first day after the inauguration he intends to begin the process of US withdrawal from the Treaty on TRANS-Pacific partnership (TPP).

He called for the conclusion of the exclusively «bilateral trade agreements».




Trump has signed a decree on the withdrawal of the United States from the TRANS-Pacific partnership 24.01.2017

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