18 Jul 2007

US plans to promote trade between the Philippines and US trust territories

10:55 am on 18 July 2007

The United States plans to aggressively promote trade and investments between the Philippines and its U.S. trust territories and affiliated nations in the Pacific.

The Deputy Assistant Secretary for Insular Affairs David Cohen will visit the Philippines to talk with Philippine trade and economic officials and the private sector.

He will discuss trade and investment opportunities in Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands and the U.S. Virgin Islands.