Subcommittee Hearing

The Asia Pacific: Trade Opportunities for Agriculture and Food Producers from the Great Plains to the Pacific Northwest


Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 Time: 02:00 PM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements


  1.  Ron Wyden (D - OR)
  2.  John Thune (R - SD)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Ambassador Isi Siddiqui
    Chief Agriculture Negotiator
    Office of the United States Trade Representative
    McLean , VA
  2. The Honorable Robert Hormats
    Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment
    U.S. Department of State
    Washington , DC
  3. Ms. Darci Vetter
    Deputy Under Secretary, Farm and Foreign Agriculture Services
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Mr. Mark Powers
    Vice President
    Northwest Horticultural Council
    Yakima , WA
  2. Mr. Paul Casper
    President
    South Dakota Soybean Association
    Lake Preston , SD
  3. Mr. Steve Crider
    International Sales Manager
    Amy's Kitchen
    Burlington , WA
  4. Mr. Steve Thomson
    Executive Vice President
    King Estate Winery
    Eugene , OR

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