May 25, 2017 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

This event was made possible by generous contributions from:

The National Pork Producers Council
Stewart & Stewart 


Panel I, Autos.  This event began with a panel on NAFTA the North American automobile industry.  The speakers were Charles Uthus of the American Automotive Policy Council; Yuri Unno of Toyota, Ann Wilson from the Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association, and Jeff Werner from Dailer.  The moderator was R. K. Morris of the Global Business Dialogue.   The YouTube recording of this panel follows.

Panel II, Agriculture.  U.S. agriculture and NAFTA was the focus of the second panel at this event.  The speakers were Ken Barbic of Western Growers, Molly O’Connor for the National Association of Wheat Growers, Shawna Morris of the U.S. Dairy Export Council, and Nick Giordano of the National Pork Producers Council.  David Salmonsen of the American Farm Bureau Federation served as moderator.  The YouTube recording of this panel follows.


GBD’s write-ups from this event took the form of TTALK Quotes.  They can be found at the following links:

NAFTA And American Wheat Farmers, published on May 31, 2017,

Uthus on NAFTA and Autos, published on June 2, 2017,

NAFTA, Auto Parts and Jobs, published on June 5, 2017,

Dairy and the Next NAFTA, published on June 14, 2017, and

American Pork, An Export Powerhouse, published on July 19, 2017.





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