By: Joseph Yeh
Taipei, Dec. 3 (CNA) U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Manufacturing Ian
Steff arrived in Taiwan on Monday for a two-day trip to strengthen bilateral trade and investment, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced Monday.
The visit is intended to strengthen U.S.-Taiwan trade ties, advocate for U.S. business, and advance the economic pillar of the Indo-Pacific Strategy, according to an AIT statement.
“This trip will also provide an opportunity for advocacy on key market access issues, as well as promote Taiwan investment in the U.S.,” AIT said.
During the visit, Steff will also meet with private sector representatives to discuss trade and investment, including the SelectUSA Summit, which is dedicated to promoting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the U.S., it added. [FULL STORY]