International Trade Commission Report Shows Economic Benefit of TPP

International Trade Commission Report Shows Economic Benefit of TPP WASHINGTON (May 18, 2016) – Today, the U.S. International Trade Commission released its report on the economic benefit of the Trans-Pacific Partnership to the U.S. economy. National Cattlemen’s Beef Association President Tracy Brunner said this report confirms that TPP not only levels the playing field for […]

Ag and Food Coalition; Pass TPP Now

WASHINGTON (April 11, 2016) – Today, 225 food and agricultural companies and associations including the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association sent a letter to members of Congress calling for a swift vote on the Trans Pacific Partnership. NCBA President Tracy Brunner says cattle producers cannot wait any longer to level the playing field. “Japan is our […]

Cattlemen Testify to the Importance of the Trans-Pacific Partnership

WASHINGTON (Jan. 14, 2016) – Today, the United States International Trade Commission hosted a hearing entitled Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: Likely Impact on the U.S. Economy and on Specific Industry Sectors. Kevin Kester, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Policy Division chair, testified before the ITC, stressing the importance of TPP for the cattle industry. “We have a […]

Cattlemen Stand Firmly Behind the Trans-Pacific Partnership

WASHINGTON (Nov. 5, 2015) – Today, the White House released the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership for public review. National Cattlemen’s Beef Association President and Chugwater, Wyo., cattleman Philip Ellis confirmed that this agreement is a major victory for the cattle industry: “We were pleased to have the opportunity to review the TPP agreement […]

NCBA Applauds Conclusion of Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations

WASHINGTON (Oct. 5, 2015) – The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association has learned that the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations have successfully concluded today in Atlanta. NCBA President and Chugwater, Wyo., cattleman, Philip Ellis said this agreement will boost U.S. exports and eliminate trade barriers. “While the full details of the partnership will not be released until the President presents […]