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Resilient Trade

The past three years have been a uniquely volatile period in our modern history. But it may also be viewed as the moment when the United States and its partners established a new pillar of our economic policymaking, one focused on secure trade.

WASHINGTON, DC – Economies across the world have been strained by the events of the last three years. The COVID-19 pandemic claimed millions of lives and brought the world economy to a standstill. Russia’s brutal war has taken a devastating toll on lives and infrastructure in Ukraine, generating seismic repercussions for oil and food prices at a time when the global economy was finding its footing.