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Day ahead – March 26, 2020: Tariff relief, China ag buys, restaurant closures due to COVID-19

Senate Republicans urge trade actions due to COVID-19; China actively buying US ag products; Restaurant industry group details closures due to COVID-19

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A group of Senate Finance Committee Republicans is calling on President Donald Trump to take several actions on the trade front, including tariff waivers on medical products and broadening tariff exemptions. Meanwhile, USDA data shows China continuing to purchase an array of US ag products and the National Restaurant Association (NRA) detailed restaurant closures due to the coronavirus pandemic.


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