Joe Biden, President-elect of the United States, speaking at a news conference at the Fiden Conversion headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, nominated Catherine Tai, a Sino-US business lawyer, as the candidate for the U.S. trade representative. At the time of the announcement, Joe Biden said his administration’s top priority would be China’s unfair trade practices. Katherine Toy will hold an important, cabinet-level position in enforcing US import rules and broking trade terms with China and other countries.
Joe Biden said, “During the Obama-Biden administration, he was a key activist against China’s unfair trade practices, which will be a top priority in the Biden-Harris administration.”
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Biden names Katherine Tai as U.S. trade representative candidate
Speaking further on his decision at the conference, Biden said, “He understands that we need a strategy – to be significantly more strategic than we were in how we do business, which strengthens all of us, and it will not leave anyone behind.” He said he would work closely with foreign policy regulations. Katherine Toy is a dedicated, deeply respected public servant and senior international business expert who has dedicated her life to equaling the sports sector for American workers and families.
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Biden said, “If confirmed, she is the first Asian American and the first woman mother to work in this position. She brings a sophisticated understanding of the threats of climate change to trade, as well as the urgent need to address the climate crisis.”
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He currently serves as Attorney General for Trade on the Toy House Ways and Means Committee, having previously served in the Office of the USDR General Adviser, first as Associate General Adviser from 2007 to 2011 and later as Chief Adviser to China at the World Trade Organization (WTO). ) Trade enforcement responsible for the development and prosecution of US conflicts against China.
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