Defunct Trans-Pacific Partnership not favorable for local cattle ranchers
Kern Golden Empire
President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership could disrupt an essential market for beef producers, a market that doesn’t exist anywhere else. TPP would have fostered the demand in Japan for American beef products, products we don’t eat but are still a quality food source. Now with that trade agreement out the door, some local beef producers are essentially losing out on tens of thousands of dollars.