Trade Policy and Programs [EEB/TPP] [Department of State] Law and Legal Definition

Trade Policy and Programs (TPP) is one of seven issue-oriented organizations within the Bureau of Economic, Energy, and Business Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. TPP provides new export opportunities for American businesses, farmers, ranchers and workers by way of global, regional and bilateral trade initiatives including free trade agreements (FTAs) and the World Trade Organization (WTO) Doha Development Agenda. TPP also maximizes the benefits of open markets for global economic development, address and resolve trade disputes, strengthens intellectual property enforcement, and improves access for U.S. goods and services abroad. TPP is constituted with four offices namely, Office of Agriculture, Biotechnology, and Textile Trade Affairs, Office of Bilateral Trade Affairs, Office of Intellectual Property Enforcement, and Office of Multilateral Trade Affairs.