BISMARCK – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND) issued the following statement on President Donald J. Trump securing Phase 1 of a trade deal with China:

“Congratulations to President Trump on securing this agreement. Phase 1- which includes lowered tariffs and large purchases of agricultural products- paves the way for significant, long-term agreements between our countries. President Trump called me this morning to assure me this deal will be very good for agriculture. This is excellent news, and I look forward to reviewing the specifics and continuing to work with the President to ensure the next phases benefit American agriculture.”

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