Commerce and industry minister Kamal Nath will meet US trade representative
Susan Schwab early next week as part of the US-India trade policy forum, Sean
Spicer, a spokesman for Schwab''s office, said.
two are expected to discuss ways of boosting business ties as well as last-ditch
efforts to reach a world trade deal, the US trade office said.
two will also have discussions with top business executives from leading companies
in the United States and India. The two are also expected to discuss a free trade
agreement between the United States and India, although it could be years before
any negotiations are launched.
foreign minister Celso Amorim, his country''s lead trade negotiator, is also expected
to attend that session, Spicer said.