Even as the U.S. and European Union seek a major free trade deal, Poland and the U.S. should intensify their commercial ties in areas ranging from construction to energy security, U.S. Secretary for Commerce Penny Pritzker said Monday.
Pritzker told a meeting of Polish and U.S. businessmen that bilateral business is below its potential. Poland is currently only America's 54th largest trading partner, even though its economy ranks among the world's top 25. U.S. companies have invested some $30 billion in Poland since the early 1990s.
"We know that we are missing an opportunity to work much closer together," Pritzker told a meeting of the American Chamber of Commerce. "It is in our mutual best interest to have stronger economic ties between our countries, our businesses and our people."....
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