U.S. Negotiates Sugar Import Agreement With Mexico June 04, 2017 Sugar Talks May Hint at Trump Approach to U.S.-Mexico Trade – The New York Times The New York Times interviewed Manatt’s Andrew Rudman, a managing director with ManattJones Global Strategies, for an article on the United States’ final negotiations with Mexico regarding control of its imported sugar. Businesses on both sides of the border are watching to gauge what the sugar negotiations signal about Washington’s approach to renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. “If you cave on sugar if you’re Mexico, then what does that say about what you’re going to do in NAFTA negotiations?” said Rudman, who is a former United States trade official. Read the article here.