The 4th Mongolia – US Economic Policy Dialogue Held in WashingtonPolitics
Ulaanbaatar, February 6, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The 4th Economic Policy Dialogue between Mongolia and the United States was held in Washington DC on February 2, 2023. State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia N. Ankhbayar and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs of the U.S. Department of State W. Baird co-chaired the dialogue.
Amid changing regional and international relations, the two sides exchanged views on expanding bilateral economic cooperation to the level of strategic partnership. The parties reaffirmed their desire to work together to deepen commercial ties in priority areas such as food security, agriculture, renewable energy, critical minerals, open skies, and the digital economy.
Mongolia and the United States reviewed the 2018 Economic Roadmap for Expanded Economic Partnership and agreed to update it to reflect the broadening scope of bilateral cooperation by including new areas and opportunities. More than 50 representatives from 20 organizations participated in the Economic Policy Dialogue and issued a “Joint Statement of the 4th Economic Policy Dialogue between Mongolia and the United States.”