What to know about coffee trade ambassador | Open trade coffee
Coffee trade ambassador David Poulsen has been in Washington for two weeks, visiting with senior administration officials and a small group of top executives.
He’s one of the most senior officials in the country to visit with the country’s trade representative.
He has visited with the Trump administration, the Senate and the House and has met with the CEOs of the U.S. companies that manufacture and sell coffee.
He also met with Trump’s Cabinet members.
Poulsen said in a recent interview that coffee is one of his favorite things to eat and is a key component of his daily life.
“I think it’s going to be an enormous asset to the country,” Poulsens chief of staff, Scott Trowbridge, said of coffee.
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