Readout of Secretary´s Mnuchin meeting with President Macri

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson of Secretary Mnuchin’s Meeting with President Mauricio Macri of Argentina

July 23, 2018

BUENOS AIRES – On Sunday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin met with Argentinian President Mauricio Macri, who was accompanied by Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne. Secretary Mnuchin complimented Argentina for its effective hosting of the G20 meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors. The Secretary reaffirmed the strength of the deep economic relationship between the United States and Argentina, and stressed the importance for both countries of strong and broad-based economic growth, trade, and security. The Secretary encouraged President Macri and his economic team to continue implementation of their pro-growth economic reform program.