Amanpour and Company

WTO Director-General Discusses Downturn in US Economy

Clip: 07/30/2020 | 2m 23s | Video has closed captioning.

The pandemic has finally brought the U.S. economy to its knees. Numbers released today show the U.S. economy contracted by nearly 33% from April to June, in its worst drop on record. To discuss this catastrophic downturn and its effect on global trade, Christiane speaks with the outgoing director-general of the World Trade Organization.

Aired: 07/30/20

Rating: NR

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