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March 17, 2011

Korea Trade Deal Won't Help Kentucky Bourbon Sales

Check out this op-ed in the Louisville Courier-Journal to find out why. It's by our very own Todd Tucker, who also happens to be a Kentucky native.


Louisville Courier-Journal

Korea Trade Deal Won't Help Kentucky Bourbon Sales

"With Congress expected to consider a NAFTA-style trade deal with Korea in the coming weeks, distilled spirits companies have been claiming that Kentucky bourbon sales will take off in Korea if the deal is approved. But this claim is misleading, and it papers over the expected job loss from the Korea deal..."

Read the entire piece here.


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