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Japan eager for TPP deal: new farm minister

Koya Nishikawa

TOKYO -- The sooner an agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership is reached, the faster the effort to free up trade and investment can start benefiting the Japanese economy, freshly appointed Agriculture Minister Koya Nishikawa told reporters Thursday.

     Excerpts from the session follow.

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