U.S., EU close to overcoming sticking points in trade talks -U.S envoy

Tue Oct 18, 2016 2:47pm EDT
 
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BERLIN Oct 18 (Reuters) - The United States and the European Union are close to bridging differences on many sticking points in negotiations for a free trade deal, U.S. ambassador to Germany John B. Emerson told a German broadcaster on Tuesday.

"As far as I know, we are close to a solution on many points. It will eventually come down to a matter of political will," rbb broadcaster quoted Emerson as saying. (Reporting by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Louise Ireland)