The first meeting of Turkey-USA Business Council will take place in Istanbul on September 19.
Turkey's Ministry of Economy said in a statement on Friday, "Turkish Undersecretary Ahmet Yakici and U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Francisco Sanchez will co-chair the meeting."
Investment and trade opportunities as well as Turkey-USA cooperation in third countries will be high on agenda of the meeting.
Yakici and Sanchez are set to hold a joint news conference following the meeting.
Established under the "U.S.-Turkey Framework for Strategic Economic and Commercial Cooperation" to intensify economic and commercial cooperation across a wide range of areas, the Business Council aims at bringing representatives from Turkish and U.S. private sectors at least once in a year.
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