Mar 11 2019 Also, a Florida Trump political donor is drawing controversy. Though American negotiators met with Israelis at the time, discussions never progressed because Israel was reluctant to reduce competitive barriers. Rachel Hirshler, senior director for international agreements at Israel's Foreign Trade Administration, said a round of negotiations would take place next week. highlighted the increase in sales that could result from reduced levies on processed food in Israel, including dairy products. 'It's just like the cryptocurrency market,' he said in a phone interview from Ulsan, a southern portal city in South Korea. And, with respect to the trade deficit, an issue that was central in Trump's campaign, it's terrible.