U.S Treasury Secretary Lew to Travel to Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico September 26-29

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

U.S. Treasury Department

Office of Public Affairs


For Immediate Release 

CONTACT: Whitney Smith, Treasury Public Affairs (202) 622-2960

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury today announced that Secretary Jacob J. Lew will travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina; Brasília, Brazil; Bogotá, Colombia; and Mexico City, Mexico from September 26 through September 29.

In each country, Secretary Lew will meet with official counterparts and private sector leaders to discuss policies to promote shared economic growth and stability, to combat money laundering, and to advance the priorities of the G-20 in Latin America and globally.

Media planning to cover the Secretary’s travel may contact Whitney Smith at whitney.smith@treasury.gov for information regarding logistics.  Additional details and information about media opportunities will be announced in the coming days.