Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson on Secretary Mnuchin’s Meeting with Treasurer Scott Morrison of Australia

Buenos Aires – U.S. Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin met with Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Australia Scott Morrison. The Secretary and Treasurer discussed the bilateral economic and investment relationship between the United States and Australia as well as the issues affecting the global economy. Secretary Mnuchin thanked Treasurer Morrison and underscored the importance of continued collaboration as it relates to countering North Korea's illicit financial activity, used to support its prohibited weapons programs, and the financing of terrorism.