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Nov 30, 2016, 12:40 ET ProfNet Expert Roundup: Trump Presidency

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss what we can expect from a Trump presidency, including issues such as civil...


Nov 24, 2016, 10:52 ET CTI China Renaissance Report on Chinese Car Manufacturers Awaiting Tax Cut Extension News

A key tax break that has propped up auto sales in China is in the balance and carmakers in the communist nation are sweating over whether or not...


Nov 23, 2016, 10:10 ET The American HFC Coalition Appeals the International Trade Commission Decision Regarding Chinese Imports of Dumped HFC Components

The American HFC Coalition has appealed, in part, the decision by The U.S. International Trade Commission that imports of hydrofluorocarbon (HFC)...


Nov 21, 2016, 12:18 ET Coalition for Fair Trade of Hardwood Plywood Files Petition to Combat Illegal Chinese Dumping & Subsidies

The Coalition for Fair Trade of Hardwood Plywood (CFTHP) recently formally filed a petition with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S....


Nov 18, 2016, 11:42 ET Mayor, Partnership Lead Houston Delegation To Mexico City To Boost Business, Cultural Ties

Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Greater Houston Partnership will lead a delegation of top Houston-area business representatives on a trade mission...


Nov 16, 2016, 13:32 ET Green America: Failure Of Trans Pacific Partnership Good News For American People And The Planet

Green America welcomes the news that Congress and the White House are unable to forge a path forward for the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP). The...


Nov 16, 2016, 12:00 ET Export Portal Is Optimistic Despite Of Looming Uncertainty Over Free Trade Agreements

Donald Trump's election to the White House has created uncertainty in the export and import industry. President-elect Trump's ambitiously arrogant...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:00 ET Rabobank Analysts Discuss Impact of Trump Election on Food & Ag Sector

The election of Republican candidate Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States has the food and agriculture sector awaiting...


Nov 10, 2016, 12:00 ET Export Portal Celebrates The Recent EU And Canada Signing Of CETA Free Trade Deal

After much delay and objections, the European Union and Canada signed a trade agreement on Sunday, October, 30 2016, that opens both their...


Nov 03, 2016, 09:19 ET Asia Pulp & Paper Requests $50 Million Limit on Coated Paper Imports

Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP), the global pulp, paper, packaging and tissue manufacturing company has committed to importing certain coated...


Nov 02, 2016, 11:30 ET Senators Join USW in Calling for Rejection of Chinese Acquisition of U.S. Aluminum Company Aleris

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today commending a group of 12 senators, led by...


Nov 02, 2016, 07:42 ET TCEB STATEMENT: Recommendations Regarding Mourning Period of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej 2 November 2016

Thailand is now in an official period of mourning following the passing of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. In this regard, Thailand Convention...


Oct 30, 2016, 17:47 ET Canadian American Business Council Applauds Signing of Canada-Europe Trade Deal

The Canadian American Business Council offers its congratulations to the governments of Canada and the European Union. The Comprehensive Economic...


Oct 26, 2016, 11:40 ET MEMA, AASA Join International Fight Against Counterfeit Parts Sold Online

The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) today joined 17 organizations worldwide who are urging the Office of the U.S. Trade...


Oct 25, 2016, 12:49 ET CABC Urges Congress to Pass Bipartisan Preclearance Bill During Lame-Duck Session

Today, the Canadian American Business Council (CABC) sent a letter to the Senate and House leadership calling on Congress to pass the Promoting...


Oct 24, 2016, 17:15 ET Canada Announces Arrival of Khawar Nasim as Consul General in Minneapolis

The Government of Canada announces the arrival of Khawar Nasim as Consul General in Minneapolis, responsible for the five-state region of...


Oct 21, 2016, 15:19 ET U.S. Lumber Coalition Welcomes Senate Letter to President Obama Urging Continued Resolve to Obtain a U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Trade Agreement Fully Consistent With the Goals Established by the President and Prime Minister Trudeau

The U.S. Lumber Coalition today welcomes a letter from 24 United States Senators expressing appreciation for the Administration's efforts to obtain...


Oct 19, 2016, 15:54 ET Wheatland Tube: U.S. Customs and Border Protection decides not to investigate duty evasion on steel pipe from China

On Sept. 14, 2016, Wheatland Tube, a division of Zekelman Industries, filed an allegation of duty evasion with the U.S. Customs and Border...


Oct 19, 2016, 10:45 ET OTA calls for federal policies to ensure "organic" always means "organic"

The rigorous and proven regulatory system of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) National Organic Program has established a deep trust in...


Oct 17, 2016, 09:49 ET Request for Petitions for Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Opens October 14, 2016

The Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB), federal legislation that results in duty suspension or reduction for U.S. importers, is back on the radar of...


Oct 14, 2016, 10:25 ET Shanghai Officials Host First-Ever Shanghai Financial Innovation Forum in New York

Today, the Shanghai Municipal Financial Services Office and the Information Office of Shanghai Municipality hosted the first-ever Shanghai...


Oct 12, 2016, 15:45 ET Resolute President and CEO Takes Strong Position in Support of Free Trade

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) President and Chief Executive Officer Richard Garneau...


Oct 12, 2016, 10:09 ET U.S. Lumber Coalition Comments on U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Negotiations and Expiration of Trade Case "Standstill" Period

Today the so-called "standstill period," stemming from the 2006-2015 U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Agreement, expires. During this period members of...


Oct 12, 2016, 04:00 ET Le 10 regole d'oro per esportare con successo in Cina

Per aiutare gli esportatori a massimizzare le possibilità di successo commerciale in Cina, la Atradius Credit Insurance ha pubblicato la Guida in...


Oct 12, 2016, 04:00 ET 10 conseils pour réussir sur le marché chinois

Pour aider les exportateurs à optimiser leurs chances de développer leur activité en Chine, Atradius Credit Insurance publie un guide Réussir sur...