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Oct 03, 2016, 12:30 ET SBA Announces $18.8 Million to Support Small Business Trade Growth

 Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), today announced $18.85 million to support export...


Oct 02, 2016, 19:15 ET ATA Economist Says Inventory Glut, Manufacturing Has Hurt Volumes in 2016

 Today, American Trucking Associations' Chief Economist Bob Costello said, the trucking industry has seen soft volumes in 2016 due to bloated...


Sep 30, 2016, 13:24 ET U.S. Lumber Coalition Welcomes House of Representatives Letter Supporting Efforts to Negotiate a New Softwood Lumber Agreement to Offset Unfair Canadian Lumber Trade Practices

 The U.S. Lumber Coalition today welcomes a letter from 41 United States House Representatives supporting efforts to negotiate a new, stable,...


Sep 29, 2016, 09:01 ET Thailand Launches Its Thailand Trust Mark Emblem In The U.S.

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government  has formally introduced its Thailand Trust...


Sep 28, 2016, 15:35 ET No monkeying around for Barbary macaques at CITES

IFAW welcomed the decision today by the 17th Conference of the Parties (CoP 17) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of...


Sep 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Aluminum Association Leadership to Testify on Chinese Industry Practices at U.S. International Trade Commission Hearing

 Garney Scott, President & CEO of Scepter, Inc. and Chairman of the Aluminum Association, as well as Heidi Brock, President and CEO of the...


Sep 27, 2016, 23:48 ET Economic Giants to Develop Culture Through Int'l Cooperation

EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/-- South China's Guangdong province is seeking breakthroughs in the culture and tourism industries...


Sep 26, 2016, 15:30 ET Attorneys Black and McInnis Announce Department of Justice Joins Customs Duties False Claims Act Case

The U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") filed a complaint in intervention on September 22, 2016, in a Customs False Claims Act case brought by...


Sep 26, 2016, 06:00 ET Government Of Suriname Strongly Committed To Program Compliance

Yesterday an article published in the international press made several assertions that the Government of Suriname would like to refute. President...


Sep 23, 2016, 15:56 ET Saudi Arabia Stands With NYC, Brings "A Day in Riyadh" to the United Nations

"As the mayor of Riyadh, the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, I have a very simple message to the great people of New York during these...


Sep 23, 2016, 10:14 ET USW Endorses Trade Circumvention Cases: "Our Market is Under Attack"

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today on the filing of new trade circumvention cases...


Sep 22, 2016, 18:09 ET Major U.S. Steel Producers Accuse China of Circumventing Trade Orders, Says Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Four major U.S. steel producers – ArcelorMittal USA, Nucor Corporation, AK Steel Corporation and United States Steel Corporation –...


Sep 20, 2016, 10:39 ET UL lanza programa avanzado de prueba y certificación de inversores

UL prueba y certifica inversores y otros equipos de generación distribuida interconectados de empresas de servicios públicos para...


Sep 20, 2016, 09:27 ET USA for UNHCR applauds the White House in announcing commitments to the 'Call to Action' for Private Sector Engagement on the Global Refugee Crisis

USA for UNHCR – the UN Refugee Agency – is proud to join with President Obama at the White House announcement of commitments from more...


Sep 15, 2016, 15:27 ET Bin Sulayem, VAE, Erster Vorsitzender des Kimberley-Prozesses, trifft den Präsidenten von Ghana in Accra

- Im Rahmen seiner Afrika-Initiative traf der Vorsitzende des Kimberley-Prozesses (KP) aus den VAE, Ahmed Bin Sulayem, den...


Sep 15, 2016, 10:20 ET Steelworkers to Honor U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan's Work on Trade

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that on Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, the union will sponsor a rally to present U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan with an award...


Sep 15, 2016, 10:00 ET Wheatland Tube Files Duty Evasion Allegation

 Wheatland Tube, a division of Zekelman Industries, announced that it has filed an allegation of duty evasion with U.S. Customs and Border...


Sep 15, 2016, 06:46 ET El primer presidente de Kimberley Process de los EAU, Bin Sulayem, se reúne con el presidente de Ghana en Accra

- Como parte de la Africa Initiative, el presidente de KP de los EAU, Ahmed Bin Sulayem, se reúne con el presidente de Ghana, Su...


Sep 15, 2016, 03:54 ET Le premier président du processus de Kimberley, le sultan Bin Sulayem des Émirats arabes unis, rencontre le président du Ghana à Accra

- Dans le cadre de son initiative Afrique, le président émirati du KP, M. Ahmed Bin Sulayem, a rencontré le...


Sep 14, 2016, 14:40 ET IACC and Guardia di Finanza Sign MOU to Strengthen Brand Protection in Italy

Today the International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) and the Guardia di Finanza (GdF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will...


Sep 14, 2016, 13:23 ET AEC Joins China Trade Task Force In Campaign To Combat Illegal Chinese Aluminum Subsidies

The Aluminum Extruders Council, an international association dedicated to advancing the effective use of aluminum extrusion in North America,...


Sep 14, 2016, 12:02 ET Majority of Cuban-Americans in Miami oppose U.S. embargo, support increased investment in and travel to the island

 Nearly 70 percent of Cuban-Americans in Miami-Dade County support the U.S. decision to open diplomatic relations with Cuba and a strong...


Sep 14, 2016, 11:06 ET UAE's Bin Sulayem First Kimberley Process Chair to Meet President of Ghana in Accra

- As part of his Africa Initiative, the UAE KP Chair, Ahmed Bin Sulayem met the President of Ghana, H.E. John Dramani Mahama   As...


Sep 13, 2016, 14:50 ET Organic Trade Association unveils new enhanced global organic trade guide

The Organic Trade Association today unveiled a new and enhanced International Organic Trade Resource Guide. This valuable resource, accessible...


Sep 12, 2016, 17:34 ET Final Duties on Hot & Cold-Rolled Steel Imports Now Apply

 The United Steelworkers (USW) has declared that today's final vote by the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) on duty orders for...