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U.S. Producers Fight Back Against Surge of Chinese Hardwood Plywood Imports to the U.S. Prior to Trade Orders

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:22:00 EDT

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Fair Trade of Hardwood Plywood has filed "critical circumstances" petitions with the Department of Commerce, to stop a recent surge of Chinese hardwood plywood imports into the United States, in an illegal attempt to flood the...

U.S. International Trade Commission Vote Will Impose Antidumping Duties on Imports of R-134a from China

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:21:00 EDT

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The American HFC Coalition is pleased to announce that The U.S. International Trade Commission today found that imports of R-134a are causing or threatening to cause material injury to the U.S. industry producing R-134a. Today's decision follows...

U.S. Customs & Border Protection Extends East Coast Warehouse's Centralized Examination Station Contract in New Jersey

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:05:00 EDT

(image) ELIZABETH, N.J., March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider to the food and beverage industry, today announced that U.S. Customs & Border Protection has extended its Centralized Examination Station (CES)...

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SCORE Infographic: Small Business, Big Trade

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:10:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SCORE, the nation's largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, has gathered statistics indicating small business' predominance in the United States export market. Small businesses make up 97% of U.S. exporters, and are...

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USW Backs Trade Petitions Against Chinese Aluminum Foil

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:42:00 EST

(image) PITTSBURGH, March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) released the following statement in support of antidumping and countervailing duty petitions filed today by the Aluminum Association's Trade Enforcement Working Group against unfairly traded imports of...

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Census Bureau: January International Trade Data: Three-Year High for Exports and Imports

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:02:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: The U.S. Census Bureau today released the U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services report for January 2017. This report includes data for the goods and...

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U.S. Producers Of Stainless Steel Sheet And Strip Applaud ITC Decisions In Unfair Trade Cases On Imports From China

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 14:37:00 EST

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) today issued a unanimous determination that the U.S. industry has been materially injured by unfairly traded imports of stainless steel sheet and strip from China. As a result, unfair trade orders...

U.S. organic perspectives play intricate part at world's largest organic trade fair

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 13:24:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Organic agriculture worldwide continues to set new records, with global sales reaching more than 80 billion U.S. dollars a year and the United States still leading as the largest organic market, attendees learned at BioFach 2017, the...

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Census Bureau: 2015 Annual Wholesale Trade Survey

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:32:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Annual Wholesale Trade Survey Report provides detailed industry measures of sales inventories, operational expenses and purchases for wholesale trade activities. Companies provide data on dollar value of annual sales, end-of-year...

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Senior U.S. Congressional Trade Counsel Stephen Claeys Joins Wiley Rein

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Wiley Rein LLP announced today that Stephen J. Claeys has joined as a partner in the renowned International Trade Practice. Mr. Claeys brings to the firm 25 years of experience advising members of Congress, senior White House and U.S. Department...

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SOCMA Congratulates Representative Mick Mulvaney on Appointment to White House Office of Management and Budget

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:12:00 EST

(image) ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) today congratulates Representative Mick Mulvaney of South Carolina on being named Director of the White House Office of Management and Budget. SOCMA Managing...

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Teamsters Support Resolution To Renegotiate NAFTA

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:45:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Teamsters Union applauds the introduction of a resolution by Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) calling for the start of the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The resolution outlines a number of key...

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California Wine Exports Reach Record $1.62 Billion in 2016

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:59:00 EST

(image) SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. wine exports, 90% from California, reached $1.62 billion in winery revenues in 2016, a new record.   Despite challenges from a strong dollar, winery revenues were up 1% from 2015.  Volume was 412.7 million liters or 45.9 million c...

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Dairy, Ag Groups Urge President Trump to Raise New Canadian Milk Pricing Scheme Issue in Meeting with Prime Minister Trudeau

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:45:00 EST

(image) ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. dairy sector is urging President Donald Trump to discuss Canada's protectionist milk pricing policy during Monday's meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF), the U.S....

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Members of Christians United for Israel Head to Austin in Support of Anti-BDS Legislation

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:17:00 EST

(image) SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, members of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation's largest pro-Israel organization, will join with Texas state legislators Sen. Brandon Creighton (R-4) and Rep. Phil King (R-61) to lobby elected officials in...

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Census Bureau: Top Five U.S. Trading Partners in Goods in 2016: China, Canada, Mexico, Japan and Germany

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:15:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis issued full year 2016 U.S. international trade in goods and services data. The top five countries based on trade in goods in 2016 were China, Canada, Mexico, Japan and...

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IBM Launches Blockchain Initiative with Dubai Government Agencies and Enterprises on IBM Cloud

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 08:00:00 EST

(image) DUBAI, United Arab Emirates and ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a blockchain initiative with Dubai Customs, Dubai Trade, advancing Dubai's government blockchain strategy. As part of the initiative, IBM is also working with leading businesses...

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At GAI: How are Trump policies likely to affect investments in global agriculture?

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:09:00 EST

(image) NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- At the ninth annual flagship Global AgInvesting (GAI) conference, here April 18-21 at the Grand Hyatt, expert speakers will address how the policies of President Trump's administration – including the withdrawal from the TPP (Trans-Pacific...

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USW: Decision by International Trade Commission Will Help Restore Fair Pricing for Off-the-Road Tires

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 16:08:00 EST

(image) PITTSBURGH, Feb. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) released the following statement today after the U.S. International Trade Commission, on a 5-0 vote, found that imports of certain new pneumatic off-the-road tires are causing material injury to U.S....

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Cartica Management, LLC impulsa a Reguladores, a la Bolsa de Valores y Emisoras mexicanas a abolir prácticas poco favorables para los accionistas y disposiciones de sus estatutos

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 09:00:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, 1 de febrero de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartica Management, LLC ("Cartica"), firma global y líder en la administración de activos alternativos centrada en la gestión activa de acciones de mercados emergentes, hoy hizo público los desafíos de dos prácticas implementadas por muchas...

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