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USRPA: USDA Confirms China has Signed the Rice Protocol

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:13:00 EDT

(image) HOUSTON, July 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After years of delays, the agreement permitting US rice exports to China has been signed. USDA announced this morning that the protocol was signed yesterday (July 19) during bi-lateral trade meetings being held this week in Washington DC....

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Media Advisory: USW Members to Rally Against Unfair Trade

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:13:00 EDT

(image) GRANITE CITY, Ill., July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members from three USW locals at U.S. Steel's Granite City Works will rally with their allies Thursday against the unfair trade that caused the idling of large portions of their facility. Some 18 months after U.S. Steel...

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Hoffa: Teamsters Disappointed By Lack Of Specifics In New NAFTA Objectives

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:06:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa on the White House's release of its "Summary of Objectives for the NAFTA Renegotiation" last night. "I am disappointed that the latest version of the...

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USW: Administration's NAFTA Renegotiation Objectives Must Reverse Past Failures

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:49:00 EDT

(image) PITTSBURGH, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement after the office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) released a letter to Congress identifying the objectives it would seek to...

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U.S. Polyester Producers Applaud U.S. International Trade Commission's Affirmative Preliminary Determination on Imports of Fine Denier Polyester Staple Fiber from China, India, Korea, and Taiwan

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:46:00 EDT

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) made a unanimous preliminary determination today that unfairly-traded imports of fine denier polyester staple fiber (fine denier PSF) from China, India, Korea, and Taiwan are causing injury to U.S....

USTR Grants GEO Specialty Chemicals' Request to Raise Import Duty Rate on Glycine

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 13:43:00 EDT

(image) AMBLER, Pa., July 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- GEO Specialty Chemicals, Inc. (GEO), the largest U.S. glycine producer, successfully petitioned the USTR to remove glycine, also known as aminoacetic acid, from the U.S. Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program.  The GSP program provides du...

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Entrepreneurs From China and the UK Meet in London to Discuss Post-Brexit Opportunities

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 09:38:00 EDT

(image) LONDON, June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dozens of entrepreneurs from China and the UK convened in London to discuss investment and business opportunities in 2017 China-United Kingdom Entrepreneurs Summit from June 20 to June 26, 2017. Prince Michael of Kent, Lord Jacob Rothschild and...

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Honduras and Guatemala Launch Historic Customs Union

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:41:00 EDT

(image) TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras, June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This week, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández and Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales launched a customs union predicted to boost both their countries' economies by over one percent. They kicked off the union at the...

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Broadridge Launches Trade Reporting Solution for SFTR Regulatory Change

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:53:00 EDT

(image) LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) today announced the launch of its trade reporting solution for the European Securities and Markets Authority's (ESMA) forthcoming Securities Financing Transaction Regulation (SFTR)....

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Exploring Mexico's Macroeconomic Outlook in the Light of a Changing Policy Environment

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:30:00 EDT

(image) MEXICO CITY, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- WHEN: Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 13:00 EDT LOCATION: Online, with free registration SPEAKERS: Lorena Isla, Mobility Research...

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Solar Industry Expects Loss of 88,000 Jobs in U.S. Next Year if Government Rules in Company's Favor in Trade Case

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:10:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association for the solar industry, said today that an estimated 88,000 jobs, about one-third of the current American solar workforce, would be lost if Suniva gets trade...

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Bloomberg BNA And World Services Group To Hold Cross-Border Deals Forum June 20 In New York City

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 08:36:00 EDT

(image)   /PRNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA and World Services Group today announced that they will be holding the Cross-Border Deals Forum, a complimentary event that will explore strategies for handling business and regulatory challenges given the uncertain global environment. The c...

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Guangzhou y Alemania fortalecen las oportunidades empresariales internacionales

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:38:00 EDT

- Guangzhou y Alemania fortalecen las oportunidades empresariales internacionales con un mayor volumen comercial y desarrollo transfronterizo GUANGZHOU, China, 12 de junio de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A principio de 2017 los datos muestran mayores niveles de colaboración...

Guangzhou et l'Allemagne renforcent les opportunités commerciales internationales avec un plus grand volume de commerce et un développement transfrontalier

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:09:00 EDT

GUANGZHOU, Chine, 12 juin 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Les données reflétant le début de l'année 2017 montrent de plus grands niveaux de collaboration commercial entre l'Allemagne et Guangzhou, centre d'affaires le plus intégré de Chine et centre de commerce international essentiel. Au premier...

Guangzhou und Deutschland stärken internationale Geschäftsperspektiven durch steigendes Handelsvolumen und grenzübergreifende Entwicklungsstrategien

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 08:00:00 EDT

MÜNCHEN, 12. Juni 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aktuelle Zahlen belegen die wachsenden Handelsbeziehungen zwischen Deutschland und Guangzhou, Chinas größtem zusammenhängenden Wirtschaftszentrum und internationalem Handelszentrum. In den ersten drei Monaten dieses Jahres stieg das...

Entertainment CEO Says Travel Key to Curbing Trade Deficit; Calls on U.S. Policymakers to Remain Committed to Brand USA

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:36:00 EDT

(image) NEW YORK, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Murren, chief executive officer of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM), speaking at today's NYU Hospitality Conference, and in an opinion piece on, called on U.S. policymakers to remain committed to Brand USA, the first and only...

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Newly Issued Monograph on the Long-term Strategic Issues of the Belt and Road

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 09:30:00 EDT

SHENZHEN, China, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Future of the Belt and Road: Long-term Strategic Issues is a monograph for private circulation released today by the Qianhai Institute for Innovative Research, an independent, non-profit, private think tank in China. This monograph is...

Census Bureau Adds International Trade Statistics to its Application Programming Interface

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 13:35:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Census Bureau recently added detailed monthly international trade data to its Application Programming Interface (API). The Census Data API now has international trade data from 2013 to April 2017 and includes newly revised data b...

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U.S. Lumber Coalition Comments On Latest Canadian Softwood Lumber Subsidy

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 15:36:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Lumber Coalition released the following statement in response to the Canadian government's announcement of C$867-million in additional subsidies for Canadian softwood producers. The new funding adds to existing government...

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EUROFER: Open Letter From 76 CEOs of the European Steel Industry

Mon, 29 May 2017 08:30:00 EDT

(image) BRUSSELS, May 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- To the Heads of State and governments of the European Union, We, the undersigned CEOs of the European steel industry, are writing to you ahead of the final negotiations on the reform of the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS).    &nb...

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