Trade Update – March 5, 2024

CalChamber Council for International Trade

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California Secretary of State

2024 General Election InformationSuper Tuesday elections: Biden and Trump campaigns’ biggest day yet
Associated Press, March 5, 2024

California election result: Proposition 1 mental health bond
CalMatters March 5, 2024

Remember to Vote: California’s Primary Election Is Tomorrow
CalChamber, March 4, 2024

USTR Releases President Biden’s 2024 Trade Policy Agenda and 2023 Annual Report
United States Trade Representative, March 1, 2024

Trade Policy

White House

How to Watch President Biden’s 2024 State of the Union Address
Thursday, March 7th

Statement from President Joe Biden on the Passing of Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney of Canada
March 1, 2024

Statement from President Biden on Addressing National Security Risks to the U.S. Auto Industry
February 29, 2024

US Department of Commerce

Readout of Secretary Raimondo’s Meeting with Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea Ahn Duk-geun
February 27, 2024

World Trade Organization

WTO's 13th Ministerial Conference

PR Newswire, March 4, 2024

MC13 ends with decisions on dispute reform, development; commitment to continue ongoing talks
March 1, 2024

Draft Decisions and Declarations 
March 1, 2024

What was agreed at WTO negotiations in Abu Dhabi?
Reuters, March 1, 2024

Trade Agreements

Australia, Philippines Sign Maritime Accord as China Rises
GCaptain, February 29, 2024

U.S. Chamber, Canadian Chamber, AmCham Canada Joint Statement on Canada’s Digital Services Tax Act
US Chamber, February 28, 2024


Port of Oakland Executive Director says it’s the “moment to modernize”
American Journal of Transportation, March 1, 2024

More International Articles

Mexico is about to have its biggest election ever. Here’s what to know
Associated Press, March 1,2024

Former Canadian PM Mulroney, driver of US free trade deal, dies aged 84
Reuters, March 1, 2024

US Chamber Delegation Visits Beijing
US Chamber, March 1, 2024

JASM will improve chip resiliency and start a semiconductor Renaissance in Japan
Digitimes Asia, February 26, 2024

China beats United States to top 2024 Global Diplomacy Index
Lowy Institute, February 25, 2024




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