Trade Update – March 26, 2024

CalChamber Council for International Trade

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European Parliament Members Visit CalChamber
CalChamber, March 26, 2024

Guests included, from left: Astrid Ziebarth, Managing Deputy Director of the Berlin Office for the German Marshall Fund of the U.S.; Miapetra KumPula-Natri, MEP of Finland; Dragoş Tudorache, MEP of Romania; Jennifer Barrera, President and CEO of CalChamber; Željana Zovko, MEP of Croatia; Gerrit Gerard de Graaf, Senior EU Envoy for Digital to the U.S.; Susanne Stirling, Vice President of International Affairs for CalChamber; Carla Hustedt, Director, Centre for Digital Society for the Mercator Foundation; Petar Vitanov, MEP of Bulgaria; and Brooke Tanner, Research Assistant for the German Marshall Fund of the U.S.
The Digital Trade Revolution: How U.S. Workers and Companies Benefit from Digital Trade
US Chamber, March 19, 2024

CalChamber Companies in the News

Africa’s Top Stock Market Partners With Amazon Web Services 
Bloomberg March 18, 2024

Trade Policy

White House

Manchin, Bipartisan Colleagues Introduce Legislation To Support American Titanium Supply Chain
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia ( March 21, 2024

US Rallies Support at UN to Align ‘Safe’ AI Systems Globally 
Bloomberg Yahoo News, March 2, 2024

FACT SHEET: Vice President Harris Announces Public-Private Partnership Has Generated More Than $5.2 Billion in Private Sector Commitments for Northern Central America
The White House, March 25, 2024


State and Local Chambers: Lift the LNG Export Ban | U.S. Chamber of Commerce 
March 18, 2024

US Department of Commerce

Readout of Secretary Raimondo’s Meeting with Costa Rican President Rodrigo Chaves
U.S. Department of Commerce, March 22, 2024

Readout of Secretary Raimondo’s Meeting with Americas Partnership for Economic Prosperity Center of Excellence Companies
U.S. Department of Commerce, March 22, 2024

US Trade Representative

USTR Restores Market Access to Colombia for U.S. Poultry Producers
United States Trade Representative, March 21, 2024

US Trade and Development Agency

USTDA Director Travels to Atlanta, Promotes Infrastructure Opportunities in Africa
USTDA, March 23, 2024

World Trade Organization

Applications open for WIPO-WTO Executive Programme on Intellectual Property Issues
WTO, March 21, 2024

Trade Agreements

France Votes Against Ratifying EU-Canada Free-Trade Agreement
Bloomberg, March 21, 2024

New Zealand and EU trade agreement to take effect on May 1
Reuters, March 23, 2024

Fiji to Sign Ports Deal with Australia in Shipbuilding Boost, March 21, 2024


California voters narrowly approve Newsom’s mental health bond
Politico, March 20,2024

West Coast Trade Report
PMSA, March 2024

More International Articles

Iran’s currency hits a record low
Associated Press, March 24, 2024

Denmark to get powerful AI supercomputer and research centre
Euronews March 21, 2024 

China Is About to Transform South American Trade
Bloomberg March 20, 2024

Europe’s Support for Ukrainian Wheat Gets Farmers Even Angrier
Yahoo News March 20, 2024

Janet Yellen to make second trip to China next month
Politico, March, 23, 2024

India, US announce mutually agreed solution in dispute over agricultural import measures
WTO, March 21, 2024

Talks on Costa Rica’s accession to government procurement agreement intensify
WTO, March 20, 2024

Baltimore Bridge Disaster to Test Trucking, Port Flexibility Yet Again
Bloomberg March 26, 2024

Asian Economies Have ‘Robust’ Crisis Shields, BOJ Official Says
Bloomberg March 26, 2024

China vows to hit back as UK slaps cyberwar sanctions 
Politico March 26, 2024

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