Trade Update – July 9, 2024

CalChamber Council for International Trade

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Britain’s Labour Party has won enough seats to have a majority in the UK Parliament
Associated Press, July 4, 2024

Keir Starmer: Who is the UK’s new PM and what has he promised?
Reuters, July 4, 2024

Reformist Pezeshkian beats hard-liner to win Iran presidential election, promising outreach to West
Associated Press July 6, 2024

Iran holds runoff presidential vote pitting hard-liner against reformist after record low turnout
 Associated Press July 5, 2024

French Elections 2024 And Their Impact On Macron And Beyond
Forbes, July 8, 2024

The Latest | In a surprise, French leftists have won the most seats in legislative elections
 Associated Press, July 6, 2024 

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NATO leaders are descending on Washington. Here’s what to know
Associated Press, July 8, 2024

Judge blocks Biden’s bid to halt LNG export licenses over climate
The Uncontained, July 2, 2024

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Mayorkas provides fuel for critics of ‘de minimis’ imports
PoliticoPro, July 9, 2024

New DHS Textile Enforcement Actions Crack Down on Illicit Trade to Support 500,000 American Textile Jobs
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, July 9, 2024

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U.S. Department of Treasury 

U.S. to expand control of land sales to foreigners near 56 additional military sites
ABC News, July 8, 2024

US Treasury Department Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Implementation of Outbound Investment: 5 Key Takeaways
JDSupra, July 2, 2024


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UNIDO, WTO spearhead $12bn West Africa cotton industry initiative
Yahoo Finance, July 3, 2024

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More International Articles

Japan base pay jumps most since 1993 in positive signal for BOJ
Japan Times, July 8, 2024

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