Trade Update Archives

Trade Update Archives

The Council for International Trade Update, an e-newsletter from the CalChamber Council for International Trade started, is an easy-to-scan digest of the latest news and information about trade policy. It has been published weekly since 2007.

2024

Trade Update – May 28, 2024

Legislature Approves Sen. Dodd’s Ukraine Sister-State Measure, The Nairobi-Washington Vision, Celebrating World Trade Week – and U.S. Agriculture’s Trade Successes, Mexico faces triple threats of drought, water shortages and deadly heat wave

Trade Update – May 21, 2024

Tourism Spending in California Reaches Record High, National Travel and Tourism Week, Trade Representative Katherine Tai to Take Further Action on China Tariffs After Releasing Statutory Four-Year Review, Trade data reveal changing patterns in electric vehicles market

Trade Update – May 14, 2024

World Trade Month Underscores Link Between Economic Growth, Global Trade, 2024 International Trade Forum: Speakers Highlight US-Taiwan Ties, Federal Trade Initiatives, US Economy, California Consular Corps & International Partners Reception, District Export Council Meetings

Trade Update – April 30, 2024

CalChamber-Hosted Luncheon Highlights Friendship, Connections with Canada, Guest Commentary: Securing North American Prosperity, WTO forecasts rebound in global trade but warns of downside risks, California Remains the World’s 5th Largest Economy, Norway & California Sign Agreements to Further Climate Collaboration

Trade Update – April 9, 2024

USTR Releases 2024 National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers, U.S. Remains World’s Top Destination for Foreign Direct Investment for 12th Consecutive Year, Clearing the waters: Dispelling myths about Panama Canal operations

Trade Update – March 26, 2024

European Parliament Members Visit, The Digital Trade Revolution: How U.S. Workers and Companies Benefit from Digital Trade, State and Local Chambers: Lift the LNG Export Ban, West Coast Trade Report

Trade Update – March 19, 2024

US-Ireland Business Report Marks 100 Years of Diplomatic Relations, The Transatlantic Economy 2024 presents the most up-to-date facts and figures about the economic relationship between Europe and the United States, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, Co-convenors mark recent round of e-commerce negotiations an important milestone

Trade Update – March 12, 2024

Digital Trade Offers Growth Opportunities for US, State Firms in Latin America, Remarks by President Biden in State of the Union Address, Announcement of the Presidential Trade and Investment Mission to the Philippines, New State Council Will Focus on Job Creation Across All Regions

Trade Update – March 5, 2024

USTR Releases President Biden’s 2024 Trade Policy Agenda and 2023 Annual Report, How to Watch President Biden’s 2024 State of the Union Address, Port of Oakland Executive Director says it’s the “moment to modernize”

Trade Update – February 27, 2024

California Trade Down in 2023, But State Still a Top Exporter, 2023 Trade Statistics are available, Japan unexpectedly slips into recession, Germany now world’s third-biggest economy, FACT SHEET: Biden-Harris Administration Announces Initiative to Bolster Cybersecurity of U.S. Ports, Crown Princess Opens Full-Time Swedish Consulate Office, Signs Climate Change Cooperation Letter with Governor

Trade Update – February 13, 2024

2023 Trade Statistics from the US Department of Commerce’s “Trade Stats Express,” GO-Biz announces second round of applications for the Export Voucher program under the California STEP Grant, , Japan earmarks ¥45 billion to fire up chip research at home, Why Americans Are So Down on a Strong Economy

Trade Update – February 6, 2024

New Consul General of Mexico Meets with CalChamber President, Readout of President Joe Biden’s Call with President Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico, 90th Anniversary of Export-Import Bank Brings Survey for Future, SelectUSA Investment Summit

Trade Update – January 30, 2024

Billions in Tariff Savings Possible If Congress Renews Trade Program, Walmart México invites companies to be part of its supply, 2024 Class of Presidential Leadership Scholars Announced, Biden-Harris Administration announces nearly $250 million in bipartisan infrastructure law funding to modernize airports in 37 states

Trade Update – January 23, 2024

State of American Business/US Chamber, Presentation by US Chamber CEO Suzanne Clark, World Economic Meeting / Davos 2024, 90th Anniversary of Export-Import Bank Brings Survey for Future, State Finance Director Projects Slow Economic Growth; No New Taxes Increases Planned

Trade Update – January 9, 2024

2024 Legislative Calendars and Rosters, Ten Elections to Watch, Global Summits to Watch, Apply for GO-Biz’s Export Voucher Program, Global economy will slow for a third straight year in 2024, World Bank predicts

2023

December 12, 2023

November 28, 2023November 14, 2023, November 7, 2023

October 31, 2023,  October 24, 2023, October 17, 2023 , October 3, 2023

September 26, 2023, September 12, 2023September 5, 2023

August 29, 2023August 8, 2023

July 25, 2023, July 18, 2023July 11, 2023

June 27, 2023June 20, 2023June 13, 2023June 6, 2023

May 23, 2023May 2, 2023

April 25, 2023, April 11, 2023April 4, 2023

March 22, 2023

February 28, 2023February 21, 2023, February 14, 2023February 7, 2023

January 31, 2023January 17, 2023January 10, 2023January 3, 2023

2022

December 13, 2022

November 29, 2022November 15, 2022, November 8, 2022, November 1. 2022

October 25, 2022, October 18, 2022October 11, 2022, October 4, 2022

September 27, 2022, September 20, 2022, September 13, 2022, September 6, 2022

August 30, 2022August 23, 2022August 9, 2022, August 2, 2022

July 12, 2022

June 28, 2022, June 21, 2022, June 14, 2022June 7, 2022

May 24, 2022May 10, 2022, May 3, 2022

April 26, 2022, April 19, 2022, April 12, 2022, April 5, 2002

March 29, 2022, March 22, 2022, March 15, 2022, March 8, 2022, March 1, 2022

February 22, 2022, February 15, 2022, February 8, 2022

January 25, 2022, January 18, 2022January 11, 2022January 4, 2022

2021

December 14, 2021, December 7, 2021

November 30, 2021, November 16, 2021, November 2, 2021

October 26, 2021, October 19, 2021, October 12, 2021, October 5, 2021

September 28, 2021 ,September 21, 2021September 14, 2021, September 7, 2021

August 31, 2021, August 24, 2021, August 10, 2021August 3, 2021

July 20, 2021, July 13, 2021, July 6, 2021

June 29, 2021, June 22, 2021June 15, 2021June 8, 2021

May 25, 2021, May 18, 2021, May 11, 2021, May 4, 2021

April 27, 2021, April 20, 2021April 13, 2021, April 6, 2021

March 23, 2021, March 23, 2021, March 16, 2021, March 9, 2021, March 2, 2021

February 23, 2021February 16, 2021February 9, 2021, February 2, 2021

January 26, 2021, January 19, 2021, January 12, 2021, January 5, 2021

2020

December 15, 2020, December 8, 2020, December 1, 2020

November 17, 2020, November 10, 2020, November 3, 2020

October 27, 2020, October 20, 2020, October 13, 2020, October 6, 2020

September 29, 2020, September 22, 2020, September 15, 2020, September 8, 2020, September 1, 2020

August 25, 2020, August 18, 2020August 11, 2020

July 28, 2010, July 21, 2010, July 7, 2010, July 7, 2010

June 30, 2020, June 23, 2020, June 16, 2020June 9, 2020, June 2, 2020

May 26, 2020May 19, 2020, May 12, 2020, May 5, 2020

April 28, 2020, April 21, 2020, April 14, 2020, April 7, 2020

March 31, 2020, March 24, 2020, March 17, 2020, March 10, 2020, March 3, 2020

February 25, 2020, February 18, 2020, February 11, 2020, February 4, 2020

January 28, 2020, January 21, 2020, January 14, 2020January 7, 2020

2019

December 17, 2019, December 10,2019, December 3, 2019

November 19, 2019, November 12, 2019, November 5, 2019

October 29, 2019, October 22, 2019October 15, 2019October 8, 2019 – Mission to Mexico CityOctober 1, 2019

September 17, 2019, September 10, 2019, September 3, 2019

August 20, 2019 August 6, 2019

July 30, 2019, July 9, 2019

June 25, 2019June 18, 2019June 11, 2019

May 29, 2019May 14, 2019May 7, 2019

April 30, 2019April 23, 2019, April 16, 2019, April 9, 2019, April 2, 2019

March 26, 2019, March 19, 2019, March 12, 2019March 5, 2019

February 26, 2019, February 19, 2019, February 12, 2019, February 5, 2019

January 29, 2019, January 22, 2019, January 15, 2019January 8, 2019