Tuesday, November 17, 2020
NEXT CITU: Tuesday, December 1, 2020
From the White House
From the U.S. Department of Commerce
From the U.S. Department of State
United States and United Kingdom Sign Civil Air Transport Agreement
Strengthening Transatlantic Ties with Georgia
Indo-Pacific Transparency Initiative
United States and ASEAN: A Billion Futures Across the Indo-Pacific
The United States and France: Allies, Partners, Friends
Joint Statement on the Japan-U.S.-Brazil Exchange
From the Bureau of Economic Analysis
Activities of U.S. Affiliates of Foreign Multinational Enterprises, 2018
From the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
On Veterans Day 2020, Chairman Reed Announces EXIM Partnership with Department of Defense’s SkillBridge Program to Give U.S. Military Service Members Additional Job Experiences for Post-Military Careers
From the World Trade Organization
WTO Marks its 25th Anniversary
DDG Agah Urges APEC Ministers to Help WTO Deliver Results
Africa Free Trade Bloc Seeking “Innovative” Ways to Launch on Jan. 1
UK and US Sign Aviation Agreement to Protect Vital Travel Links
BRICS Summit to Discuss Trade, Cooperation: S. African Presidency
Kenyan Manufacturers to Increase Production to Tap into Africa’s Free Trade Deal
EU, UK Enter Tension-Filled Week Seeking Post-Brexit Deal
Taiwan Talks Up Trans-Pacific Trade Pact After Exclusion From New Deal
Ghana Loses Faith on UK Trade Deal
Johnson Dream of a U.K.-U.S. Trade Deal Hits Biden Reality Check
The UK–Vietnam Free Trade Agreement Could Be a Strategic Surprise
Trudeau Says He Expects Trade Deal with U.K. Can Be Done Before 2021
Malaysia Sets Preconditions for Resumption of TPP Talks
U.S. Exporters Coming Up Empty in Scramble for Outbound Containers
Trump National Security Adviser to Lead US Delegation for Southeast Asia Summit
U.S. Dairy Producers Push Washington to Find Better Trade Terms
USMCA Makes Working Class Americans Integral to Future US Trade Policy
Opinion: Congress Has a Duty to Enforce Foreign Trade Deals
More International Articles
Argentina Meat Industry Plans Investments to Increase Exports 33% in Three Years
Oil Rises on Latest Vaccine Breakthrough, China Demand Recovery
Macron Says EU Can’t Go Back to Relying on U.S. Under Biden
Surprise Cargo Surge Could Surpass Last Year’s Holiday Period
Global Food Supplies Weather Coronavirus Pandemic
Mexico’s Top Trade Negotiator Says Returning to Private Sector
US-Mexico Partnership Will Get More Prickly
Drone Taxi Flies Over Seoul in First Test Flight
Colombia Hopes to Maintain U.S. Investment Under New Administration
Dec 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
During this roundtable, learn from some of the pioneers leading the way in California and the Netherlands as part of the public-private partnership on circular urban development. This partnership will be launched during the event.
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Dec 7 @ 7:16 pm – Dec 10 @ 8:16 pm
Bahrain is a compact country that “punches above its weight” on the global stage.
Dec 8 @ 3:00 pm – Dec 9 @ 1:00 am
Taiwan Hardware Online Biz Meeting including the selective industries of hand tools, fasteners, locks, sanitary ware, building material and DIY products, garden and outdoor products, safety products and other metal parts.
Dec 10 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
On July 1, 2020, the United States, Mexico, and Canada updated NAFTA to create the new USMCA. This new free trade agreement contains enhancements and modernized approaches to rules of origin, agricultural market access, intellectual property, digital trade, financial services, labor, and numerous other sectors. Furthermore, USMCA is the essential near-shoring/re-shoring trade mechanism to secure your supply chain and cut your resupply time.
Do you know how USMCA affects your business? NADEC has partnered with the Arkansas District Export Council to help you gain a broader understanding of the new provisions in this webinar featuring these prominent experts: Ernesto Pinal, Global Business Expansion Consultant, Alejandro Rojas, Trade and Business Development Analyst, MSquare Consultores, Querétaro, Mexico, Dina Santos, Consul and Senior Trade Commissioner for Mexico, and Rudy Ortiz, Chairman of the Arkansas District Export Council.
Thursday, December 10, 2020, 1:30-2:30 pm CST.
Dec 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Announcing Keynote Speakers
Deputy Assistant Secretary for U.S. Field Operations
The Honorable Ana M. Guevara was appointed Deputy Assistant Secretary for U.S. Field Operations at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration (ITA) in January 2019. She oversees approximately 275 trade professionals based in more than 100 U.S. cities, focused on assisting U.S. businesses to export their goods and services to foreign markets. View Bio(pdf)
CEO of Empowering a Billion Women
Ingrid Vanderveldt (iV) has been named one of Oprah’s SuperSoul 100 Global Leaders, ranked #1 “Super Connector” by Fast Company, and is the recipient of the Forbes & Northwestern Mutual Global “Entrepreneur in Excellence Award”. She has spoken in 30+ countries over the last 5 years on the topics of entrepreneurship, innovation, technology, finance and women’s empowerment. View Bio(pdf)
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Susanne Stirling, Vice President International Affairs
Nikki Ellis, Assistant, International Affairs
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