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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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CalChamber, September 9, 2019

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CalChamber Urges CA Congressional Delegation to Reauthorize Export-Import Ban
CalChamber, September 9, 2019

CalChamber Companies in the News

Honda Celebrates 40 Years of Manufacturing in America
Honda News, September 10, 2019

The UPS Foundation Commits $1 Million And Activates Disaster Relief Network To Support Immediate Needs And Long-Term Recovery From Hurricane Dorian
UPS, September 9, 2019

UPS Expands Foreign Trade Zone Management And Consulting Services
UPS, September 5, 2019

Cigna, Express Scripts Implement Emergency Procedures for People Affected By Hurricane Dorian
Cigna, August 30, 2019

Trade Policy

From the White House

President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate and Appoint Personnel to Key Administration Posts (Including Inspector General to the Ex-Im Bank)
September 10, 2019

Readout of Vice President Mike Pence’s Meeting with United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson
September 5, 2019

Remarks by Vice President Pence at U.S.-Iceland Trade and Investment Roundtable 
September 4, 2019

From the U.S. Department of Commerce

Remarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Athens, Greece
September 5, 2019

U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Preliminary Antidumping Duty Determinations on Fabricated Structural Steel from Canada, China, and Mexico
September 4, 2019

World Trade Organization

DDG Wolff: Multilateral trading system is vitally important to health of world economy
September 10, 2019

Chinese Taipei Initiates WTO Dispute Complaint Against Indian Tech Tariffs
September 9, 2019

China Initiates WTO Dispute Against Additional US Duties on Chinese Imports
September 4, 2019

U.S Hopes for Decision from WTO on Aircraft Subsidy Tariffs Soon
Reuters, September 4, 2019

Trade Agreements


House Democrats to Consider Trump’s
USMCA Trade Deal After Recess

CNBC, September 9, 2019

U.S. Tech Firms Tell Congress: Pass
U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Pact Now

Reuters, September 9, 2019

Irishman Set to Lead EU Future Trade Talks with UK, US
AP, September 10, 2019

Brazil, Mexico Negotiate Free Trade Deal
XinhuaNet, September 10, 2019

India, ASEAN Agree to Review Decade-Old Free Trade Pact
Yahoo News, September 10, 2019

What an African Free-Trade Deal Means for the World
The Washington post, September 9, 2019

The US-Japan Trade Agreement: A Major Advance for US-Led Digital Trade Rules
AEI, September 5 2019

Agriculture a Likely Stumbling Block in Free Trade Negotiations Between NZ and EU
The Conversation, September 4, 2019

AMCHAM Bats for Free-Trade Pact Between India, US
Financial Express, September 4, 2019

‘Big’ Free Trade Agreement Coming Soon with India, says Boris Johnson
Business Standard, September 3, 2019


‘Trump Slump’ in Travel to U. S.? Not Quite
The New York Times, September 4, 2019

More International Articles


Are Foreign Companies Really
Leaving China in Droves?

Peterson Institute for International Economics, September 10, 2019

Mnuchin Strikes Positive Note Ahead
of Trade Talks, Says US and China Have a ‘Conceptual’ Agreement on Enforcement

CNBC, September 9, 2019

China Says Growth is Fine. Private
Sata Show a Sharper Slowdown

The Wall Street Journal, September 8, 2019

China’s Trade with US Shrinks
as Tariff War Worsens

ABC News, September 8, 2019

China and U.S. to Resume Trade
Talks in Washington in October

The Los Angeles Times, September 4, 2019

Trump Warns China Against Waiting
Until After Election to Make Trade Deal

The Hill, September 3, 2019

Queen Elizabeth Approves Law Seeking to Block October 21 No-Deal Brexit
Reuters, September 9, 2019

U.S. Is Still Considering French Wine tariffs in G-7 Reversal
Bloomberg, September 7, 2019

Truth About Trade Speech by EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom
EU Trade Commission, September 4, 2019

Dominic Barton named Canada’s Next Ambassador to China
CBC, September 4, 2019

U.S. Investment in Malaysia Up Sharply as Trade Row with China Drags On
Reuters, September 4, 2019





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