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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Featured Headlines

Trade Group Recognizes CalChamber’s
Susanne Stirling as ‘Outstanding Woman
of the Year in International Trade’

CalChamber, November 8, 2019


Women in International Trade Award

From left: Richard Swanson, U.S. Department of Commerce;
Susanne Stirling, CalChamber; Lilia Navarrette, president,
Women in International Trade -Los Angeles.

CalChamber Companies in the News

Craft Brew Alliance and Anheuser-Busch Announce Expanded Partnership
Anheuser-Busch, November 11, 2019

Phillips 66 Contributes to California Wildfires Relief Efforts
Phillips 66, November 5, 2019

Lockheed Martin Receives a $50.9M Contract
from Northrop Grumman for Electronic Warfare Systems

Lockheed Martin, October 29, 2019

Trade Policy

From the White House

Statement from President Donald J. Trump Regarding the Resignation
of Bolivian President Evo Morales

November 11, 2019

Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding the Visit
of His Excellency Jens Stoltenberg, Secretary General
of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization

November 9, 2019

Presidential Message Commemorating the 30th Anniversary
of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

November 9, 2019

Presidential Proclamation on Veterans Day, 2019
November 7, 2019

From the U.S. Department of Commerce

America Welcomes the World’s Business:
Registration Now Open for the 2020 SelectUSA Investment Summit

November 12, 2019

Remarks by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross
at the Vietnam CEO Luncheon in Hanoi, Vietnam

November 8, 2019

From the U.S. Trade Representative

Request for Comments Concerning the Extension
of Particular Exclusions Granted Under the
December 2018 Product Exclusion Notice
from the $34 Billion Action Pursuant to Section 301:
China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation

Open for comments on the possible extension
of particular exclusions from November 1 – 30, 2019

United States and New Zealand Meet Under Trade and Investment Framework Agreement
November 7, 2019

From the U.S. Department of State

Lessons From a Lifetime of Service
November 11, 2019

Joint Statement on the 4th Republic of Korea-United States
Senior Economic Dialogue

November 6, 2019

From the International Trade Administration

America Welcomes the World’s Business
November 12, 2019

From the World Trade Organization

WTO Members Consider EU-Japan, Turkey-Singapore
Trade Agreements

November 12, 2019

In One Month the WTO Court of Appeal Goes Lights Out.
We’ll Be in Uncharted Global Trade Waters

Financial Post, November 12, 2019

Trade Agreements


Perdue: Trade Mission to Mexico ‘Very Successful’
Capital Press, November 11, 2019

Passing USMCA by Thanksgiving Would Be a ‘Linchpin’ for Global Trade, 
Former Trump Aide Says

CNBC, November 7, 2019

Canada’s Trudeau Cites ‘Positive Momentum’
on Trade Deal as U.S. Official Visits

The New York Times, November 6, 2019

The World’s Largest Trade Deal Could Be Signed in 2020
– and the U.S. Isn’t In It

CNBC, November 11, 2019

Free-Trade Agreement Drives Increased Deal Value
at African Investment Forum

The Africa Report, November 11, 2019

India, EU to Push for Free Trade Pact Again
The Hindu, November 9, 2019

Singapore-EU Free-Trade Pact, Long Debated, Takes Effect Nov. 21
Bloomberg, November 8, 2019

Services Priorities for a Future U.S.-UK Trade Agreement
U.S. Chamber of Commerce, November 7, 2019

U.S. Says Talks on Indonesia Trade Preference to Conclude Soon
The New York Times, November 6, 2019

Macron, Xi Pledge to Uphold Free Trade During China Visit
American Journal of Transportation, November 6, 2019

Door to Japan Still Open to Canada: Former Ambassador
Business in Vancouver, November 5, 2019

5 Reasons Why PM Modi Pulled Out of RCEP in Bangkok
India Today, November 5, 2019


Trump Barks at Fed But Offers No Fresh Details on Trade in NY Speech
Reuters, November 11, 2019

Trump and Powell Put Trade, Fed Center Stage
American Journal of Transportation, November 9, 2019

New Law Will Tighten Controls on Tech Exports
– Once Government Sorts Out the Fine Print

The Wall Street Journal, November 8, 2019


Second Best October for Long Beach Cargo
American Journal of Transportation, November 11, 2019

As L.A. Ports Automate, Some Workers Are Cheering on the Robots
Los Angeles Times, November 7, 2019

More International Articles


Wall Street Worries That Trump May Have
Oversold the Likelihood of a China Trade Deal

NBC News, November 11, 2019

Trade Negotiator Who Got China
into WTO Is Rooting for Trump’s Re-Election
Because ‘Twitterer in Chief’ Is Easy to Read

South China Morning Post, November 8, 2019

Rollback of China Tariffs Faces
Fierce Opposition in White House

Reuters, November 7, 2019

China’s Trade with U.S. Shrinks
in October Despite Optimism

The Associated Press, November 7, 2019

China Is Trying to Clean Up Its Banks. It’s Messy.
The New York Times, November 7, 2019

China, U.S. Agree Tariff Rollback
If Phase One Trade Deal Is Completed

Reuters, November 6, 2019

Alipay, WeChat Pay Open Apps
to Foreigners Visiting China

Bloomberg, November 5, 2019

China Risks Overplaying Its Hand on Trade
American Journal of Transportation, November 5, 2019

BRICS Call for End to Unilateral, Protectionist Trade Measures
The Rio Times, November 12, 2019

No to RCEP: How India and Latin America Can Boost Ties
Latin Trade, November 11, 2019

The Second China International Import Expo Concludes
Successful Run

Yahoo, November 11, 2019

Trump Expected to Delay European Auto Tariffs for 6 Months,
Report Says

CNBC, November 11, 2019

Trade War Frontlines Are Friendlier Than You Think
American Journal of Transportation, November 10, 2019

Rebooting Trade Deals for Tech Economy Takes Priority for Israel
American Journal of Transportation, November 7, 2019

China Reshapes Global Meat Market as Swine Fever Rages
Reuters, November 7, 2019

Deepening the U.S.-Israel Relationship Through Business
The Hill, October 23, 2019



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