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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

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U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission 2019 Report to Congress
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, 2019


Global Debt to Top Record
$255 Trillion by Year’s End

Reuters, November 15, 2019

CalChamber Companies in the News

Lockheed Martin Honors Three Wounded Veterans Through Scholarship Program
Lockheed Martin, November 14, 2019

Bain & Company’s Michael Garstka, Walter Sinn Named
to Consulting Magazine’s Global Leaders in Consulting List

Bain & Company, November 14, 2019

PepsiCo is Selected by Carnival Cruise Lines as Preferred
Beverage Partner

November 13, 2019

Boeing Surges Most Since June on Optimism Over Max Comeback
American Journal of Transportation, November 11, 2019

Trade Policy

From the White House

President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Individuals
to Key Administration Posts (Including European and Asian Development Banks)

November 18, 2019

From the U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S. Department of Commerce Extends Huawei Temporary
General License

November 18, 2019

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross Leads Business Executives Across the Indo-Pacific
November 14, 2019

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

November 12, 2019

From the U.S. Trade Representative

United States and South Korea Reach Agreement on Guaranteed Market Access for American Rice
November 19, 2019

Generalized System of Preferences (GSP): Notice Regarding a Hearing
for Country Practice Reviews of Nine Countries 

November 19, 2019

American Poultry Farmers Regain Access to China
November 14, 2019

Brazil’s Implementation of Tariff Rate Quota for Wheat a Win
for American Farmers

November 14, 2019

Notice of Product Exclusions:
China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Innovation

Federal Register, November 13, 2019

From the U.S. Department of State

U.S. Partnership with the African Union
November 15, 2019

7th Annual AUC – U.S. High-Level Dialogue Joint Communique
November 15, 2019

United States and Japan Bilateral Policy Planning
November 15, 2019

Under Secretary Krach Advances Global Economic Security
at Indo-Pacific Business Forum

November 12, 2019

From the World Trade Organization

Goods Barometer Suggests World Trade to Remain Below Trend
as Tensions Take Toll

November 18, 2019

Global Trade Umpire: The Next Casualty of Trump’s Tariff War
Reuters, November 18, 2019

Businesses Want More Transparent and Predictable Services Regulations — DG Azev√™do
November 14, 2019

DDG Wolff:
“There is a Proven Correlation Between Peace and Open Trade”

November 13, 2019

Trade Agreements


Pelosi Hints that a USMCA Deal Might Be Near.
It’s a Wise Move for Democrats

The Washington Post, November 17, 2019

Mexican President Welcomes Pelosi Remarks
on North American Trade Deal Approval

Reuters, November 15, 2019

30 Days Left for USMCA?
The American Enterprise Institute, November 13, 2019

Japan Lower House Passes U.S. Trade Deal Sought by Trump
Bloomberg, November 19, 2019

Singapore and EU Ready to Activate Free Trade Agreement
Prensa Latina, November 16, 2019

Can UK Get ‘Super Canada-Plus’ Trade Deal with EU by End of 2020?
The Guardian, November 12, 2019

Britain in the Trans-Pacific Partnership After Brexit?
The Diplomat, November 12, 2019

NZ Strikes Deal on China FTA Upgrade After Years of Talks
Radio New Zealand, November 4, 2019


Stocks Climb to Record Highs on Growing Trade Optimism
The Washington Post, November 15, 2019

U.S. Farm Finances Worsen Despite Trump’s Trade War Aid 
Los Angeles Times, November 14, 2019

Tariffs, Trade War Threaten U.S. Jobs and Economy: New Study and Digital Map Show the Potential Cost of Tariffs to Jobs, Income and Tax Revenue for Every U.S. State and Congressional District
The Port of Los Angeles, November 12, 2019

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Chao Announces $900 Million
Historic Investment in American Infrastructure

American Journal of Transportation , November 12, 2019


Tourism Sector Up:
Visitors Spend Record $140 Billion on Travel in California

California Chamber of Commerce, November 19, 2019

California Remains the Top U.S. Destination for Foreign Students,
yet Enrollment is Slipping

Los Angeles Times, November 18, 2019

California Unemployment Hits Record-Low 3.9%,
but Slowdown Could Loom

San Francisco Chronicle, November 15, 2019

More International Articles


Without a China Trade Deal,
the U.S. Will Hike Tariffs

Reuters, November 19, 2019

Negotiating Trade Deals with China
Cato Institute, November 17, 2019

China, U.S. Had ‘Constructive’ Phone Call on Trade
Reuters, November 16, 2019

China Lifts 4-Year Ban on U.S. Chicken
The Wall Street Journal, November 15, 2019

U.S.-China Trade Talks Hit
Snag Over Farm Purchases

The Wall Street Journal, November 14, 2019

China’s Investment Growth Slows to a Record Low
Bloomberg, November 13, 2019

Sour Grapes: Trade War Puts
Cork in U.S. Wine Sales to China

The Associated Press, November 13, 2019

The U.S., China, and Europe:
A Conversation with Chairman Risch

Center for Strategic and International Studies, November 12, 2019

Little Impact on Korea’s Economy from Japan Trade Spat
American Journal of Transportation, November 18, 2019

For the U.S., Vietnam Is a Friend in Need
The Japan Times, November 18, 2019

Brazil Deepens China Ties in About-Face
The Wall Street Journal, November 15, 2019

Australia and Others Ask for Brexit Trade Compensation
BBC, November 15, 2019

Japan’s Economic Growth Falls Sharply as Exports Slow
The New York Times, November 13, 2019

Reinventing the Trading Nation:
Japan, the United States and the Future of Asia-Pacific Trade

The Brookings Institute, November 2019

Don’t Destroy What Makes America Great
The Chicago Tribune, November 14, 2019

EU’s East Succumbs to Chills Afflicting Global Economy
Bloomberg, November 12, 2019

Asia’s ‘Mini Chinas’ Struggle to Capitalize on the U.S. Trade War
American Journal of Transportation, November 11, 2019

U.S., Chile Discuss Co-Hosting APEC Summit in U.S. in January
The New York Times, November 8, 2019




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