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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

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Shared Values Form Core of Australia-California Partnerships on Climate, New Technology
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CalChamber Companies in the News

Boeing Reveals First of New Innovative Defense Factories
Boeing Mediaroom, September 13, 2022

CalChamber Member Rio Tinto Partners with Volvo Group for Low-Carbon Materials Supply and Pilot Sustainable Autonomous Hauling Solutions
Rio Tinto, September 13, 2022

United Invests Another $15 Million in Electric Flying Taxi Market with Eve
United Newsroom, September 8, 2022

CalChamber Member Companies Amazon, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, and Salesforce Participate in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF) Upskilling Initiative
U.S. Department of Commerce, September 8, 2022

Trade Policy

From the White House

Joint Statement Following the 2022 U.S.-Mexico High-Level Economic Dialogue
September 12, 2022
Fact Sheet

FACT SHEET: President Biden to Launch a National Biotechnology and Biomanufacturing Initiative
September 12, 2022

Statement of President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden on the Death of Queen Elizabeth II
September 8, 2022

Statement from Press Secretary Kirsten Allen on Vice President Harris’s Travel to Japan and Republic of Korea
September 7, 2022

President Biden Announces Key Nominees (Including Ambassadors to Cabo Verde and Guyana)
September 7, 2022

Readout of President Joe Biden’s Call with Prime Minister Liz Truss of the United Kingdom
September 6, 2022

From the U.S. Department of Commerce

NIST and Google to Create New Supply of Chips for Researchers and Tech Startups
September 13, 2022

Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo at the U.S.-Mexico High-Level Economic Dialogue (HLED)
September 12, 2022

Joint Release on the Occasion of the APEC SME Ministerial Meeting
September 12, 2022

Secretary Raimondo to Co-Chair the 2022 U.S.-Mexico High-Level Economic Dialogue in Mexico City with Secretary Blinken and U.S. Deputy Trade Representative White
September 9, 2022

Department of Commerce and Department of Defense Sign Memorandum of Agreement to Advance Coordination in Space
September 9, 2022

From the U.S. Trade Representative

Joint Statement Following the 2022 U.S.-Mexico High-Level Economic Dialogue
September 12, 2022

Readout of Ambassador Katherine Tai’s Meeting with Japan’s Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry Nishimura Yasutoshi
September 9, 2022

Readout of Ambassador Katherine Tai’s Meeting with Korea’s Minister for Trade Ahn Dukgeun
September 7, 2022

From the U.S. Department of State

Message to the People of the United Kingdom
and to the Peoples of the Commonwealth

September 8, 2022

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo, Mexican Secretary of Economy Tatiana Clouthier, and Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs Marcelo Ebrard at a Joint Press Availability
September 12, 2022

Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Mexican President L√≥pez Obrador
September 12, 2022

Secretary Blinken to Travel to Mexico to Co-Chair the 2022 U.S.-Mexico High-Level Economic Dialogue
September 8, 2022

Joint Media Release of Australia, Canada, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand, and the United States on the Occasion of the APEC Women and the Economy High-Level Policy Dialogue, 7 September 2022
September 8, 2022

From the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.

Export-Import Bank of the United States Announces Members of 2022-2023 Advisory Councils
September 12, 2022

From the International Trade Administration

U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services,
July 2022

September 7, 2022

From the World Trade Organization

EU Is Assessing If US Inflation Act in Breach of WTO Rules
Bloomberg, September 10, 2022

DDG Zhang: Both AfCFTA and WTO are Important to Support Africa’s Growth and Prosperity
September 7, 2022

Trade Agreements

Indo-Pacific Economic Framework

United States and Indo-Pacific Economic Framework Partners Announce Negotiation Objectives
U.S. Trade Representative, September 9, 2022

Remarks by Ambassador Katherine Tai at the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework Ministerial Welcome Event
U.S. Trade Representative, September 8, 2022

Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo at the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework Ministerial Breakfast
U.S. Department of Commerce, September 8, 2022

Commerce Department Launches the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF) Upskilling Initiative
U.S. Department of Commerce, September 8, 2022
Fact Sheet

Indo-Pacific Economic Flourishing? Making a Success of IPEF
U.S. Chamber, September 13, 2022

U.S. Midterm Voting May Affect Fate of Indo-Pacific Economic Framework
Japan Today, September 12, 2022

‘Undeniable Success’ of First US-Led Indo-Pacific Economic Framework Touted, But Few Details Given
South China Morning Post, September 10, 2022

Biden Administration Outlines Scope of Asian Economic Pact
The New York Times, September 9, 2022

U.S., Indo-Pacific Countries Agree on Roadmap to Strengthen Trade Ties
Reuters, September 8, 2022

India Stays Out of ‘Trade Pillar’ at Indo-Pacific Meet
The Hindu, September 10, 2022

U.S., Indo-Pacific Countries Launch Trade Talks Shunning Tariff Cuts
Reuters, September 8, 2022

The Potential for Japan-South Korea-US Trilateral Cooperation Through IPEF
The Diplomat, September 6, 2022

RCEP Contributing to Sustainable, Inclusive Economic Recovery: Officials, Scholars
XinhuaNet, September 12, 2022

Hope for Kenya-US Trade Deal as Tai Leads Team to Ruto’s Swearing In
The Star, September 11, 2022

FTA May Boost India’s Exports to Bangladesh by $10 Billion in Five Years
Business Standard, September 9, 2022

Taiwan Confident it Can Sign ‘High Standard’ U.S. Trade Deal
Reuters, September 8, 2022

Israel, Guatemala Sign Free Trade Agreement, Economy Ministry Says
Reuters, September 8, 2022

China, Israel Free-Trade Deal, Beijing’s First in Middle East, in ‘Last Stages’ Amid Troubles with US
South China Morning Post, September 8, 2022

US Keeping Tariffs on Chinese Imports Till Beijing Opens Up Economy, Trade Representative Says
South China Morning Post, September 8, 2022

Hong Kong To Be Fast Tracked To RCEP Free Trade Agreement
Silk Road Briefing, September 7, 2022


The Capitol Hill Trade Policy Cleanup
Politico, September 12, 2022

ITI: New Commerce Rule Allows U.S. Companies to Maintain Their Important Role in International Standards Bodies
Information Technology Industry Council, September 8, 2022

Commerce Levels Playing Field to Support U.S. Stakeholder Participation in International Standards Setting Activities
Bureau of Industry and Security, September 8, 2022

Biden’s ‘Timid’ Approach to Broadening Trade Ties Could Undermine Broader Indo-Pacific Goals
Politico, September 7, 2022

U.S. Trade Deficit Narrows in July; Exports at Record High
Reuters, September 7, 2022

More Trade Agreements Needed for Agriculture
American Farm Bureau Federation, September 7, 2022

More International Articles

Mexico Eyes Possible Energy Dispute Fix, Welcomes New U.S. ‘Tone’
Reuters, September 12, 2022

New Paradigm: FTAs, Multilateral Exposure Limited to Supply Chains, Governance
India Express, September 12, 2022

Lithuania to Open Trade Office in Taiwan
Foreign Brief, September 12, 2022

Liz Truss and Joe Biden: The Big Issue that Could Derail UK/US Relations
BBC, September 11, 2022

White House Alarm Rises Over Europe as Putin Threatens Energy Supply
The Washington Post, September 11, 2022

Xi to Meet Putin in First Trip Outside China Since COVID Began
US News, September 11, 2022

Towards a Free Trade Area for the Global South
Modern Diplomacy, September 11, 2022

France, Germany and Other EU Countries Pledge to Advance Minimum Tax
The Wall Street Journal, September 9, 2022

Rail, Postal, Dock Workers Halt Strikes After Queen’s Death
American Journal of Transportation, September 9, 2022

Liz Truss Leads New UK Government; Announces Cabinet
U.S. Chamber, September 8, 2022

Top Rice Exporter India Curbs Shipments in Threat to Inflation
Bloomberg, September 8, 2022

German Economy Ministry Reviews Measures to Curb China Business
Reuters, September 8, 2022

How to Save the Global Free Trade Order
Asia Times, September 8, 2022

Shipping Rates are Still Falling, in Another Sign that a Global Recession May Be Coming
CNBC, September 7, 2022


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