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Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Featured Headlines

Allan Zaremberg, Former CalChamber President
and CEO, Passes Away; Tributes Pour in from California Business and Political Leaders

CalChamber, February 6, 2023

Allan Zaremberg

Governor Newsom Statement
on the Passing of Allan Zaremberg

Office of Governor Gavin Newsom, February 4, 2023

Allan Zaremberg: A Remembrance
Capitol Weekly, February 7, 2023

Capitol Community Mourns Two
Veterans of California Politics

Dan Walters in CalMatters, February 7, 2023

CalChamber Companies in the News

Making History: Our First 1M Miles with No Human Driver on Public Roads
Waymo LinkedIn, February 4, 2023

CalChamber Member Amazon and the International Trade Administration Launch New Initiative to Boost Export Opportunities for American Small Businesses
International Trade Administration, February 3, 2023

CalChamber Member United, Tallgrass, and Green Plains Form Joint Venture to Develop New Sustainable Aviation Fuel Technology Using Ethanol
United Mediaroom, January 31, 2023

Trade Policy

From the White House

How to Watch President Biden’s
2023 State of the Union Address

Today, February 7 at 6pm PT

FACT SHEET: Vice President Harris Launches Next Phase of Public-Private Partnership for Northern Central America
February 6, 2023

Readout of Vice President Kamala Harris’s Meeting with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan
February 2, 2023

From the U.S. Department of Commerce

Commerce Officials to Detail Chips Act Application Process This Month
The Wall Street Journal, February 7, 2023

Readout of Deputy Secretary Graves’ Meeting with Romania’s Minister for Research, Innovation and Digitalization Sebastian Burduja
February 6, 2023

2022 Economic Census Mail Out Begins: Data Helps Shape Decisions on Health of Economy
February 1, 2023

Op-Ed by Deputy Secretary Don Graves: America’s Hidden Tool is Hobbling Russia’s War Machine with Multilateral Impact
February 1, 2023

From the U.S. Trade Representative

USTR Seeks Public Comment on COVID-Related Product Exclusions: China’s Acts, Policies, and Practices Related to Technology Transfer,
Intellectual Property, and Innovation

Comments open until March 7, 2023.

United States and Kenya to Hold First Round under their Strategic Trade and Investment Partnership
February 3, 2023

Readout of the Third Round of Meetings of the U.S.-Japan Partnership on Trade
February 3, 2023

USTR Requests Comments on Extending COVID Exclusions from China Section 301 Tariffs
February 2, 2023

United States Establishes Second USMCA Dispute Panel on Canadian Dairy Tariff-Rate Quota Policies
January 31, 2023

From the U.S. Department of State

Joint Statement on the Strategic Dialogue Between the United States and Poland
February 3, 2023

Co-Chairs’ Statement on the Third ASEAN-U.S. Cyber Policy Dialogue
February 3, 2023

From the Bureau of Economic Analysis

U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, December and Annual 2022
February 7, 2023

From the International Trade Administration

The Road to Trade Winds ASEAN: Vietnam
February 7, 2023

Under Secretary Lago Travels to Tanzania and Zambia to Promote U.S. Trade Partnerships
February 3, 2023

From the World Trade Organization

Exports of Intermediate Goods Post Sustained Growth in Second Quarter of 2022
February 1, 2023

Members Address Development Dimension of WTO Reform Agenda
February 3, 2023

Investment Facilitation Talks Intensify to Conclude Draft Agreement in First Half of 2023
February 1, 2023

Trade Agreements

Canada, Taiwan to Begin Formal Talks to Spur Foreign Investments
Reuters, February 7, 2023

5 Important Things to Know About the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement
Business Insider Africa, February 6, 2023

Brexit Trade Blow Is Happening Sooner Than Feared, BOE Warns
Bloomberg, February 2, 2023

EU-Mercosur Deal Faces Moment of Truth
Politico, February 2, 2023


U.S. Trade Deficit Hit Record in 2022
The Wall Street Journal, February 7, 2023

U.S. is ‘Absolutely’ Behind on Supply Chain Independence from China, Biden Advisor Says
CNBC, February 7, 2023

US Plans 200% Tariff on Russia Aluminum as Soon as This Week
Bloomberg, February 6, 2023

How to Prevent the Next Supply Chain Crisis
The Wall Street Journal, February 5, 2023

Comments to USTR Show the Real‐​World Harms of the Trump‐​Biden China Tariffs
CATO Institute, February 2, 2023

U.S. Pursues India as a Supply-Chain Alternative to China
The Wall Street Journal, January 31, 2023

More International Articles

IMF Upgrades Outlook for
the Global Economy in 2023

The Associated Press, January 30, 2023

Border-Town Warehouses Are Booming as More Manufacturing Moves to Mexico
The Wall Street Journal, February 7, 2023

Sunak ‘Risks Full-Scale Trade War’ with Brussels by Scrapping EU Laws
The Guardian, February 4, 2023

US Emerges as India’s Top Destination for Goods Exports During April-Dec 2022
The Economic Times, February 4, 2023

Europe Risks New Age of Protectionism in Joining US Subsidy Race
Bloomberg, February 4, 2023

Why Chinese Companies Are Investing Billions in Mexico
The New York Times, February 3, 2023

Global Minimum Tax Deal Advances With Partial Reprieve for U.S.-Based Companies
The Wall Street Journal, February 2, 2023

Beijing Lobbies US Allies After Push to Contain China’s Chips
Bloomberg, February 2, 2023

China Officials Warn of Challenges for Foreign Trade, Investment
Bloomberg, February 2, 2023

Seizing Opportunities in the Pacific: Japan as a Strategic Business Partner for Latin America
JD Supra, February 2, 2023

Mexico’s Industrial Hubs Grow as Part of Trade Shift Toward Nearshoring
The Wall Street Journal, February 1, 2023

EU Unveils a Green Investment Plan to Compete With US and China
Bloomberg, February 1, 2023

South Korean Court Ruling in Japan’s Favor Highlights Improving Ties
The Wall Street Journal, February 1, 2023



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