APEC Nations Promise to Boost Growth
Asia-Pacific nations including China, the US and Japan promised measures to boost growth on Sunday and rejected limits on food exports to try to revive the flagging global economy. Reuters in the Financial Times, September 10, 2012
Trade surging as Mexico consumers embrace
'Made in USA'
Trade with the United States has increased sixfold since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) went into effect in 1994, according to Bank of Mexico and U.S. Commerce Department data. The Seattle Times, September 11, 2012
Support Permanent Normal Trade Relations for Russia
The U.S. House Ways and Means Committee and the U.S. Senate Finance Committee have passed Russia PNTR. It is hoped that both houses of Congress will vote on this issue in the near future.
California STEP The California State Trade and Export Promotion (California STEP) project combines a network of state, federal, private and non-profit trade promotion organizations in California to facilitate export promotion activities, serving targeted industries, to drive exports for small businesses
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