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Trade Update - Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Featured Headlines

Governor Brown to Deliver State
of the State Address on January 24, January 11, 2017


The World Isn’t Waiting for Trump on Trade
Bloomberg, January 12, 2017

What the World Thinks About Trade After Brexit
Bloomberg, January 10, 2017

CalChamber Companies in the News

PG&E Streamlining Management, Implementing Efficiency Measures to Keep Customer Bills Affordable While Investing in the Future
PG&E, January 11, 2017

Wells Fargo Adds 10 Clean-Tech Startups to Innovation Incubator
Wells Fargo, January 11, 2017

Boeing Achieves Strong Delivery Numbers in 2016, Airplane Development Programs Reach Milestones
Boeing Media Room, January 6, 2017

Southern California Edison Awards San Onofre Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Contract to AECOM, EnergySolutions Joint Venture
Edison Newsroom, December 20, 2016

Trade Policy

Inauguration Day – January 20

Donald Trump’s Contract
with the American Worker

Donald Trump’s Vision: 7 Point Plan to Rebuild the American Economy by Fighting for Free Trade

Final Weekly Address: The Honor of Serving You as President
January 14, 2017

From the World Trade Organization

United States Files WTO Complaint Against Chinese Aluminum Subsidies
January 13, 2017

From the U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S.-China Joint Fact Sheet on the 27th U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade
January 11, 2017

From the U.S. Trade Representative

USTR Requests the U.S International Trade Commission to Conduct Three New Digital Trade Studies
January 13, 2017

Trade Agreements

Trump’s UK Trade Pledge: Hurdles to a Quick Deal
Financial Times, January 15, 2017

China-Backed Trade Deal May Not Gain from TPP’s Loss. Blame India
CNBC, January 12, 2017

Turkish-Israeli Free Trade Agreement to be Expanded
Daily Sabah, January 12, 2017

Outcomes of TTIP and Mercosur Hinge on What Happens with CETA – Carthy
AgriLand, January 11, 2017

Canada Open to “Improving” NAFTA, NY Consul General Says
Times Union, January 10, 2017

Time for a US-Japanese Free Trade Agreement?: How to Proceed if the TPP is Dead
Foreign Affairs, January, 9, 2017


IMF Boosts U.S. Growth Forecasts on Trump Spending, Tax Plans
Reuters, January 16, 2017

US Chamber of Commerce Warns Trump on Trade
CNBC, January 15, 2017

Trump Transition Team to Meet with Top Unions for Trade Discussion
Business Insider, January 12, 2017

2017 State of American Business Address
U.S. Chamber of Commerce, January 11, 2017

Trump Names Obama Official to Run VA
Politico, January 11, 2017


Governor Proposes Prudent Budget for 2017-18
CalChamber, January 11, 2017

Drought and Storms Prove Again that California Needs More Storage
The Sacramento Bee, January 15, 2017

More International Articles

Mexico Names New U.S. Ambassador, Seeks Unity Facing Trump
Reuters, January 13, 2017

U.S. Ambassadors in Asia Make Final Plea for Dead Trans-Pacific Trade Pact
New York Times, January 17, 2017

Britain will Leave EU Single Market as May Sets Aim for ‘Hard Brexit’
Reuters, January 17, 2017

Turkey to File Complaint Against US to World Trade Organization
Daily Sabah, January 17, 2017

Cuba’s Raul Castro meets with U.S. Chamber of Commerce President
Reuters, January 13, 2017

Obama Administration Ends Special Immigration Policy for Cubans
Reuters, January 13, 2017

Kerry Defends Trade Pact on Last Trip as Top US Diplomat
The Sacramento Bee, January 13, 2017

Mexico’s President Warns that if Trump Wants to Talk Trade, He’ll Have to Talk Security, Too
Los Angeles Times, January 12, 2017

Euro Zone Economy Registering Surprisingly Strong Growth Spurt
Reuters, January 12, 2017

German Economic Growth at End of 2016 Probably Beat Forecast
Bloomberg, January 12, 2017

Report: Trade with China Supports 2.6 Million U.S. Jobs
The Sacramento Bee, January 10, 2017

Morgan Stanley Anticipates a 133%/258% Stock Market Return in Argentina in Five Years
MercoPress, January 10, 2017

Africa’s Trade Potential: Challenges and Implementation of Free Trade Agreements
How We Made It In Africa, January 10, 2017

Asia Might Deploy this Trade Pact to Fill the Gap Left by the TPP
Business Insider, January 9, 2017



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