Trade Update - Tuesday, May 2, 2017
CalChamber Companies in the News
Google Spins Up Its First Servers in Cuba
Amazon Honors World Book Day with Global Free Library Events in Twelve Countries Around the World
Aerojet Rocketdyne Successfully Completes Qualification Tests on Reusable Engine to Support Next Era of Human Spaceflight from the United States
From the White House
Presidential Executive Order on the Establishment of the American Technology Council
Presidential Executive Order Addressing Trade Agreement Violations and Abuses
Presidential Executive Order on Establishment of Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy
Press Briefing by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on an Executive Order on Trade Agreement Violations and Abuses
Presidential Executive Order Implementing an America-First Offshore Energy Strategy
President Donald J. Trump Stands up for American-Made Aluminum
Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call with President Peña Nieto of Mexico and Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada
Presidential Executive Order on Promoting Agriculture and Rural Prosperity in America
From the Department of Commerce
Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on the GDP Growth in the First Quarter of 2017
Joint Statement on the Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding Between the United States and Argentina on Regulatory Coherence and Private Sector Engagement
President Donald J. Trump Signs Presidential Memo Prioritizing Department of Commerce National Security Investigation into Aluminum
From the U.S. Trade Representative
USTR Releases 2017 Special 301 Report on Intellectual Property Rights
From the International Trade Administration
Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Reaching New Markets
Commercial Service Officers Travel Throughout Northern California Spreading the Word About Export Opportunities in Asia
From the World Trade Organization
DG Azevêdo: Global Trade Challenges are Best Tracked Through the Multilateral System
TPP Nations Meet in Canada to Discuss Fate of Pact Without U.S.
Mexico Calls on Trump to Reuse TPP Deals to Reanimate NAFTA
Trump Vows to Fix or Scrap South Korea Trade Deal, Wants Missile System Payment
EU Trade Chief Sees a Good Case to Resume EU-US Free Trade Talks
EU in Rush to Fill Trump Trade Void with Pacific Partners
Mexico Sees NAFTA Trade Talks Starting in August: Minister
Trump’s Trade Warrior is the Most Unpopular Economist in the Class
Trump to Order a Study on Abuses of U.S. Trade Agreements
Revising NAFTA: The Stakes for Key Industries
Foreign Workers Turn to Alternative Visas as H-1Bs Tougher to Get
Trump Rules Out Swift Nafta Exit in Favor of Renegotiation
Companies Would Face Tighter Environmental Restrictions in California Under New Cap-and-Trade Proposal
Is California’s Legislature the Most Liberal in State History?
Trump Order Could Open California Coast, Arctic to New Oil and Gas Drilling
More International Articles
Britain’s May Says EU United in Getting Deal that ‘Works for Them’
A Win-Win Strategy for 100 Days: 5 Ways China Can Open Its economy to the U.S.
Asia Nations Pulled into China’s Orbit as Trump Puts America First
Trump Says North Korea is “Maybe More Important” Than Better Trade Deal with China
Japan’s Labor Shortage Prompts Shift to Hiring Permanent Workers
Why Trump’s Talk on NAFTA Matters to the Rest of Latin America
EU Makes Demands of Britain as Brexit Talks Near
Milk Wars Curdled U.S.-Canada Ties Long Ago
Elsztain Says Argentina Offers Best Opportunity in 25 Years
Brazil Minister Backs Tariff to Curb U.S. Ethanol Imports
Softwood Deal was Close, But Canada Gambled on Better Terms from Trump, Former U.S. Trade Rep Says
Canada Reports Progress with U.S. on Lumber, ‘But Not There Yet’
Colombia is a ‘Smart Power’ Success Story
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