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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Featured Headlines

CalChamber Participates in D.C. Trade Gathering
CalChamber, October 3, 2017

CalChamber Companies in the News

After Winning Trump’s Ear, Boeing Notches Victory in Trade Spat
American Journal of Transportation, September 29, 2017

Trade Policy

From the White House

Joint Statement between the United States of America
and the Kingdom of Thailand

October 2, 2017

Report: The Growth Potential of Deregulation
The Council of Economic Advisors, October 2, 2017

Announcement of President Donald J. Trump’s Upcoming Travel to Asia
September 29, 2017

President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration (Including Positions in the International Trade Commission)
September 28, 2017

From the U.S. Trade Representative

Joint Statement of the United States-Turkey Trade and Investment Council
September 29, 2017

From the Department of State

U.S.-China Social and Cultural Dialogue
September 29, 2017

From the International Trade Administration

Showcasing Our Strengths at Discover Global Markets
September 29, 2017

From the US International Trade Commission

Shifts in US Merchandise Trade 2016
September 2017

From the World Trade Organization

United States Files Second WTO Complaint
Over Canadian Wine Sale Restrictions

October 2, 2017

WTO Chief Warns of Risks to Trade Peace
Financial Times, October 1, 2017

Role of Trade Key in Achieving UN Sustainable Development Goals
September 28, 2017

WTO Launches 2017 World Trade Report on Trade, Technology,
and Jobs

September 27, 2017

Trade Agreements

Third Round of NAFTA Concluded in Ottawa

Trilateral Statement on the Conclusion
of the Third Round of NAFTA Negotiations

U.S. Trade Representative, September 27, 2017

Closing Statement of USTR Robert Lighthizer
at the Third Round of NAFTA Renegotiations

U.S. Trade Representative, September 27, 2017

Study on ‘America First’ Attitudes: Trump
Fans Hate NAFTA, Not Trade with Canada

CTV News, October 2, 2017

Trump Pushes NAFTA Talks Onto
Treacherous New Timeline

Forbes, October 1, 2017

Canada’s Wake-Up Call to the US
on NAFTA by Elizabeth Warren

CNN, October 1, 2017

Trade Officials Make Progress at Latest
NAFTA Talks, but Uncertainty Remains

Hellenic Shipping News, September 28, 2017

Mexico Opens Way for NAFTA
Talks to Run into 2018

Reuters, September 27, 2017

Teamsters Urge NAFTA Negotiators
to Address Labor, Trucking

AJoT, September 27, 2017

Amid Uncertainty, San Diego-Tijuana
Group Touts NAFTA’s Benefits

The San Diego Union-Tribune, September 27, 2017

A Nafta Exit Would Be a Rotten Deal
The Wall Street Journal, September 24, 2017

Liam Fox Promises to Sign 40 Free Trade Deals the ‘Second After’ Brexit
Business Insider, October 2, 2017

Trump Seeks to Reduce U.S. Trade Deficit with Thailand
XinhuaNet, October 2, 2017

Report Outlines Framework for U.S.-Japan Free Trade Agreement
World Trade Online, October 2, 2017

(Korea) Trade Minister Warns U.S. Could Scrap Bilateral FTA
The Chosunilbo Business, September 29, 2017

EU Farm Protectionism Threatens Deal with South American Bloc
Reuters, September 28, 2017


New US Ambassador to Russia Meets with Putin in Kremlin Visit
The Washington Post, October 3, 2017

Scoop: Trump Urges Staff to Portray Him as “Crazy Guy”
Axios, October 1, 2017

Trump to Visit Asia in November, North Korea in Spotlight
Reuters, September 29, 2017


U.S. Officials Take Over S.F. Russian Consulate
San Francisco Chronicle, October 2, 2017

Port of Los Angeles Terminal Re-Opens After Picketing
Los Angeles Business Journal, October 2, 2017

Expanded Tax Credit Program Spawns More In-State Film,
TV Projects

CalChamber, September 29, 2017

California Moves its Presidential Primary to March in Push
for Electoral Relevance

The Los Angeles Times, September 27, 2017

More International Articles

China’s Strategic Play in Brazil
Americas Quarterly, September 27, 2017





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