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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Featured Headlines

World Economy Growing Faster
Than in Years, But Not For Long

OECD, November 28, 2017


New California Employment Laws
Affect Businesses in 2018 and Beyond

CalChamber, November 14, 2017

CalChamber Companies in the News

Lockheed Martin and Indra Partner to Provide State-of-the-Art AESA Radar to Worldwide Anti-Air Warfare Platforms
Lockheed Martin, November 28, 2017

Former CalChamber Board Chair Assumes Role
as U.S. Comptroller of the Currency

CalChamber, November 27, 2017

Trade Policy

From the White House

President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration (Including Ambassadors to Morocco and Colombia)
November 21, 2017

From the U.S. Department of Commerce

Manufacturing is Key to Building Stronger Communities
November 22, 2017

U.S. Department of Commerce Finds Dumping of Imports
of Carbon and Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Belarus, Russia
and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)

November 21, 2017

From the Department of State

Plenary Speakers and U.S. Government Principals
at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit

November 27, 2017

Secretary Tillerson Meets With African Foreign Ministers
November 22, 2017

From the World Trade Organization

Diplomats Search for Way to Save Trade System After U.S. Vetoes Judges
Reuters, November 27, 2017

India Should Be Very Realistic About Buenos Aires WTO Meeting
Live Mint, November 27, 2017

High-Level Seminar on Global Deal and Trade:
Making Globalisation Work for Everyone

November 22, 2017

Trade Agreements


US, Canada, Mexico Flags

Sixth Round will be in Montreal, Canada
from January 23-28, 2018

USTR Lighthizer Statement on the Conclusion
of the 5th Round of NAFTA Renegotiations

U.S. Trade Representative, November 21, 2017

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

U.S. Trade Representative, November 21, 2017

NAFTA Talks in Washington Could Reach
Deal on Some Chapters: Mexico Minister

Reuters, November 27, 2017

Ending NAFTA Would Hurt Growth,
Competitiveness of United States, Canada

Reuters, November 27, 2017

What if the United States Walks Away from NAFTA?
CD Howe Institute, November 27, 2017

In Mexico, a Left-Wing Firebrand Cools
the Rhetoric and Embraces NAFTA

National Post, November 26, 2017

Gender Chapters in Trade Deals Will Be
Standard One Day: NAFTA Documents

The Record, November 26, 2017

Nafta Rounds Ends with No Sign
of Consensus on Big-Ticket Issues

American Journal of Transportation, November 21, 2017

Trump’s Hopes for Quick Nafta Deal are Dimming
Bloomberg, November 21, 2017

Mexican Counteroffer Marks
Tit-for-Tat Turn in Nafta Talks

Bloomberg, November 21, 2017

Any Trump NAFTA Withdrawal
Faces Stiff Court Challenge: Legal Experts

Reuters, November 21, 2017

Letter to USTR Lighthizer from
Freshmen House Democrats

Citizens Trade, November 17, 2017

India, Canada Look for Breakthrough on Free Trade Agreement
LiveMint, November 28, 2017

France and Germany Face Off Over EU’s South America Trade Deal
Financial Times, November 26, 2017

Canada CEOs Urge Trudeau to Back TPP
Bloomberg, November 22, 2017


Vice President Mike Pence Meets with U.S. Automakers on NAFTA
Reuters, November 27, 2017

USDA Provides More Than $10 Million to Help Caribbean Area Farmers Recover Following Hurricanes
American Journal of Transportation, November 21, 2017

GSP is Set to Expire on December 31
Unless Acted Upon

GSP Coalition Letter to Members of Congress
Renew GSP Today, November 14, 2017


Be Very Grateful for Our Farmers
The Sacramento Bee, November 21, 2017

More International Articles

Canadians Skeptical of China Trade Deal
as Ottawa Set to Launch Talks

The Globe and Mail, November 27, 2017

India Reviews Bilateral Ties with Denmark Ahead
of Free Trade Agreement Negotiations with EU

First Post, November 27, 2017

Brexit Without EU Trade Deal ‘Not End of World’: WTO Chief
The Straits Times, November 27, 2017

Why Justin Trudeau Will Eventually Join the New Trans-Pacific Partnership
The Star, November 27, 2017

Trade High on Trudeau’s Agenda for Visit to China Next Week
Bloomberg, November 26, 2017

China Limits Waste. ‘Cardboard Grannies’ and Texas Recyclers Scramble
The New York Times, November 25, 2017

China Cuts Import Tariffs on Some Consumer Goods
Los Angeles Times, November 24, 2017

Ten Days to Crack Brexit Deal, EU Tells May
Reuters, November 24, 2017

Britain Must Accept More Immigrants If it Wants a Free Trade Deal, Indian Diplomat Warns
The Telegraph, November 23, 2017

Bittersweet Keystone Win Means Canada’s U.S. Dependence Deepens
American Journal of Transportation, November 21, 2017




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