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(Daily News)
March 06, 2020

Two major U.S. steel companies are battling over a request for a waiver from Section 232 tariffs on steel, with the domestic supplier insisting it can make the product in question and the importer complaining of price gouging.


(In Trade)
March 05, 2020

The House bill contains softer language than its Senate companion, which called for trade talks with “the goal of entering into a free trade agreement.”


(Daily News)
March 05, 2020

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has announced plans to hold April hearings in Florida and Georgia on seasonal produce issues.


(Daily News)
March 04, 2020

Part of Sen. Bernie Sanders’s (I-VT) strategy heading into the crucial Michigan Democratic primary next week will be to put a spotlight on the differences between his track record on trade and that of former Vice President Joe Biden’s, Sanders told reporters on Wednesday.


(Daily News)
March 04, 2020

The Agriculture Department is considering new rules for labeling meat that would not run afoul of the World Trade Organization, which struck down a previous country-of-origin labeling law, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Wednesday.


(Daily News)
March 04, 2020

An increase in antidumping and countervailing duty investigations and frequent changes to the Harmonized Tariff Schedule during the Trump administration have left the U.S. International Trade Commission in need of a significant funding boost, a House appropriator said on Wednesday.


(In Trade)
March 03, 2020

“There remains a great deal of uncertainty surrounding the new tariffs more than a month after they were announced.”


(In Trade)
March 03, 2020

The Senate Finance Committee chair is reopening talks to find a compromise bill to curb presidential tariff authority.


(Daily News)
March 03, 2020

Several House Ways & Means Committee members on Tuesday backed efforts led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to find a multilateral solution to an international digital services tax dilemma this year.


(Daily News)
March 02, 2020

The White House last week formed interagency committees to help facilitate the enforcement of environmental obligations and provisions on trade in auto goods in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.


(In Trade)
February 28, 2020

“Considering Brazil’s multiple failed attempts to uphold equivalent food safety standards, we believe a complete verification process of certified Brazilian facilities may be warranted.”


(Daily News)
February 27, 2020

European Parliament members this week met with U.S. trade officials and stakeholders seeking answers about whether the U.S. planned to raise its bound tariffs at the World Trade Organization or withdraw from the WTO Government Procurement Agreement, and they said on Thursday they were reassured but not convinced the U.S. would refrain from either move.


(Daily News)
February 27, 2020

Congress should exercise its “power of the purse” to force the Commerce Department to release its Section 232 report on auto imports and compel testimony from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative if necessary, Rep. Stephanie Murphy (D-FL) said this week.


(Daily News)
February 27, 2020

House Ways & Means Committee members on Wednesday were divided along party lines over the merits of the phase-one trade deal with China, with Democrats saying the agreement does little to challenge China’s illicit trading practices and Republicans countering that it is a starting point that includes meaningful reforms.


(Daily News)
December 19, 2019

The House on Thursday passed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement’s implementing bill 385-41, setting up the Trump administration's signature trade deal for Senate consideration – and ratification – in 2020.


(Daily News)
December 19, 2019

The Senate should not consider the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement under Trade Promotion Authority fast-track procedure because the Trump administration has failed to comply with the law, Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) said on Thursday.


(Daily News)
December 19, 2019

Major opposition parties in Canada's Parliament last week expressed concerns over the modified U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, potentially throwing a wrench in the ratification process in Ottawa but not putting the deal's future in serious jeopardy, analysts said this week.


(In Trade)
December 18, 2019

“USMCA cannot end up in the Senate’s legislative graveyard.”


(In Trade)
December 18, 2019

Hoffa: “The renegotiation of NAFTA and the subsequent improvements made by Democratic leadership have resulted in a final package that is superior to the original.”


(In Trade)
December 18, 2019

“We are going to come back and go immediately into trial,” according to Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL).


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