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(In Trade)
May 11, 2021

“It is critical that the Boeing-Airbus dispute is resolved before the current tariff suspensions end.”


(In Trade)
May 10, 2021

Macron: “I call very clearly on the United States to put an end to export restrictions, not only for vaccines but [for] components of these vaccines that prevent production.”


(Daily News)
May 07, 2021

The European Union this week moved to update its industrial strategy by issuing a legislative proposal aimed at reining in foreign subsidies in non-market economies, laying out a strategy to deal with strategic supply chain dependencies, and continuing efforts to reach out to allies, especially in critical areas.


(Daily News)
May 06, 2021

Opponents of the COVID-19-related waiver of World Trade Organization intellectual property protections, surprised by the U.S. announcement on Wednesday that it would back the effort, are being pushed to follow Washington's lead, which has decisively changed the conversation in Geneva.


(In Trade)
May 06, 2021

“Our trade negotiator just got on the job. So she’s taking the time to go back and review everything that was discussed.”


(In Trade)
April 30, 2021

Members’ concerns ranged from violations of WTO rules to disruption of international trade.


(In Trade)
April 30, 2021

“It is important for our members, already drastically affected by the economic impact of the pandemic, to be able to rely on the continued suspension or complete removal of these tariffs after July 2021.”


(Daily News)
April 29, 2021

The Biden administration is sending mixed signals on procurement policy as the European Union works to improve its ties with the U.S. and move from “problem” to “partner,” an EU trade official said on Tuesday.


(In Trade)
April 28, 2021

Tai said the U.S. is prioritizing working with the EU to address steel and aluminum overcapacity.


(Daily News)
April 27, 2021

The European Union’s push to green the bloc's agriculture sector will be guided by the World Trade Organization and other international standards, a European agriculture official said on Tuesday, speaking to U.S. concerns that the EU “Farm to Fork” strategy would negatively affect U.S. agriculture.


(In Trade)
April 26, 2021

Biden “wants to look at that and see” if a carbon border tax is “something that we need to deploy,” Kerry said.


(In Trade)
April 23, 2021

The president also will travel to the UK during his first trip abroad since taking office.


(Daily News)
April 21, 2021

U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai will participate in the White House’s “Leaders Summit on Climate” this week, according to the State Department, which also confirmed that Chinese President Xi Jinping will speak.


(Daily News)
April 20, 2021

The Biden administration should begin to outline when it plans to engage in trade negotiations with countries like the United Kingdom, Japan and China, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said on Tuesday, adding that he planned to press the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative for a “timetable” on those talks.


(Daily News)
April 20, 2021

Harley-Davidson says it will fight the revocation of a customs decision that determined motorcycles from the company’s plant in Thailand would not be subject to tariffs the European Union imposed in retaliation for U.S. duties on steel and aluminum imports.


(Daily News)
April 16, 2021

Environmental concerns can be incorporated into regular, non-discriminatory trade rules, Jean-Marie Paugam, France’s permanent representative to the World Trade Organization, said on Thursday.


(Daily News)
April 16, 2021

The Treasury Department on Friday added Taiwan to a list of countries that meet its currency manipulator criteria, which also includes Vietnam and Switzerland, but said there was insufficient evidence that any of the three was using foreign exchange intervention to gain an advantage and did not affix the “currency manipulator” label to them.


(Daily News)
April 08, 2021

New World Trade Organization rules aimed at reining in trade practices that harm the environment are likely to be negotiated only among a plurilateral group of members in the short term, a top Canadian agriculture official said on Wednesday, even as analysts push for countries to do more.


(Daily News)
April 06, 2021

More than four dozen lawmakers are pressing U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai to negotiate an agreement to end all tariffs on distilled spirits and wine between the U.S. and Europe, arguing the U.S. whiskey industry, in particular, has suffered significantly and will face an even larger burden when tariffs increase on June 1.


(Daily News)
March 31, 2021

China still “has work to do” on intellectual property rights protection improvements mandated under its phase-one trade deal with the U.S., the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative says in its annual National Trade Estimate, an exhaustive list of concerns about trade barriers worldwide.


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