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(In Trade)
January 22, 2021

Christopher Hoff joined the Biden administration on Jan. 20


(In Trade)
January 21, 2021

Trade Minister Truss says the country will apply to join “shortly.”


(Daily News)
January 20, 2021

Trade negotiations between the U.S. and Switzerland were “stalled” by the pandemic as well as by Brexit-related complications and the U.S. presidential race, the former U.S. ambassador said this week, revealing that the negotiations were set to be a focus if former President Trump had won a second term.


(Daily News)
January 19, 2021

Input from President-elect Joe Biden and his team will be essential to propel negotiations on the establishment of a new international tax regime, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development officials said last week, pointing to progress made to date on a potential multilateral solution.


(Daily News)
January 15, 2021

The European Union is aiming to settle the long-running trans-Atlantic dispute over aircraft subsidies in the first six months of President-elect Joe Biden’s term, European Director-General for Trade Sabine Weyand said on Friday, while also implying a recent move by the Trump administration to add more European products to its retaliation list scuttled discussions that were pointing toward a “partial settlement.”


(Daily News)
January 14, 2021

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has issued more findings from its Section 301 investigations of digital services taxes imposed by other countries as well as an update on taxes still under consideration.


(Daily News)
January 13, 2021

More reports on Section 301 investigations into digital services taxes imposed by countries will be announced by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative on Thursday, the agency confirmed to Inside U.S. Trade.


(Daily News)
January 13, 2021

European and Australian officials this week urged the incoming Biden administration to work with them in taking on China, including by reforming the World Trade Organization.


(Daily News)
January 13, 2021

As stakeholders get set to assess progress made to date on an international tax structure during meetings in Paris this week, analysts say a solution will have to be economically rational for the U.S. -- and likely will require congressional approval.


(Daily News)
January 11, 2021

With the United Kingdom’s post-Brexit deal with the European Union complete, the UK and the U.S. have some of the certainty they need to conclude an agreement even as questions on regulatory approach and political obstacles remain, analysts tell Inside U.S. Trade.


(Daily News)
January 08, 2021

The European Union and Switzerland have formally objected to the United States’ proposed modification of its government procurement coverage to exclude essential medicines, arguing the U.S. has not accounted for the “likely consequences of the change” for other members.


(Daily News)
January 07, 2021

The United Kingdom this week launched a consultation process to assess the prospects of agricultural gene editing, eying the regulation of gene-edited crops or livestock separate from genetically modified organisms – a break from the regulatory position of the European Union that would bring the UK closer to the U.S. approach.


(In Trade)
January 07, 2021

“I very much doubt that the growth rate of China would depend on what the U.S. does,” said the director of the Centre for European Policy Studies.


(Daily News)
January 07, 2021

The U.S. Trade Representative has suspended tariffs on French goods that were set to go into effect this week following a Section 301 investigation of France’s digital services tax, USTR announced on Thursday.


(Daily News)
January 06, 2021

The agreement in principle the European Union and China announced in the closing days of 2020 is a substantial diplomatic victory for Beijing as it prepares to deal with an incoming Biden administration that has vowed to rally allies – like the EU – to pressure China to curb its most egregious practices.


(Daily News)
January 06, 2021

Digital services taxes imposed by India, Italy and Turkey discriminate against U.S. companies, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said on Wednesday, issuing individual reports on its Section 301 investigations into the three countries but deferring action, for now.


(Daily News)
January 06, 2021

Outgoing U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer is considering a 90-day delay for tariffs on $1.3 billion worth of French goods in response to France’s digital services tax and plans soon to announce the results of four Section 301 investigations into similar taxes being considered by other countries, sources tell Inside U.S. Trade.


(Daily News)
January 04, 2021

The European Union should not enter into an investment agreement with China without first working with President-elect Biden and the 117th Congress to combat Beijing’s trade practices, Sens. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Mark Warner (D-VA) said in a statement on Monday.


(Daily News)
January 04, 2021

The Biden administration will need time to consult with allies on a strategy to address egregious Chinese trade practices before it can decide on the fate of the tariffs imposed by the Trump administration, the president-elect's national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, said on Sunday.


(In Trade)
December 31, 2020

“It is a good deal, it’s a bespoke deal. It wouldn’t take too much bandwidth to get it through Congress, and we’d be delighted to work with the Biden administration.”


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