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USTR

(In Trade)
April 27, 2020

“We encourage swift action to seize this opportunity in the coming months and deliver results never previously achieved.”


(Daily News)
April 24, 2020

The Trump administration on Friday notified Congress that the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement will enter into force on July 1.


(Daily News)
April 23, 2020

A limited deal between the U.S. and Brazil on trade facilitation, regulatory practices and transparency is feasible and in both countries’ interests, according to Kellie Meiman Hock, a former director for Brazil and the Southern Cone in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.


(Daily News)
March 30, 2020

Trade ministers from G20 countries on Monday said any “emergency measures” to address the coronavirus pandemic must be temporary and consistent with World Trade Organization rules.


(In Trade)
March 30, 2020

“I don’t think the USTR has a very good sense of what has to happen for a good agreement to come about in Kenya.”


(Daily News)
March 29, 2020

G20 trade ministers will discuss ways to mitigate economic harm caused by the coronavirus pandemic on Monday, according to United Kingdom Secretary of International Trade Liz Truss. 


(In Trade)
March 27, 2020

An earlier version passed by the Senate called for a free trade agreement.


(Daily News)
March 26, 2020

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday called the Export-Import Bank more important than ever as the agency roll outs initiatives to help U.S. companies respond to the coronavirus pandemic.


(Daily News)
March 25, 2020

A group of Senate Finance Committee Republicans on Wednesday outlined a handful of ways the administration might use trade policy to combat the economic harm caused by the coronavirus pandemic, calling for multilateral cooperation and a “total moratorium” on new tariffs.


(Daily News)
March 24, 2020

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative’s decision to review additional requests for Section 301 tariff exclusions is not enough to address the “tremendous strain” the coronavirus pandemic has placed on the country’s health care system and economy, three House Democrats said in a letter to administration officials on Tuesday.


(Daily News)
March 24, 2020

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and the Agriculture Department this week again extolled Beijing’s ending of non-tariff barriers to agricultural goods under the terms of a phase-one trade deal with the U.S.


(In Trade)
March 23, 2020

“We must turn to our international trading partners for a rapid response to the current pandemic.”


(In Trade)
March 23, 2020

“In response to the national emergency for COVID-19, agencies are directed to use the breadth of available technology capabilities to fulfill service gaps and deliver mission outcomes.”


(Daily News)
March 21, 2020

Aiming to “keep current” in the government's fight to stem the coronavirus pandemic, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is inviting comments on possible modifications to the list of products from China subjected to Section 301 tariffs.


(Daily News)
March 20, 2020

President Trump on Friday announced his intent to nominate Michael Nemelka, a special adviser to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, to serve as deputy USTR.


(In Trade)
March 20, 2020

Written comments are due by April 15; a hearing has been scheduled for April 28.


(Daily News)
March 20, 2020

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, like all other federal agencies, is adapting to life during a global pandemic that has radically overhauled how many work. But how, exactly, the new reality is affecting its operations is not known -- and USTR isn’t saying. 


(Daily News)
March 19, 2020

Dan DiMicco, a member of USTR’s chief advisory panel and a longtime adviser to President Trump, said the administration’s trade team is working on business as usual despite complications caused by the coronavirus pandemic.


(In Trade)
March 19, 2020

“Why would the U.S. increase the cost and difficulty of supplying protective gear to doctors and nurses? Why would Washington obstruct the acquisition of lifesaving equipment?”


(Daily News)
March 18, 2020

Efforts to ensure a host of labor and enforcement commitments required by the time the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement enters into force -- which could be as soon as June 1 -- are picking up speed, according to government officials.


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