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China Announces New Tariffs on $75 Billion of U.S. Products

China, USA - August 23 2019 On Friday, August 23, China announced its plans to impose 5% to 10% tariffs on $75 billion of American products in response to Washington’s recent…

Department of Commerce Self-Initiates Steel Anti-Circumvention Proceeding

China, Global - August 15 2019 The U.S. Department of Commerce announced on Wednesday that it is self-initiating an inquiry into whether U.S. imports of corrosion-resistant steel…

Administration Poised to Impose Additional Tariffs on $300 Billion of Chinese Goods Effective September 1st

China, USA - August 5 2019 Since last year, the Trump Administration has imposed tariffs ranging from 10 percent to 25 percent on nearly all imports of Chinese goods. Now, the…

The EU and Canada Blueprint for Interim WTO Dispute Settlement

Canada, European Union - July 31 2019 The World Trade Organization’s (WTO) dispute settlement process risks collapse by the end of this year as the United States continues to block…

EU-U.S. Trade: Is a Deal Doable?

European Union, United Kingdom, USA - July 17 2019 The ongoing WTO aircraft subsidy disputes, resulting in both EU and U.S. retaliatory tariff announcements, and the failing EU-U.S. trade agreement…

On Made in America Day, Trump Continues Buy America Push

USA - July 16 2019 On Monday, July 15, President Donald J. Trump signed his latest Executive Order aimed at maximizing the use of American-made goods, products, and…

Challenges ahead for European Commission in pushing through EU-Mercosur trade deal

European Union, USA - July 15 2019 On 28 June 2019, the European Union and the South American customs union Mercosur (Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay) struck a sweeping trade…

Alexa, Will A Digital Tax Restrict U.S. Commerce?

USA - July 15 2019 On July 10, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer announced that his office will investigate under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974…

USTR Begins Section 301 “List 3” Exclusion Process

USA - July 1 2019 Last June, pursuant to Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974, President Trump announced the imposition of a tariff of 25 percent on certain imported…

The (Democratic) Trade Debate

USA - June 28 2019 If you watched the first Democratic Presidential candidates debate for a discussion of the candidates’ positions on trade, you are likely to be…