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Biden Signs Made in America Executive Order

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25 January 2021
Today President Biden signed an Executive Order that strengthens the federal government...

U.S. and UK Conclude Supply Chain Security Arrangement

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22 January 2021
The U.S. and United Kingdom have concluded a new arrangement to formally recognize one another’s...

CRS Reports on Economic Issues in China’s “One Belt, One Road Initiative”

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22 January 2021
The Congressional Research Service has published a report entitled, China’s “One Belt, One Road”...

Bolsonaro Congratulates Biden and Requests FTA Talks

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22 January 2021
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro sent President Biden a congratulatory letter that included a...

Biden Signs Executive Order on Sustainable Supply Chains

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22 January 2021
In one of his first steps after taking office, President Biden signed the “Executive Order on a...

Biden Administration Begins with Focus on China

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22 January 2021
January 20th was the day to celebrate American democracy and the Inauguration of a new President.  Congratulations to...

USTR Releases Findings in Vietnam Section 301 Currency Investigation

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15 January 2021
Today the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative published its report in the Section 301...

CBP Publishes Addendum to USMCA Implementing Instructions

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15 January 2021
U.S. Customs and Border Protection has published the USMCA Implementing Instructions Addendum on...

USTR Releases Annual Reports on WTO Compliance of China and Russia

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15 January 2021
Today, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative released a pair of required reports on the WTO...

Congressional-Executive Commission on China Releases 2020 Annual Report

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15 January 2021
Today, the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) released their 2020 Annual Report on...

DHS Releases Strategic Action Plan to Counter China

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14 January 2021
The Department of Homeland Security released a Strategic Action Plan to Counter the Threat Posed...

USTR Releases 2020 Notorious Markets Report

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14 January 2021
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative also released its annual Review of Notorious Markets...

USTR Releases Findings and Updates in DST Investigations

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14 January 2021
Today the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative concluded its investigations into the Digital...

USTR to Release Single Report and Defer Action in Vietnam Section 301 Investigations

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14 January 2021
This afternoon, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is expected to publish a single report...

Tai Shares Biden Administration’s Vision for Future Trade Policy

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12 January 2021
Katherine Tai, President-Elect Joe Biden’s nominee for U.S. Trade Representative, was the keynote...