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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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China to cut steel exports in 2015

Reuters | October 07, 2014 | International Trade

China will likely decrease steel exports in 2015 following the cancellation this year of export incentives such as tax rebates, a China Iron Ore and Steel Association (CISA) official told Reuters. Read More »

2014 High Horsepower Summit Kicks Off in New Orleans

GlobeNewswire | October 07, 2014 | International Trade

The 2014 High Horsepower (HHP) Summit officially opens today at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, gathering industry leaders from around the globe for an in-depth discussion on the economic and environmental benefits of using natural gas to displace diesel fuel in high horsepower applications Read More »

Russia led South Stream pipeline still a go

Reuters | October 06, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Pipeline | International Trade

The Russia-led South Stream undersea gas pipeline is still going ahead, Energy Minister Alexander Novak was quoted as saying on Saturday, following concerns the European Union might be losing enthusiasm for the project. Read More »

U.S. Coal Exports Continued To Decline

AJOT | October 05, 2014 | Energy | International Trade | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Dry Bulk Port

U.S. coal exports have continued to decline from their record volumes in 2012. During the first half of 2014, coal exports totaled 52.3 million short tons (MMst), 16% below the same period in 2013. Read More »

U.S. Exports Up in August

AJOT | October 05, 2014 | International Trade

The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that total August exports of $198.5 billion and imports of $238.6 billion resulted in a goods and services deficit of $40.1 billion, down from $40.3 billion in July, revised. August exports were $0.4 billion more than July exports of $198.0 billion. August imports were $0.2 billion more than July imports of $238.3 billion. Read More »

The SBA Asks Administration to Withdraw Water Act Rule Change

AJOT | October 05, 2014 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals | Regulatory Issues

The Small Business Administration an office within the federal agency responsible for protecting the interests of small businesses and helping ensure a strong economy has asked the Administration to withdraw a proposed rule that changes the scope of existing law without Congress’ authority and expand federal regulatory power under the Clean Water Act. Read More »

ASA Urges President Obama to Make Market Access a Priority at APEC Leaders’ Summit

AJOT | October 05, 2014 | International Trade

The American Soybean Association joined other members of the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) in a letter this week urging President Barack Obama to make U.S. market access and the Chinese biotechnology policy a top priority at the upcoming 2014 Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Summit, hosted by the Government of the People’s Republic of China. Read More »

China aims to sooth transport bottlenecks by 2020

Reuters | October 05, 2014 | International Trade

China aims to ease transport bottlenecks which are affecting economic development by 2020 with a plan announced on Saturday to tackle issues such as excessive road tolls and poor connectivity and to ensure the smoother flow of goods. Read More »

Food crisis looms as Ebola rampages through West Africa

Reuters | October 02, 2014 | International Trade

The mango season finished early for Mamadou Barry, a fruit vendor in Marche Kermel, an old covered market in the Senegalese capital Dakar. Where stalls once brimmed with tropical produce imported from neighbouring Guinea, the Ebola-related border closure has emptied the tables. Read More »

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