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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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Premium Article  “Vietnam and US trade and investment increasing”

Robert Wallack | December 03, 2009 | International Trade

Vietnam is attracting more investments from the Unites States and foreign companies and improving the business environment for partnering with local firms. Their level of economic development is lower than cross-border neighbor China, yet infrastructure Read More »

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT: THIRD QUARTER 2009 (SECOND ESTIMATE)

AJOT | November 30, 2009 | International Trade

Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- increased at an annual rate of 2.8 percent in the third quarter of 2009, (that is, from the second quarter to the third quarter) Read More »

Premium Article  Port of Hamburg hit hard by recession but eyes rebound

George Lauriat | November 19, 2009 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

The downturn in box volumes, especially from Asia, impacted the Port of Hamburg’s third-quarter numbers, but there may be the hint of a rebound.
Unquestionably, the current global recession is the most serious economic crisis of the post war Read More »

Premium Article  Importers readying for 10+2 enforcement

Peter Buxbaum | November 11, 2009 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

CBP to begin imposing penalties Jan. 26

The so-called 10+2 regulation has been in the trade horizon for some years, first in the discussion and rulemaking phases and then with its formal enactment in January 2009. Despite its entry on Read More »

Premium Article  The US a net exporter of steel?

Peter Buxbaum | November 08, 2009 | International Trade

It depends on how you read the numbers

Is it possible that the United States is, or recently was, a net exporter of steel? If that were the case, it would have been the first time in over 50 years that the US achieved that status.
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Premium Article  Caterpillar digs into Mongolia

Robert Wallack | November 08, 2009 | Breakbulk & Projects | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Mongolia’s revised minerals law further opens investment by foreign mining companies to extract hundreds of millions of tons of mineral resources of mainly, coal, copper and gold. Wagner Asia Equipment LLC is the Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT) dealer in Mongoli Read More »

Premium Article  IANA, NITL revamp programs to offer participants more value

Paul Scott Abbott | November 08, 2009 | Intermodal | International Trade

Responding to transportation industry demands for fiscal efficiency, leaders of the Intermodal Association of North America and the National Industrial Transportation League have redesigned the program for their major collocated annual events.

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Premium Article  Albemarle Corporation is All Global

Karen Thuermer | November 08, 2009 | International Trade

Albemarle Corporation, a leading global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered specialty chemicals, demonstrates the diversity of products being shipped today as break bulk cargo. - By Karen E. Thuermer, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  Hitting the right price point is key to success for wines from Med

Peter Buxbaum | October 25, 2009 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Italian imports growing, low-key southern French wines making inroads

They're not exactly breaking all-time records, but in an environment where imports are plummeting in many areas, imports of wines from the Mediterranean region are h Read More »

Premium Article  Italy-US trade ties deepening

Peter Buxbaum | October 25, 2009 | International Trade

Italy's success in the US market is not limited to wines. Italian companies are investing in trade networks as well as in production facilities to better penetrate the US market.

- By Peter Buxbaum, AJOT Read More »

Bernanke cautions on risks from imbalances

AJOT | October 25, 2009 | International Trade

US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warned in a speech on October 19th that Asian policies promoting exports could lead to a reemergence of imbalances in trade and capital flows, which some believe helped fuel the US housing bubble. Read More »

Hasbro gives upbeat outlook

AJOT | October 25, 2009 | International Trade

Hasbro, Inc. posted a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street expectations and gave an upbeat outlook for the full-year, fueling hopes for better toy sales during the holidays. Read More »

US net steel exporter in August

AJOT | October 15, 2009 | International Trade

Final steel export and import data reveal that in August, for the first time in over 50 years, the US was a net exporter of steel. "This dramatic development shows the increasing importance of US exports of steel to international markets which are returni Read More »

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