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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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Premium Article  AIIS applauds WTO decision on zeroing

AJOT | August 30, 2009 | International Trade

Recently, the WTO’s Appellate Body upheld a compliance panel’s ruling that the US failed to implement an earlier WTO ruling against the practice of zeroing. [Steel products were involved in the dispute.] The latest finding on zeroing will allow the Japa Read More »

Premium Article  Agri-product sees major export growth to China

Peter Buxbaum | August 16, 2009 | International Trade

A co-product of the production of ethanol in the United States has emerged as a major export growth opportunity in the trade with China. US exports to China of distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS) registered a dramatic increase in 2008 and are ex Read More »

Premium Article  Sino-US business relations key to global recovery

George Lauriat | August 16, 2009 | International Trade

For both the US and China economic recovery begins at home. Stimulus packages in both nations are considered keys to pulling the global economy out of recession. In 2010 Shanghai will host the World Expo. For global businesses the Expo is like combining t Read More »

US trade gap widens in June on oil prices

AJOT | August 16, 2009 | International Trade

The US trade deficit widened in June to $27.0 billion, as goods imports increased for the first time in 11 months on the back of higher oil prices, a Commerce Department report said. Read More »

Premium Article  Ore Else

George Lauriat | August 09, 2009 | International Trade

The CISA (China Iron and Steel Association) is in a bind. It’s trying to convince China’s host of smaller traders and mills to stop buying iron ore on the spot market during the negotiations with the big three foreign providers Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton and Read More »

Premium Article  New inland water transport route opened between Berlin and Hamburg

AJOT | August 09, 2009 | International Trade | Liner Shipping

On August 3, 2009, the first containers that were brought from Berlin to the Port of Hamburg via the new Elbe-Spree inland waterway were unloaded. The line operated by the Berlin Hafen- und Lagerhaus AG in cooperation with Konrad Zippel Spediteur GmbH fro Read More »

Steel imports falter again in June

AJOT | July 30, 2009 | International Trade

Imports in June were down 18% compared to May 2009 and 69% compared to June 2008. 'Import arrivals in June were at very depressed levels due to weakness in the marketplace during the order period for non-NAFTA arrivals,' said David Phelps, president, AII Read More »

AAFA hails Burma import ban renewal

AJOT | July 28, 2009 | International Trade

The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) applauded both chambers of the US Congress for quickly renewing the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003. In action taken July 21 by the House of Representatives (H.J. Res. 56) and July 23 by the Se Read More »

Premium Article  Recession hammers Great Lakes/Seaway marine industry

Leo Ryan | July 26, 2009 | International Trade | Liner Shipping

For a St. Lawrence Seaway celebrating the 50th anniversary of an engineering marvel and important commercial corridor in North America, these are grim times. As the global recession shows few signs of relaxing its grip on the US and Canadian economies, co Read More »

Premium Article  Led announces new undersecretary

AJOT | July 13, 2009 | People | Appointments | International Trade

Today, Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Stephen Moret announced that Kristy McKearn has been appointed as LED's new undersecretary. She will start Monday, Aug. 3. In this role, McKearn will be responsible for business incentive services, including Read More »

Premium Article  Logs roll through the Port of Olympia

Leo Quigley | July 12, 2009 | Breakbulk & Projects | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

The log business at the Port of Olympia, WA, is on a roll now that Weyerhaeuser has completed the transfer of its log exporting business from Tacoma and Grays Harbor, WA, to the state capital.

- By Leo Quigley, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  AAFA calls for renewal of Burma import ban

AJOT | July 12, 2009 | International Trade

Citing further human rights abuses in Burma, the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) sent letters to Congress calling on them to swiftly renew the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003, an expiring import ban on goods from that country. Read More »

Premium Article  The Mosaic Company assembles supply chain to help feed people worldwide

Paul Scott Abbott | June 28, 2009 | Intermodal | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Just as an artistic mosaic is an arrangement of small pieces of stone into a work of art, the multifaceted supply chain of The Mosaic Company is an assemblage of routings of cargos – including small pieces of stone – that constantly sees vessels traversin Read More »

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