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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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US has ‘growing concerns’ about Canada lumber deal

AJOT | March 04, 2007 | International Trade

Offers by Canadian provincial governments to assist local lumber industries put the country at risk of violating a landmark agreement on lumber trade reached with the United States last fall after a decades-long feud, a US trade official has said. Read More »

US commerce chief urges further Indian reforms

AJOT | March 04, 2007 | International Trade

India must remove obstacles to greater investment in retail, banking and financial services for its "phenomenal" growth to continue, visiting US Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez said on Tuesday. Read More »

Mexico follows US with WTO case against China

AJOT | March 04, 2007 | International Trade

In a statement to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Mexico said it was seeking consultations with China on subsidies granted to a range of industries, which would include steel, computers and clothing. Read More »

China trade barriers cost EU firms billions

AJOT | March 04, 2007 | International Trade

European Union firms are denied business opportunities in China worth at least 20 billion euros ($26.29 billion) a year because of non-tariff trade barriers, a study published by the European Commission said. Read More »

Premium Article  TOP 50 NORTH AMERICAN SHIPPERS - Managing complexity

Peter Buxbaum | February 25, 2007 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Dow Chemical Company has been around for 100 years and, not surprisingly, it has changed dramatically over that time. The company, which has annual sales of $49 billion and employs 43,000 people worldwide, started out as a producer of bulk commodity chemi Read More »

US Treasury names Holmer to China trade post

AJOT | February 25, 2007 | International Trade

The US Treasury will announce the appointment of Alan Holmer, a former pharmaceutical lobbyist and deputy US trade representative, to be Treasury's point man on trade with China, the Financial Times reported. Read More »

Canada Dec. trade surplus widens on export surge

AJOT | February 25, 2007 | International Trade

Canada's trade surplus grew to its widest level in 10 months in December, driven by stronger auto and energy exports, and painting a slightly rosier picture of fourth-quarter growth, Statistics Canada said. Read More »

Arab economies grow despite regional violence

AJOT | February 25, 2007 | International Trade

Arab Gulf states are utilizing oil revenues to diversify their economies better and non-oil producers in the Middle East are liberalizing faster despite political turmoil, the World Bank's deputy head said. Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK QUARTERLY - Following the paper trail

Leo Quigley | February 18, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

Catalyst Paper, located on British Columbia’s Fraser River, is one of the province’s largest breakbulk operations, receiving paper from four locations within the province and shipping to roughly 300 cities worldwide. Read More »

US, S. Korea free-trade pact possible by end March

AJOT | February 18, 2007 | International Trade

The US and South Korea have a chance to finish a free-trade agreement by end-March, making it possible for President George W. Bush to submit the deal to Congress before his negotiating authority runs out, US Trade Representative Susan Schwab said. Read More »

US economic outlook “positive”

AJOT | February 11, 2007 | International Trade

Economic activity had a "significant pickup" in the fourth quarter, the housing market's slump appears benign and about to end, Kimmitt said, adding that he expects a "solid" 2007 marked by job creation and "moderate inflation." Read More »

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