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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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AAFA to lead industry negotiations with DOD

AJOT | April 09, 2008 | International Trade

This week, the US textile and apparel supply chain will receive an update on key developments in military procurement processes. Under the Berry Amendment, the Department of Defense must procure all clothing and textile items for soldiers from American b Read More »

Premium Article  NE PORTS / CHEMICALS 2008 - A one-time deal

Peter Buxbaum | April 06, 2008 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Be careful what you wish for, because it might come true. That could very well be the mantra being repeated by ocean carriers operating in the United States-to-Asia trades out of the port of New York and New Jersey. Read More »

Premium Article  NE PORTS / CHEMICALS 2008 - Moderate upturn forecast in Seaway 50th season

Leo Ryan | April 06, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects | Intermodal | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

The St. Lawrence Seaway launched its 50th commercial navigation season in late March under difficult weather conditions, with ice and snow provoking considerable delays for vessels in channels and on the Great Lakes. In many instances, ice-breaker support Read More »

Steel market & trade outlook for the US in 2008

AJOT | April 03, 2008 | International Trade

I want to thank the Chinese Iron and Steel Institute for the opportunity to speak to this important conference again. I am proud to represent the members of the American Institute for International Steel, the only US-based steel trade association that pro Read More »

New US - Belgian double tax treaty

AJOT | March 26, 2008 | International Trade

A new treaty between the United States and Belgium to avoid double taxation has entered into force on December 28, 2007. The effective date for withholding taxes will be February 1, 2008. The new treaty constitutes a 'win-win' agreement for businesses in Read More »

IMF Head Urges Global Action to Counter Slowdown

AJOT | March 17, 2008 | International Trade

IMF Managing Director Dominque Strauss-Kahn urged industrial and emerging market countries to do their share through macroeconomic and financial market policies to mitigate the impact of the current financial crisis which is causing a global slowdown. Read More »

Premium Article  PERISHABLES 2008 - US beef exports breaking records

Peter Buxbaum | March 09, 2008 | International Trade

The recall in January by the US Department of Agriculture of 143 million pounds of beef processed by Westland/Hallmark Meat Packing Co. of the Chino, CA, could put a damper on what otherwise should be another stellar year for US beef exports. Read More »

China to work with WTO on financial info case

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | International Trade

China said it will respond through World Trade Organization channels to a case brought by the European Union and the United States over what they regard as unfair treatment of financial information providers in the country. Read More »

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