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News by subject: TRD

30 october 2018

13:00
To promote the benefits and opportunities of the United States?Mexico?Canada Agreement (USMCA), the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, visited Sudbury, Ontario, today where he delivered remarks at Science North. The Minister...

05:00
The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will be in Sudbury today as part of his visit to Northern Ontario. The Minister will make a major mining announcement and will deliver remarks on the United States?Mexico?Canada...


29 october 2018

13:42
On October 18, 2018, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) reached a negative injury determination in the antidumping (AD) investigations on imports of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resin from Brazil, Indonesia, Korea, Pakistan, and...

09:00
For the eighth consecutive year, the Florida Alternative Investment Association (FLAIA) will conduct its popular "Global Macro Perspective" conference for money managers and other stakeholders in the alternative investment world. The daylong "A...

05:00
The U.S.-China trade war and its tariff-counter-tariff style of negotiation is impacting not just the Chinese or U.S. businesses but also companies from many other countries as well, according to the new Special Report on the Impact of U.S. and...


26 october 2018

13:53
The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) is a modernized North American free trade agreement that is good for Canada and good for Canadians. It is the result of Canada's resolve at the negotiation table and focus on getting the job done. To...

06:00
The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, will be at the Downtown Guelph Business Association to give remarks and participate in a roundtable on the topic of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement and the benefits it...


25 october 2018

15:22
The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, will be at the Downtown Guelph Business Association to give remarks and participate in a roundtable on the topic of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement and the benefits it...

04:00
Migration policies, foreign security, energy and climate change will set the agenda when the 3rd EU Arab World Summit meets in Greece this month ? October 29 and 30. The Summit, that attracts Heads of States, senior EU officials, Ministers, scholars...


23 october 2018

15:40
Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade, The Right Honourable Liam Fox MP and Consul General, Anthony Phillipson welcomes the British luxury sector to New York, at reception at Hearst Tower.  Walpole, the...

10:00
The Elixxir blockchain - launched during Consensus Singapore by legendary cryptographer David Chaum - has announced strategic investments from lead players in the blockchain industry. David Chaum will be at Money 20/20 on Tuesday, October 23 from...


19 october 2018

17:19
The United Steelworkers is calling on the federal government to take a decisive stand against U.S. quotas on Canadian steel and aluminum products. "Canada's government must emphatically stand up for the Canadian steel and aluminum industries and...

16:26
The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs and Internal Trade, will visit a manufacturer linked to the agreement reached by Canada, Mexico and the United States. A photo opportunity and media availability will...


18 october 2018

16:23
Today, two major U.S. synthetic yarn producers ? Unifi Manufacturing, Inc. ("Unifi") and Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, America ("Nan Ya") ? filed petitions alleging that dumped and subsidized imports of polyester textured yarn from China and India are...

07:54
ACTION for Trade executive director Brian Pomper issued the following statement on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA): "ACTION for Trade applauds President Trump, Ambassador Lighthizer, and the staff at USTR on reaching a strong deal...


17 october 2018

15:22
The U.S. Department of Commerce today announced its final antidumping margins calculated in connection with the tenth annual administrative review of the antidumping duty order on steam activated carbon from the People's Republic of China, noted...

07:00
Note: All times local   Ottawa, Ontario 10:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the National Caucus Meeting. 2:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend Question Period. 4:30 p.m. The Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland...


16 october 2018

19:04
Note: All times local   Ottawa, Ontario 10:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the National Caucus Meeting. 2:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend Question Period. 4:30 p.m. The Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland...


15 october 2018

06:24
Intro: Last week saw more than 500 delegates from across the industry descend upon the iconic British Museum for CRU's annual CRU Breakfast. Monetary, trade and environmental policy were the biggest talking points. This is further confirmed by a...


11 october 2018

12:10
Don Walker, CEO of Magna International and Canadian Automotive Partnership Council (CAPC) Chairman: "On behalf of CAPC, we applaud the efforts of the US, Mexico and Canada for their commitment to work together and modernize the original NAFTA...

11:36
Thanks to the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), Canadian farmers and food processors are seizing opportunities to diversify trade and contributing to meeting the Government of Canada's goal of $75 billion in...


10 october 2018

13:47
Today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Canada's Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, met with union representatives to discuss the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and the ways in which the modernized trade deal is good...


9 october 2018

10:41
BDI Chief Executive Joachim Lang on Brexit:  "Europe Must Prevent a Worst-case Scenario" Lead negotiators must show even greater readiness to compromise A transition period to the end of 2020 is essential for business Companies are making...


8 october 2018

08:39
Dr. Mike Ashley of Clean Energy Blockchain Network speaks at 4 upcoming energy blockchain events sharing the company's blockchain work, projects and future developments. HIGHLIGHTS Dr. Mike Ashley speaks on Clean Energy Blockchain Network's...


4 october 2018

07:00
The US-Mexican-Canadian trade agreement negotiated by the Trudeau government is an attack on public postal service that will be unfair to rural Canadians, said the union representing postmasters and assistants who work in over three thousand rural...


3 october 2018

10:20
La Coop fédérée is disappointed by the federal government's concessions on supply management in the milk, poultry and egg sectors. La Coop fédérée is well positioned to recognize the importance of Canada forging strong commercial ties with its North...


2 october 2018

16:44
Canadian dairy farmers woke up Monday to realize that their worst nightmare had become a crushing reality.  Despite multiple assurance to the contrary, the Trudeau government sacrificed them once again at the altar of flawed trade negotiations. ...

14:21
National Bank welcomes the signing of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, which will play a key role in maintaining a strong Canadian economy in the medium and long term. However, in the coming years, Canadian agribusinesses operating under supply...

08:05
The Federal Identity Forum & Exposition (FedID 18) was held during September 25th to 27th, 2018 at Tampa Convention Center. The Palo Alto-based face recognition company, Camvi Technologies Inc., was invited to speak at the Law Enforcement &...


1 october 2018

16:43
The Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers' Association (CVMA) issued the following statement regarding the announcement of a United States-Mexico-Canada agreement (USMCA) to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement: "The CVMA congratulates the...

14:46
The Women in International Trade ? Northern California (WIT-NC), a chapter of the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT), has been named the OWIT Chapter of the Year. Additionally, Chairwoman Vicki Wilkerson and President Leslie August...

14:19
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed an agreement-in-principle between Canada, the United States, and Mexico on a modernized trade agreement ? the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) ? that will create good, well?paying,...

12:15
The trade deal concluded yesterday between Canada, the United States, and Mexico, according to preliminary information, seems to pave the way for a relatively positive resolution, given its importance for the Canadian economy as a whole, despite some...

11:25
As part of yesterday's USMCA announcement, the federal government will reduce import and sales taxes for foreign retailers by raising the de minimis threshold, benefiting Canadian consumers. Canadian Tire expects and, frankly, assumes that the...

10:33
United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement after renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement was completed. "The effort to achieve the goal of a fair trade...


24 september 2018

21:31
The ancient Chinese city of Xi'an has played host to the 7th APEC E-Commerce Business Alliance Forum ("the Forum"), which was sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), China's Ministry of Commerce, and China International Electronic...

03:00
Ministry of Foreign Affairs unveils the Thai government's efforts in fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the country, with the battle being waged on many fronts simultaneously. It is worth highlighting some of them. A...


21 september 2018

17:52
The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Suriname today announced the successful execution of the first ever Trade & Investment Forum held in Miami, which was a great venue for the dialogue as the city is the gateway to the Americas and the...

15:36
The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, wrapped up a successful visit to China, including the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), where she represented Canada at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting of...

14:52
Blue Diamond Growers, the world's leading non-profit almond processing and marketing cooperative, applauds congressional leaders and the industry coalition led by Almond Alliance of California in securing recognition for the significant contributions...

13:55
As the U.S. and Canada continue discussions on a modernized NAFTA, the Aluminium Association of Canada (AAC) urges the governments to use this negotiation process to remove the Section 232 aluminium tariffs on Canada. "We encourage Canada and the...

10:28
The Trump administration's September 18 announcement that it will impose tariffs on another $200 billion of products imported from China will have a direct impact on home appliance manufacturers.  Increasing manufacturers' costs is likely, in many...


20 september 2018

07:10
Today, Michael R. Bloomberg unveiled the second annual Bloomberg Global Business Forum's official program and announced new participants including Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, Dutch Prime Minister...


19 september 2018

07:00
Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) will hold a press conference to voice their concerns related to the NAFTA negotiations as they relate to the dairy sector.  President Pierre Lampron and dairy producers from each province will be in attendance and...


18 september 2018

17:47
Breaking away from the position of many US farmers, Christopher Ranch, the nation's premier garlic company, fully supports the imposition of a 10% tariff on imported Chinese garlic (under the United States Trade Representative Section 301...

15:20
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will meet with the Prime Minister of Spain, Pedro Sánchez, in Montréal on September 23. During the visit, Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Sánchez will discuss the importance of...

11:16
Corsicana Mattress Company, Elite Comfort Solutions, Future Foam Inc., FXI, Inc., Innocor, Inc., Kolcraft Enterprises Inc., Leggett & Platt, Incorporated, Serta Simmons Bedding, LLC, and Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (collectively, the "Mattress...

10:10
Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) will hold a press conference to voice their concerns related to the NAFTA negotiations as they relate to the dairy sector.  President Pierre Lampron and dairy producers from each province will be in attendance and...

09:33
Amidst the turmoil of a tariff war and trade negotiations with a hostile U.S. administration, it is unacceptable that the federal Liberal government is pushing ahead with the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership...


13 september 2018

11:54
Teleste is thrilled to be shortlisted as a finalist at the cable industry's biggest energy challenge, the Adaptive Power Challenge. Organized by SCTE·ISBE, Liberty Global and Comcast, the contest has called out for innovations to create real...