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News by subject: TRD

17 january 2018

13:19
The United Steelworkers (USW) is calling for quick implementation of a new Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise (CORE), announced today by the federal Minister of International Trade. "The Minister is to be commended for seeing the need...


16 january 2018

17:05
Ur-Energy Inc. ("Ur-Energy") and Energy Fuels Inc. ("Energy Fuels") today jointly submitted a Petition to the U.S. Department of Commerce ("DOC") for Relief Under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 (as amended) from Imports of Uranium...


15 january 2018

23:26
Traders Fair 2018 - Thailand is going live on Feb. 3, 2018, at Shangri-La Hotel in Bangkok and will become the first of five events in the Traders Fair series organized by FINEXPO. The event will host over 20 exhibitors and 1,500 attendees from all...


12 january 2018

10:49
The United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement this morning after the Department of Commerce sent its Section 232 Steel report to the President.  Last April, the...


10 january 2018

12:00
Decernis LLC (http://www.decernis.com), the leading provider of technology and content solutions for product compliance, safety, and risk management will present a one-hour webinar addressing imminent, challenging Chinese Food Labeling and Food...

11:33
A fresh round of unfair tariffs coming out of the U.S. Commerce Department?this time on Canadian-made newsprint?will only hurt workers in an industry already reeling from softwood duties. "No forestry sector job is safe from Donald Trump's...


9 january 2018

10:11
Recently, the China Securities Regulatory Commission has followed through on directives from the 19th NCCPC on further opening up to the outside world and actively promoting the two-way opening up of the capital market to boost reform and...

09:40
For 22 years, the Show has been a pioneer in identifying some of the most compelling artists, performances, exhibitions and movements in the world. Leading the way in the CORE section is König Galerie, Patrick Painter, Timothy Yarger, SM Fine Art and...

09:00
Canada's motor vehicle manufacturing industry is facing declining demand from U.S. consumers and uncertainty surrounding trade relations is raising questions about the industry's future prospects. Following a 3.8 per cent drop in 2017, industry...

09:00
Canada's motor vehicle manufacturing industry is facing declining demand from U.S. consumers and uncertainty surrounding trade relations is raising questions about the industry's future prospects. Following a 3.8 per cent drop in 2017, industry...


4 january 2018

15:31
The United Steelworkers released the following statement today as the United States and South Korea prepare to meet to discuss the renegotiation of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS). "The USW condemns the...

11:35
The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, will visit Tennessee from January 5 to 8, 2018, where he will deliver a keynote address to the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual convention and participate in...


3 january 2018

13:52
The Consulate General of Canada in Detroit is pleased to announce the visit of the Honorable Ralph Goodale, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, to Kentucky January 4-5, 2018. The Minister will attend The Kentucky Chamber...


27 december 2017

14:32
Today, Berwick Offray LLC (Berwick Offray) formally filed a petition with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. International Trade Commission, asserting that imports of plastic decorative ribbon from China are being sold in the United States...


19 december 2017

22:01
As an important route serving China's strategic plan on the Changchun-Jilin-Tumen Development Pilot Zone, the railway linking Hunchun in northeast China's Jilin Province and Makhalino in Russia saw a freight volume of 1.66 million tonnes in the first...

00:22
On November 23 and 24, China and Italy held a Cooperation Forum in Venice, Italy, for China's Belt and Road initiative to align with the development strategies of Europe. Venice is a famous port city, and an important site of the Belt and Road entry...


18 december 2017

13:59
The Port of Corpus Christi is pleased this week to recognize the two-year anniversary of Congress lifting the ban on exports of crude oil, and proud to have played a role in the expansion of the United States as a global leader in energy trade....

04:00
Several amazing prizes are going to be raffled off at the first event of Traders Fair series in Thailand. Organized by FINEXPO, Thailand Traders Fair is going live on February 3, 2018 at Shangri-La Hotel in Bangkok and will host over 20 exhibitors...


15 december 2017

07:00
Canadian exporters have many reasons to be fearful and to pivot their business strategies right now. Anti-trade rhetoric continues to dominate the headlines; major trade agreements are being renegotiated or scuttled and there's a real-time threat to...


12 december 2017

10:35
In the wake of issuing new comments to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) detailing steps to foster more competition in the prescription drug marketplace, the Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) welcomed both House and Senate year-end hearings on...

10:00
The "Better Life and Beyond"-themed Belt & Road Brand Expo 2017 came to a successful close at the Shanghai Exhibition Center on December 10, 2017. As the first edition of the event, the 10,000-square-meter exhibition assembled under one roof over...


8 december 2017

15:25
Growing Canada's agricultural trade with Mexico is a key economic driver that will help create more long-term growth and good jobs that benefit the middle-class. Bilateral agri-trade between Canada and Mexico reached $4.2 billion in 2016. The...

06:00
The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, will host a consultation with representatives from the labour movement on the modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Please note that all...


7 december 2017

18:38
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and Global Affairs Canada Trade is a priority for the Government of Canada as a key driver of the economy, helping to creating new market opportunities for Canadian businesses, including for Canada's farmers and food...

14:15
Steel Dynamics, Inc. today commented that it is pleased with this week's announcement by the Department of Commerce (DOC) concerning the preliminary affirmative circumvention determination against flat roll steel from China processed into cold roll...

14:00
Verso Corporation and Sappi North America today praised the decision of a World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement panel, which upheld the imposition of antidumping and countervailing duties on imports from Indonesia. The decision, released...

11:40
The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) ruled today that the U.S. lumber industry is materially injured by Canadian government subsidies of their softwood lumber industry. Voting 4-0 in favor of the U.S. lumber industry, the ITC ruling...

11:04
The World Trade Organization (WTO) yesterday rebuffed Indonesia's challenge to the U.S. countervailing duty determination by the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) on coated paper imports. In addition it upheld the injury determination by the U.S....

10:20
The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, and the Honourable Andrew Leslie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Canada?U.S. Relations), will co-host a consultation with...


5 december 2017

06:00
The Supreme Court of Canada will hear, starting tomorrow, a historic case that could help bring down the numerous trade barriers that persist between the provinces, shows a Viewpoint published today by the MEI. "This case is of national interest,...


1 december 2017

16:54
Western Gas Partners, LP and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP today announced that Benjamin Fink, President and CEO, will present at the 2017 Wells Fargo Securities Pipeline, MLP, and Utilities Symposium, in New York City, on Wednesday, December 6,...

13:19
Today, the International Trade Commission (ITC) issued its final determination, activating significant tariffs on the imports of Chinese hardwood plywood, voting 4-0 that the domestic industry is materially injured, or threatened with material...

12:46
The Canada Media Fund (CMF) and the Quebecor Fund today announced a new pilot partnership to promote the export of Canadian content. The CMF will draw on the expertise of the Quebecor Fund in the management and implementation of the latter's Export...


30 november 2017

12:17
The United Steelworkers (USW) issued the following statement after the release of a report by the Global Forum on Steel Excess Capacity. The forum, created through the action of the G20 leaders, has met to discuss overcapacity in the global steel...


29 november 2017

17:39
The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, issued the following statement today on the export of Canadian pulses to India: "The Government...

06:00
The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will be participating in an armchair discussion on the topic A Canadian Opportunity: How Business Can Drive Clean Growth. The Senior Vice-President at the Royal Bank of Canada, John...


28 november 2017

14:11
The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will be participating in an armchair discussion on the topic A Canadian Opportunity: How Business Can Drive Clean Growth. The Senior Vice-President at the Royal Bank of Canada, John...

06:32
Thailand is well position to connect investors to new opportunities arising from the increasing border trade and the region's rapid economic growth. With its strategic location in the center of ASEAN with emerging markets, including Cambodia, Laos,...

06:00
Canadians are unequivocal: 89% think they should be allowed to bring any legally purchased product from one province to another, according to an Ipsos poll commissioned by the MEI, the Canadian Constitution Foundation (CCF), and the Atlantic...


27 november 2017

06:07
1% = $1 billion. That's the increase in costs for retailers in Canada if tariffs on US-originating retail goods imported into this country rise by 1%, according to a deep-dive analysis by global management consultancy firm A.T. Kearney, in...


21 november 2017

12:30
The "Global 9-decanoic Acid Methyl Ester Market 2017-2021" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The global 9-decanoic acid methyl ester market to grow at a CAGR of 7.45% during the period 2017-2021. Global 9-decanoic Acid...


20 november 2017

15:54
Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay's trade mission to China is off to a strong start, with industry groups reaching a multitude of new deals in Shanghai and Guangzhou that will boost sales, grow exports to the world's second-largest...

11:38
Nautilus Hyosung America, the largest and fastest growing ATM provider in the U.S., has filed a complaint today with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to enforce violation and remedial orders issued by the ITC against Diebold Nixdorf as a...


16 november 2017

21:20
Panjin, a coastal city in the rustic belt of northeast China, has flourished as a booming industrial port as a result of the Belt and Road Initiative and broader international cooperation. Situated on the Liaodong Bay of the Bohai Gulf, Panjin is a...


15 november 2017

17:54
One can sum up the history of U.S. financial advisor regulations with two phrases: "expanded requirements" and "greater transparency." This has produced mounting pressure for them to be perfect, while forcing them to more widely divulge their errors...

10:54
A new poll reveals the vast majority of Canadians feel the government needs to secure progressive improvements to labour, environmental and other social issues in NAFTA or be prepared to walk away from a bad trade deal. "Canadians share Unifor's...

10:47
Last night, Avocados From Mexico (a not-for-profit organization whose charter is to build the Avocados From Mexico brand and drive U.S. demand for avocados) hosted a celebration like only one of America's favorite fruits could ? with a fiesta at the...


11 november 2017

21:00
Honeywell has signed Lufthansa Technik as a licensed component repair center and exclusive global asset provider for all Honeywell components and the HGT 1700 APU on Airbus A350 aircraft. Under the agreement, Lufthansa Technik will offer A350...


10 november 2017

17:36
Spirits Canada welcomes the significant progress made in Da Nang Viet Nam by the 11 Members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) to reach a modern and progressive multilateral trade liberalization agreement. ...

16:19
Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, and his provincial counterparts today discussed final determinations by the U.S. Department of Commerce in the countervailing and anti-dumping duty investigations into imports of...