Trade News / International regulatory updates

Posted: Jun 15, 2018

On June 15, 2018, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) released a list of products imported from China that will be subject to additional tariffs as part of the U.S. response to China’s unfair trade practices related... Read more >

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Posted: Aug 12, 2015

A number of officials have espoused their confidence that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal will be completed this year, despite the fact that the latest round of talks ended with negotiators leaving  marathon talks in Hawaii without a completed... Read more >

Posted: Aug 12, 2015

A number of officials have espoused their confidence that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal will be completed this year, despite the fact that the latest round of talks ended with negotiators leaving  marathon talks in Hawaii without a completed... Read more >

Posted: Jul 29, 2015

Recent reports indicate that negotiations for the world's largest free trade agreement have recently picked up.

Posted: Jul 29, 2015

In the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, talks regarding Canada's dairy supply have turned frosty, and the country's free trade deal with Europe seems to have made little progress following reports of uneasiness over the agreement. However, the uncertainty didn't stop... Read more >

Posted: Jul 29, 2015

Recent reports indicate that negotiations for the world's largest free trade agreement have recently picked up.

Posted: Jun 24, 2015

Europe has made the decision to extend sanctions against Russia through the rest of the year, and the embattled country's leaders have lashed out against the move.

Posted: Jun 10, 2015

The new European Union (EU) Value Added Tax (VAT) regulations that went into effect Jan. 1, 2015, have already led to issues for some small businesses - and with the rules set to expand to a whole new class of products, it's... Read more >

Posted: Apr 2, 2015

The United States has the largest economy in the world, with a gross domestic product (GDP) of an estimated $16.8 trillion. Nipping at the U.S.' heels is China, with a GDP that's valued at $16.7 trillion. The rapidity with which... Read more >

Posted: Jan 14, 2015

With the U.S. and European Union (EU) currently in the midst of free trade talks, a recent move by the union to give member states more authority over the regulation of genetically-modified crops seems aimed at blurring the lines between... Read more >

Posted: Jan 14, 2015

Just over 20 years ago, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) included a stipulation allowing Mexican truckers to make deliveries in the U.S. Now, just after the two-decade anniversary for the ground-breaking legislation, that provision is set go from paper... Read more >