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In TPP review, focus on small business and digital trade

With the release of the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement last November, the American people and their representatives now have an extensive opportunity to analyze the specific provisions of the proposed deal. In addition, as required by recent trade legislation, the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) is conducting a detailed, independent review of the likely economic impact of the TPP on specific industry sectors and the overall U.S. economy. 

Albas: International trade top of mind

For a variety of different reasons the subject of international trade has been prominent in federal politics over this past week. One issue frequently raised of late is a deal between General Dynamics Land Systems, located in Ontario, to sell light armoured vehicles (LAVs) to Saudi Arabia. 

Export-Import Bank earned a profit of $432 million for taxpayers last year despite shutdown

The federal Export-Import Bank, which helps U.S. companies sell their products abroad, said Thursday it earned a profit of $432 million for taxpayers last year despite a lengthy shutdown after congressional critics allowed its authorization to lapse.

What Will Growing Businesses Be Doing In 2016?

This year is a 12-month opportunity-fest for growing businesses. New technologies and easier access to export markets means lots of UK-based SMEs will be pursuing growth with gusto. Here are where some of the juiciest opportunities lie.

Highlights of foreign trade in 2015

The General Administration of Customs said that despite the falling figures, China’s foreign trade did have some bright spots in 2015. First of all, China remained the country with the biggest trading volume of all the major economies in the world. In 2015, China’s exports accounted for 13 percent of the world’s total exports, higher than the previous year.

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