Showing Results For Tag: international trade

TradeUp Founder at the WTO Public Forum
Saturday, October 8th, 2016

On 27 September TradeUp (a Grow VC Group company) Founder Kati Suominen joined the plenary meeting of the World Trade Organization’s Public Forum, that brings together all key players in international trade for three days of deliberations in Geneva. Suominen spoke of ways in which the WTO and the international trade community can advance small… Read more…

Next Big Roadblocks to Trade
Sunday, February 28th, 2016

By Kati Suominen, TradeUp Founder and CEO Access to growth capital is not the only challenge for globalizing companies. There are complex foreign standards, arcane customs procedures, and unexpected shipping costs, among others. In this article published by GE Reports, I argue that congested cities are a growing challenge globalizing companies need to navigate when… Read more…

TradeUp Top News about International Trade and Digital Finance
Sunday, January 31st, 2016

Canada-EU trade pact year away, envoy says “The most important stage in order to start implementation will be the agreement of the European Parliament, the consent of the European Parliament,” Coninsx said in an interview. The massive free trade pact between Canada and the European Union will, for the most part, be a done deal… Read more…

TradeUp’s Top Ten News
Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Oil on the export market: Good or bad? Critics are quick to note the similarities between today and the Nixon-Ford-Carter 1970s. Now, we can add one more parallel. The U.S. once again is an oil exporting country. TPP trade deal pits Pittsburgh against Philadelphia One city stands to gain from expanding trade into the Pacific Rim… Read more…