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08 Jun

Biden Nominates Longtime USDA Adviser to Agricultural Trade Post

U.S. President Joe Biden intends to nominate Doug McKalip, a veteran agricultural and trade policy expert, to be the U.S. Trade Representative’s next chief agricultural trade negotiator, the White House said on Wednesday.   McKalip, a longtime U.S. Department of Agriculture official, has served as the senior adviser to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack on […]

07 Jun

Los aranceles de China pudieran ser levantados por EEUU

La secretaria de Comercio de Estados Unidos, Gina Raimondo, dijo este domingo que el presidente Joe Biden ha pedido a su equipo que estudie la opción de levantar algunos aranceles a China que fueron puestos en marcha por el expresidente Donald Trump, para combatir la elevada inflación.   “Lo estamos estudiando. De hecho, el presidente […]

06 Jun

USTR Tai Says Fighting Inflation More Complex Than Cutting China Tariffs

Trade Representative Katherine Tai on Monday said fighting inflation is a more complicated issue than can be addressed with a “singular focus” on China tariffs, and that it was important to bring a “thoughtful, strategic, deliberate” approach to the U.S.-Chinese trade relationship. Tai, in remarks to the Washington International Trade Association, said inflation was “scary” […]

03 Jun

Perú agilizará comercio exterior con 10 pases de las Américas y el Caribe

El Perú agilizará y facilitará las operaciones comerciales con 10 países de las Américas y el Caribe, gracias a la suscripción del Acuerdo de Reconocimiento Mutuo (ARM) entre la Superintendencia Nacional de Aduanas y de Administración Tributaria (Sunat) y las instituciones aduaneras de Argentina, Brasil, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Paraguay, República Dominicana y Uruguay.   […]

01 Jun

U.S., Taiwan to Launch Trade Talks After Island Excluded From Indo-Pacific Group

The United States will launch new trade talks with Taiwan, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, just days after the Biden administration excluded the Chinese-claimed island from its Asia-focused economic plan designed to counter China’s growing influence.   Washington and Taipei will “move quickly to develop a roadmap” for the planned U.S.-Taiwan Initiative on 21st-Century Trade […]

31 May

México amplía su dominio global en exportaciones de cervezas

México exportó cervezas al mundo por un valor de 5,016 millones de dólares en 2021, con lo que logró incrementar su participación en el mercado mundial por ocho años seguidos, según datos de la Organización Mundial de Comercio (OMC).   Con ello, la participación de México en las exportaciones mundiales pasó de 16.4% en el 2013 a 30.3% en […]

30 May

Israel, United Arab Emirates to Sign Free Trade Deal on Tuesday Israel Econ Ministry

Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will sign a free trade agreement in Dubai on Tuesday in a move aimed at boosting trade between the two countries, Israel’s Economy Ministry said on Monday.   The ministry said customs duties will be eliminated on 96% of products, including food, agriculture, cosmetics, medical equipment and medicine, […]

27 May

La OMC: reabre importación de aguacate mexicano a Costa Rica

Costa Rica reactivó la importación de aguacate mexicano, dijo el martes el gobierno de México, acatando una resolución de la Organización Mundial de Comercio (OMC) que puso fin a siete años de restricciones del país centroamericano que argumentaba que el fruto ponían en riesgo la sanidad de su cultivo.   México, el principal productor de aguacate en el mundo, […]

25 May

U.S. Requests Second Dispute Settlement Panel on Canadian Dairy Quotas Under USMCA

The Biden administration is requesting that a second dispute settlement panel be formed under the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) to review a trade dispute with Canada over dairy import quotas, it said on Wednesday.   The United States alleges that Canada’s dairy tariff-rate quota allocations deny eligible U.S. applicants, including retailers, access to Canadian markets, undermining […]