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Carrots & sticks & GSP

Written on May 12, 2021 in China

New U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai will testify in front of the Senate Finance Committee today and the House Ways and Means Committee tomorrow on the Biden administration’s trade policy agenda. Ambassador Tai has given several recent speeches on new trade policy goals, including a recent interview where she was asked about trade rule...

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Over 430 American Businesses and Associations Urge Congressional Leaders to Support Delay of GSP Withdrawal Citing Impact to their Businesses and Employees

Written on April 4, 2019 in USA

After Congress voted nearly unanimously to renew GSP last year, American small businesses ask Congress to examine whether kicking countries that provide a third of the duty-free benefits out of the program reflects Congressional intent American businesses: “By lowering tariffs for American companies that import under GSP, it supports jobs and...

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