wsj-1

WSJ: Canada, Mexico Reject Proposal to Rework Nafta Corporate Arbitration System

Canada, Mexico Reject Proposal to Rework Nafta Corporate Arbitration System U.S. says ISDS system erodes sovereignty by allowing multinational companies to circumvent domestic courts. William Mauldin – Wall Street Journal – 01/29/18 Mexico and Canada Read More

daily sun

New Solar Panel Tariffs – Felt by AZ Companies, Consumers

Arizona Daily Sun Publication Reprint: 1/26/2018 WASHINGTON – New tariffs imposed Tuesday by the Trump administration on imported solar products will benefit domestic manufacturers, but could hit consumers and other parts of the solar energy Read More

24DC-SOLAR-1-mediumThreeByTwo440

NY Times: Trump’s Solar Tariffs Are Clouding the Industry’s Future

Reprint:  NY Times – JAN 23, 2018 – By ANA SWANSON and BRAD PLUMER At a solar farm in North Carolina, workers are bracing for the effect of a new tariff on imported solar cells Read More

a c flags

DEC Partner: NAFTA: A Primer for the Montreal Round

Image credit: Global News POLICY UPDATE by Colin Robertson CGAI Vice President and Fellow January 2018 Introduction The outcome of the upcoming Montreal round (Jan. 23-28, 2018) of the NAFTA negotiations will give us a Read More

US trade

USTR Releases Updated NAFTA Negotiating Objectives

Washington, D.C. – United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer 11/17/17 released an updated summary of the negotiating objectives for the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). This update marks the first time USTR Read More

bl

Bloomberg: Trump Hunts for Trade Deals in Asia

Bloomberg Article by by Peter Coy – NOV 8 2017 No trophies so far, as North Korea and other issues dominate the first stage of the president’s journey . . . Donald Trump’s withdrawal from Read More