This monthly round-up brings you a selection of the latest news and updates on global trade. Top international trade stories: US and EU to discuss green tech minerals; South Korea and Japan end trade dispute; Ukraine Black Sea grain deal extended to mid-May. 1. US and EU to start talks on trade of green tech […]

Ambassador Linda Thomas-GreenfieldU.S. Representative to the United NationsNew York, New YorkMarch 27, 2023 AS DELIVERED Good morning and thank you Madam Chair. And let me start by thanking the Secretary-General, for his participation in today’s somber commemoration of slavery and the transatlantic slave trade. I stand before you as the U.S. Ambassador to the United […]

President Joe Biden’s December summit on U.S.-Africa trade presents an opportunity for Black political and economic leaders to make the most of the moment, and create new partnerships between America and the continent.

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In 2018, a row of mirrors appeared on a prominent wall in the Foreign Office. Each mirror, sitting beneath portraits of the first women to hold key posts across the department, represented a high-status role which had not been held by a woman. Each time a woman has taken up a top posting since then, […]

SEOUL, March 8 (Reuters) – South Korea’s trade minister will meet with counterparts in Washington this week to express concerns that the U.S. Chips Act could make the U.S. a less attractive investment destination, its trade ministry said. During his trip, South Korea’s trade minister Ahn Duk-geun plans to meet with senior officials from the […]

That trend has disadvantaged people of color, who tend to receive less education on average, the report said. But, even when controlling for education level, white workers have fared better during trade-related disruptions than others, the report said. That likely reflects the negative impacts of discrimination and disparate access to transportation, training and technology, as […]

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March 1 (Reuters) – Former U.S. Congressman Stephen Buyer illegally traded on information he learned as a consultant to T-Mobile US Inc ahead of its $23 billion merger with Sprint, a federal prosecutor told jurors at Buyer’s criminal trial in New York on Wednesday. Assistant U.S. Attorney Margaret Graham said in opening statements that Buyer, […]

The European Union and the US are close to an agreement on raw materials used in batteries that would allow EU companies access to some of the same benefits in President Joe Biden’s green investment plan as Washington’s free-trade partners, according to the bloc’s trade chief Valdis Dombrovskis. Dombrovskis told Germany’s Augsburger Allgemeine newspaper that […]

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