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ITA launches new webpage on the USMCA

April 8, 2019

The US Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration has launched a new webpage on the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which centralizes information on the agreement. The new webpage has all the latest information on the agreement including: the U.S. Trade Representative’s issue and state fact sheets; the USMCA Agreement text; Advisory Committee and Small…

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TLC Products

TLC Products doubled its exports to over 50% of revenues!

March 25, 2019

Real Results – TLC Products, Inc. Cleveland-based TLC Products is a world-wide leader in research, manufacturing and marketing of live bacteria products for aquatic systems.  Commercial Service offices in Cleveland, Asia, Europe, and Latin America have been helping this company find new markets, navigate export regulations, and secure trustworthy foreign partners to win business overseas. …

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Univ of Mount Union

Mount Union finds new partners in Asia!

March 18, 2019

The University of Mount Union finds new international partners in Asia with assistance of US Commercial Service. The University of Mount Union was founded in 1846 and is a small Methodist affiliated university based in Alliance, Ohio. The university prides itself on preparing students for fulfilling lives, meaningful work, and responsible citizenship. Mount Union has…

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Ohio Lumex

Ohio Lumex grows their business across Asia!

March 18, 2019

Ohio Lumex grew their business across Asia in 2018. Ohio Lumex is an industry leader in environmental measurement instrumentation, sorbent traps, laboratory services, and field testing. It has a product line of analyzers that measure stack gases like CO, CO2, SO2, NOx, O2, etc., and process gases. These analyzers measure multiple gases with one instrument,…

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USTR

Ohio USMCA Fact Sheet

March 1, 2019

The United States, Mexico, and Canada have reached an agreement to rebalance and modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement into a 21st century, high-standard trade deal. The new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will better serve the interests of American workers, farmers, ranchers, and businesses and support mutually beneficial trade leading to freer markets, fairer…

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New BIS initiative to assist small and new-to-export companies understand and comply with the EAR

November 29, 2018

The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) announces an initiative to assist small and new-to-export companies to better understand and comply with the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).  Information for Small Business: BIS has developed a Small Business page at www.bis.doc.gov/smallbiz to provide an introduction to the requirements of the EAR.  The webpage features a new…

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ITA

New ITA Market Diversification Tool!

November 26, 2018

Thinking about exploring new export markets, but don’t know where to start your research? Feeling overwhelmed by data? The International Trade Administration’s new Market Diversification Tool can help you identify potential new export markets using your current trade patterns. Just enter what products you make and the markets to which you currently export, and the…

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ITA

Latest Information on US Tariffs and Foreign Retaliatory Tariffs

October 4, 2018

Section 301 Investigations – China Forced Technology Transfer Investigation –  https://ustr.gov/issue-areas/enforcement/section-301-investigations/record-section-301-investigation Section 232 Tariffs on Aluminum and Steel  https://www.cbp.gov/trade/programs-administration/entry-summary/232-tariffs-aluminum-and-steel Section 232 Investigations : The Effect of Imports on the National Security – https://www.bis.doc.gov/index.php/other-areas/office-of-technology-evaluation-ote/section-232-investigations Current Foreign Retaliatory Actions  https://www.trade.gov/mas/ian/tradedisputes-enforcement/retaliations/tg_ian_002094.asp

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ITA

New Interactive Global Steel Trade Monitor from ITA

September 17, 2018

ITA Global Steel Trade Monitor Last Monday, ITA released the new interactive Global Steel Trade Monitor.  The monitor, developed by experts in the Enforcement & Compliance agency provides extensive and timely steel trade data for the top 20 global steel importing countries and top 20 global steel exporting countries. To keep up on the latest…

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ITA

Foreign Retaliation in Response to U.S. 232 Steel & Aluminum Tariffs – Information from Foreign Governments

July 12, 2018

A number of countries and U.S. trading partners have imposed or announced their intent to impose retaliatory tariffs on specific exports from the United States in response to the United States’ Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum imports into the United States. To assist U.S. companies in identifying those exports impacted by retaliatory tariffs,…

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