Total 49 Posts
Chinese and U.S. Trade Officials Meet
The two sides expressed their concerns but no issues were resolved.
U.S., Taiwan Conclude Negotiations on Limited Trade Deal
USTR announced today that the United States and Taiwan "have concluded negotiations on the U.S.-Taiwan Initiative on 21st Century Trade," and released the full text of an agreement.
U.S. Trade Rep. Tai Speaks about China Meeting, State Investment Restrictions
In an interview last week on American broadcaster PBS (Public Broadcasting Service), U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai spoke with author and journalist Walter Isaacson about a number of trade issues, including her upcoming meeting with her Chinese counterpart and her reaction to restrictions imposed by certain U.S. states
U.S. and Taiwan Officials Send Positive Signal on Trade Talks
Without providing further details, top trade officials in the United States and Taiwan both put a positive spin on the ongoing trade negotiations that were launched last summer. A Taiwanese official indicated that the trade talks are at the tail-end of the first phase of negotiations.
USTR Releases 2023 Special 301 Report on Intellectual Property Protection and Enforcement
Earlier this week, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) released its 2023 Special 301 Report "on the adequacy and effectiveness of U.S. trading partners’ protection and enforcement of intellectual property (IP) rights," repeating many of its long-standing complaints about Chinese policies and practices in this area.
U.S. Trade Rep. Reaffirms Approach to China Trade
In a call with journalists yesterday, U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai was asked two questions specifically about trade with China, and in her responses confirmed what she and others in the Biden administration have been saying: "decoupling" with China is not their goal.
USTR Releases Annual Report on Trade Barriers for 2023
Last week, the U.S. Trade Representative's Office released its 2023 National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers, including a long section on Chinese barriers.