Washington Tariff & Trade Letter provides exclusive, behind-the-scenes news and analysis every week of U.S. trade policies, regulations and legislation, export controls, trade sanctions, and enforcement of antidumping and countervailing duty laws.

Based on nearly 35 years of experience and extensive sources, Washington Tariff & Trade Letter delivers a concise briefing on bilateral and multilateral trade negotiations, particularly at the WTO, and trade disputes that directly affect international trade and investment.

In This Week's Issue

February 11, 2019

Senators Introduce Bill to Lift Cuba Embargo
Lawmakers took another step toward chipping away at the Cuba embargo Feb. 7 when three senators reintroduced the Freedom to Export to Cuba Act (S. 428), a bill that would...

USTR Continues "Aggressive" Approach to China
Facing a self-imposed March 1 deadline before raising tariffs on Chinese imports, a high-level U.S. delegation will travel to Beijing Feb. 14-15 in hopes of averting the increased...

Commerce to Restart Mexican Tomato Antidumping Probe
Rotten Tomatoes is more than a film review website. As the administration hails the success of its updated trade deal, Commerce will resume its antidumping investigation of...

WTO Arbitrator Brings Korean Concessions Down to Earth
A World Trade Organization (WTO) arbitrator ran Korea’s original request for retaliation over U.S. non-compliance in the ongoing WTO Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) case on...

President Preaches to Trade Choir
While Congress has introduced several bills restricting his trade authority, the president used State of the Union speech Feb. 5 to urge lawmakers to pass an unpopular one that...

Briefs: Trade Figures, Sanctions, Firearms

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