Supply Chain Report Calls for New ‘Trade Strike Team’ and Tougher Enforcement Measures

2021-06-14T15:24:43+00:00June 11th, 2021|International Trade Issues, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Other Government Agencies/Depts., Trade Compliance|

What are some actions you can take to strengthen your supply chain? Find out here, along with all the details on the Biden Administration's immediate action to address vulnerabilities and strengthen resilience of U.S. supply chains.

Feds Table Bill C29 to End Strike Action at Port of Montreal

2021-04-28T14:40:37+00:00April 28th, 2021|International Trade Issues, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Other Government Agencies/Depts.|

Taking the government’s “least desired course of action,” federal Labour Minister Filomena Tassi tabled legislation today that would force the Port of Montreal’s 1,150 dockworkers to end their strike, which began Monday morning.

Lawmakers Push for Reinstatement of Section 301 Tariff Exclusion Process

2021-04-26T13:51:25+00:00April 24th, 2021|International Trade Issues, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Other Government Agencies/Depts.|

A bipartisan group of 40 senators earlier this week called on U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai to renew all expired Section 301 tariff exclusions and to reinstate a process for granting additional exclusions in future.

Fighting Climate Change a New Priority in U.S. Trade Policy, Says USTR Tai

2021-04-20T17:55:47+00:00April 19th, 2021|Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Other Government Agencies/Depts.|

U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai has outlined her vision for using trade policy to protect the planet and fight climate change with the goal of ensuring that the U.S. and its trading partners are engaged in fair competition that does not suppress environmental protection.