International Trade News

International Trade News


March 22, 2013 - International Trade News

2013 Federal Budget Reconfirms Canada’s Commitment to Trade

Ottawa, Canada – CAFTA is pleased to see the federal government’s continued commitment to ensuring Canadian farmers and food manufacturers can compete in a global business arena....

March 21, 2013 - International Trade News

Australia Sugar Industry Alliance Supports Japan Entry to Trans Pacific Partnership Negotiations

Media Release: Australian Sugar Industry Alliance...

March 8, 2013 - International Trade News

High Quality TPP Needs to be Concluded Sooner Than Later, Urged Businesses

Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME), in conjunction with various international trade and business organizations, is calling for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) to come to a substantive conclusion as soon as possible to create the proper conditions for business growth....

December 6, 2012 - International Trade News

Businesses in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and United States Call for Urgent Action to Conclude TPP in 2013

Media Release - Business representatives from four economies have met in Auckland to press for more urgency in concluding the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations currently underway....

December 3, 2012 - International Trade News

Jettison Export Subsidies and Comply, says Global Sugar Alliance

The Global Alliance for Sugar Trade Reform and Liberalisation met in London today, where they agreed that removing export subsidies as soon as possible and ensuring EU compliance with its World Trade Organisation (WTO) commitments was a priority....

October 10, 2012 - International Trade News

Canada’s Agri-food Sector Calls for Movement on Canada EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)

Media Release: Canadian Agri-Food Trade Alliance...

September 28, 2012 - International Trade News

Canadian Sugar Institute Supports Tribunal Decision to Continue Duties on Unfairly Traded Sugar

Toronto - On September 28, 2012 the Canadian International Trade Tribunal issued an order continuing its November 5, 2005, order in respect of the dumping of refined sugar originating in or exported from Denmark, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, and the subsidizing of refined...

December 2, 2010 - International Trade News

Open Markets – The Key to Ethanol and Sugar Growth

The Global Sugar Alliance has a simple clear objective – to secure a world in which the trade in sugar and ethanol flows freely. A major step towards achieving this objective is the conclusion of the Doha Round....

December 2, 2010 - International Trade News

Trade Barriers Cause High Sugar Prices

World sugar prices recently at the highest levels in 30 years reflect a tight world market....

November 1, 2010 - International Trade News

Canadian Trade Tribunal Continues Duties on Unfairly Priced US Sugar

Toronto - On November 1, 2010, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal issued its decision to continue its 1995 finding against dumped imports of sugar from the United States....