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Guest Post: Lowell & the Executive

Today’s guest post is from Lindsay Schakenbach, a Ph.D. candidate in history at Brown University. Her dissertation,  “Manufacturing Advantage: War, the State, and the Origins of American Industry 1790-1840,” explores the development of the arms and textile industries in the context of national security, diplomacy, and territorial expansion. 860 more words

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CBP Eliminates Protests as Method to Claim Post-Entry Benefits for Certain Free Trade Agreements and Preferential Tariff Programs

On August 11, 2014 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a memorandum providing new guidance regarding acceptable mechanisms for submission of post-importation preference claims. CBP advises it has eliminated the use of protests as a mechanism to file post-entry claims for free trade agreement and preferential tariff program benefits to align its policy with a 2012 ruling. 400 more words

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Joke time p. 33

Russia announced new bans on imports of agricultural goods, including goat sperm, from countries that have sanctioned them over their handling of Ukraine. In related news, I just got a great deal on some goat sperm.

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Chinese Tire Import Facts From the ITC and USW

Why did the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) determine, in its own words, “there is a reasonable indication that a U.S. industry is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of imports of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tires from China that are allegedly subsidized and sold in the United States at less than fair value”? 349 more words

Russia: Introduce tariffs on Ukrainian products

On the basis of provisions place out by the Vienna Convention on international treaties, Russia is looking for chances to initiate protection measures in its trade relations with Ukraine. 92 more words

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Washington decision could boost Warren steel company

WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – As companies like Wheatland Tube struggle to grow their share of the steel pipe market for the domestic energy industry, they picked up some support recently from Washington. 265 more words

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Washington decision could boost Warren steel company

WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – As companies like Wheatland Tube struggle to grow their share of the steel pipe market for the domestic energy industry, they picked up some support recently from Washington. 265 more words

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