Contributors provide unique perspectives on critical trade issues. Author’s views are their own, and do not reflect the views of WITA, its Board or its staff.


Is the Trade War Causing Manufacturers to Leave China? Yes and No.

Andrea Durkin | TradeVistas | 12/19/2018

It’s Not Just U.S. Manufacturers | For now, the frontline of the trade war is between the governments of the United States and China. But the U.S.-China trade relationship is…

Does the Future of the WTO Hang in the Balance IN Ottawa?

Alexander Hitch | Chicago Council on Global Affairs | 10/25/2018

For decades, the United States has been...

Evaluating the New NAFTA

Simon Lester and Inu Manak | CATO | 10/03/2018

Evaluating the New NAFTA There’s a lot in the new NAFTA (technically, the US-Mexico-Canad...

Timeless Wisdom During A Trade War

Stephen Lamar, Executive Vice Present, American Apparel & Footwear Association | 08/01/2018

How do global value chains fare du...

A Breakthrough in Arctic Trade Routes

Andrew Lepczyk and Andrea Durkin | Trade Vistas | 07/19/2018

The Arctic is Melting Polar caps in the Arctic are receding, cr...

The New Realities of Trade (and Global Value Chains)

Magnus Rentzhog | 10/11/2017

WITA’s NextGenTrade™ series on The Future of Trade and Global Value Chains is ex...

Global Value Chains and the Changing Demands on Trade Policy

Kimberly Ann Elliott | 07/27/2017

WASHINGTON, DC – June, 2017–Tariffs and import quotas are no longer...


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