Trade news

Find out about the latest international trade news and topics important to policy makers.


U.K. to Begin Process to Join Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership

Isabel Reynolds and Emi Nobuhiro | Bloomberg | 06/02/2021

Member nations of a Pacific regional trade deal agreed Wednesday to allow the U.K. to begin the process to join in a potential boost for the country’s trade following Brexit….

Australia Weighs Taking China to the WTO Again — This Time for a Dispute Over Wine

Saheli Roy Choudhury | CNBC | 06/02/2021

Australia is considering whether it...

Portugal Rides a Boom on Bicycles

Nation World News Desk | Nation World News | 06/02/2021

VOUZELA, Portugal – Inside a factory nestled among eucalyptus trees in t...

G7 Trade Track Backs WTO Reform, Builds Momentum to COP 26

International Institute for Sustainable Development | 06/02/2021

Meeting at the Group of 7 (G7) Trade T...

PH, India Eye Cooperation in Fisheries

Eireene Jairee Gomez | The Manila Times | 06/02/2021

The Philippines and India are looking at enormous opportunity for trad...

How the World Ran Out of Everything

Peter S. Goodman and Niraj Chokshi | The New York Times | 06/01/2021

In the story of how the modern world was constructed, Toy...

World Leaders Call for Vaccine Production and Financing Across Africa

Maddy White | Global Trade Review | 06/01/2021

The World Trade Organization (WTO) and Intern...


Navigating the international trade landscape can be complicated and confusing.  Whether you are a newcomer to the world of trade or a seasoned trade professional, let WITA be your guide to the ways and means of international trade.


America’s Trade Policy features commentary and analysis of international trade policy in the U.S. and around the world.

Learn More


WITA subscribers receive all WITA and ATP communications. If you wish to receive only ATP communications, choose only the box that says “Subscribe to ATP Newsletter."