Trade news

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


Gaming Out How And When the Big Supply Crunch Of 2021 Ends

Enda Curran | Bloomberg | 11/23/2021

Economists at HSBC have gamed out three scenarios for how and when the Big Crunch of 2021 eventually comes to an end: Shipping disruptions begin to ease after Lunar New…

Taiwan talks chips, Chinese ‘coercion’ in U.S. meeting

Sarah Wu | Reuters | 11/23/2021

WASHINGTON/BEIJING, Nov 16 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe...

China Slows Its Progress On U.S. Trade Deal Purchases Amid Talks

Staff | Bloomberg | 11/23/2021

China pulled back on its already halting progress toward meeting i...

ICICI Bank Launches Online Platform to help Indian exporters

Staff | The Economic Times | 11/23/2021

MUMBAI: ICICI Bank has announced the launch of an online plat...

Foreign Trade Saves The Spanish Economy

Luis Alcaid | The Corner | 11/23/2021

Luis Alcaide | In September 2021, Spanish exports grew by 21.9% year-on-year to 28.3...

Glass Bottle Shortages Put Pressure On Wine And Spirits Companies Ahead Of Key Holiday Season

Amanda Macias and Amelia Lucas | CNBC | 11/23/2021

From whiskey dist...

Amid Snarled Global Supply Chain, European Expats Want PH-EU Free Trade Talks Revived

Lois Calderon | CNN Philippines | 11/23/2021

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, ...


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."