Trade http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en Congress Passes Trade Bill in Major Victory for Obama http://www.industryweek.com/trade/congress-passes-trade-bill-major-victory-obama <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Senate voted 60-38 in favor of the trade promotion authority in the Pacific, with 15 pro-trade Democrats joining all but five Republicans who supported the measure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/congress-passes-trade-bill-major-victory-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/congress-passes-trade-bill-major-victory-obama#comments Trade Leadership The Latest Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:42:00 +0000 170561 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), left, and Senator Patty Murray (D-Wash.) discuss the Pacific trade accord with reporters.</p> Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images Congress Expected to Hand Obama Fast-Track Authority http://www.industryweek.com/trade/congress-expected-hand-obama-fast-track-authority <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Obama relying on Republican rivals to realize the creation of a 12-nation, trans-Pacific free-trade area aimed at opening new markets for U.S. exports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/congress-expected-hand-obama-fast-track-authority" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/congress-expected-hand-obama-fast-track-authority#comments Trade The Latest Wed, 24 Jun 2015 19:31:00 +0000 170521 at http://www.industryweek.com Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images House Leadership Blindsides Opposition to Trade Promotion Authority http://www.industryweek.com/trade/house-leadership-blindsides-opposition-trade-promotion-authority <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As trade poromotion legislation moves through Congress, critics warn new trade bills will undermine U.S. interests.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/house-leadership-blindsides-opposition-trade-promotion-authority" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/house-leadership-blindsides-opposition-trade-promotion-authority#comments Ideaxchange Legislation Trade The Latest Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:21:00 +0000 170421 at http://www.industryweek.com Alex Wong/Getty Images Tokyo Investors Eyeing US Data, Greece Talks Next Week http://www.industryweek.com/trade/tokyo-investors-eyeing-us-data-greece-talks-next-week <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After the Federal Reserve held off interest rate hikes (for now), U.S. housing starts and durable goods orders will be on deck next weekend.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/tokyo-investors-eyeing-us-data-greece-talks-next-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/tokyo-investors-eyeing-us-data-greece-talks-next-week#comments Trade Finance The Latest Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:54:00 +0000 170191 at http://www.industryweek.com Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images House Votes Again, Passes Key Trade Promotion Bill http://www.industryweek.com/trade/house-votes-again-passes-key-trade-promotion-bill <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>'We’re committed to ensuring that both trade promotion authority and trade adjustment assistance pass the House and Senate and go to the president for his signature.'</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/house-votes-again-passes-key-trade-promotion-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/house-votes-again-passes-key-trade-promotion-bill#comments Trade The Latest Thu, 18 Jun 2015 18:43:00 +0000 170101 at http://www.industryweek.com Olivier Douliery, Pool/Getty Images Trans-Pacific Flop Could Kill US Credibility: Singapore http://www.industryweek.com/trade/trans-pacific-flop-could-kill-us-credibility-singapore <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"Can you as a Pacific power, a world power, afford to not fully engage in this region?" asked Singapore's foreign minister, K. Shanmugam.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/trans-pacific-flop-could-kill-us-credibility-singapore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/trans-pacific-flop-could-kill-us-credibility-singapore#comments Trade The Latest Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:15:00 +0000 169871 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>&nbsp;K. Shanmugam</p> Getty Images Boehner and his 'Lieutenants' Battle for International Corporate Elite http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/boehner-and-his-lieutenants-battle-international-corporate-elite <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What's ahead for trade promotion authority?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/boehner-and-his-lieutenants-battle-international-corporate-elite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/boehner-and-his-lieutenants-battle-international-corporate-elite#comments Ideaxchange Legislation Trade The Latest Tue, 16 Jun 2015 18:25:00 +0000 169861 at http://www.industryweek.com Now What? House Blocks Obama Trade Agenda http://www.industryweek.com/trade/now-what-house-blocks-obama-trade-agenda <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The vote was a setback to President Barack Obama's push for the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/now-what-house-blocks-obama-trade-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/now-what-house-blocks-obama-trade-agenda#comments Trade The Latest Fri, 12 Jun 2015 17:59:00 +0000 169661 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Congressman Brad Sherman at an anti-Fast Track Authority rally earlier this week.</p> Getty Images With Trade Agenda at Risk, Obama Pleads with Democrats http://www.industryweek.com/trade/trade-agenda-risk-obama-pleads-democrats <div class="field-byline"> Michael Mathes </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With the vote on a razor's edge, the president dashed to Capitol Hill to personally lobby reluctant Democrats to support a bill giving him broad authority on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/trade-agenda-risk-obama-pleads-democrats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/trade-agenda-risk-obama-pleads-democrats#comments Trade The Latest Fri, 12 Jun 2015 17:29:00 +0000 169651 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images NAM Economist Chad Moutray Discusses Slowing Growth for US Manufacturers http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/nam-economist-chad-moutray-discusses-slowing-growth-us-manufacturers <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>What is slowing US manufacturing growth? A prominent business economist discusses new survey data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/nam-economist-chad-moutray-discusses-slowing-growth-us-manufacturers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/nam-economist-chad-moutray-discusses-slowing-growth-us-manufacturers#comments Public Policy Trade Global Economy Workforce Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:08:00 +0000 169591 at http://www.industryweek.com