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Wednesday, 11.8.17
NFTC Statement on Cuba Travel Restrictions
 
Wednesday, 10.25.17
NFTC Foundation Honors Congressman Ron Kind, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene and Congressman Erik Paulsen
 
Tuesday, 9.12.17
NFTC Announces Secretary Carlos Gutierrez as its New Board Chairman
 
Wednesday, 8.9.17
Leading Business Groups Urge Administration to Maintain and Upgrade ISDS Provisions in NAFTA
 
Tuesday, 8.1.17
NFTC Submits Comments for Administration’s Trade Agreement Review
 
Thursday, 6.29.17
NFTC President Testifies Before USTR on Renegotiation of NAFTA
 
Tuesday, 6.27.17
NFTC Chairman Appointed Deputy Director-General of the WTO
 
Monday, 6.12.17
NFTC Outlines Guiding Principles for Modernization of NAFTA
 
Thursday, 5.25.17
NFTC Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan Senate Cuba Travel Bill
 
Thursday, 5.18.17
NFTC Statement on Administration’s Intent to Modernize NAFTA
 
Wednesday, 5.10.17
NFTC Comment Regarding Causes of Significant Trade Deficits for 2016, Docket Number DOC 2017-0003
 
Wednesday, 3.22.17
NFTC, CEE Release Comparative ECA Finance Graph
 
Wednesday, 3.1.17
NFTC Responds to the President's Address to Congress
 
Tuesday, 2.28.17
NFTC Welcomes Appointment of Roberto Azevedo to Second Term as WTO Director General
 
Thursday, 2.23.17
NFTC Sends Letter to Senate in Support of Lighthizer Nomination
 
Wednesday, 2.22.17
NFTC Applauds Entry into Force of WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement
 
Tuesday, 2.7.17
Jason Pack Joins the NFTC as Executive Director of the U.S.–Libya Business Association
 
Tuesday, 1.3.17
NFTC Welcomes Nomination of Robert Lighthizer as USTR
 
Monday, 12.12.16
NFTC Releases Policy Brief on "Trade, Taxes and Competitiveness: Strategies for a New Era"
 
Friday, 12.9.16
NFTC Foundation Honors Chairman Kevin Brady and Congressman Jared Polis for Leadership on Trade
 
Sunday, 12.4.16
In Geneva, Coalition for Green Trade Expresses Disappointment over Inability to Conclude Environmental Goods Agreement Deal
 
Wednesday, 11.30.16
NFTC Names New Communications Director
 
Monday, 10.31.16
Vanessa P. Sciarra to Join NFTC as Vice President for Legal Affairs and Trade & Investment Policy
 
Wednesday, 7.13.16
NFTC Applauds New Trade Enforcement Action Against China
 
Thursday, 6.2.16
NFTC Applauds Ministers' Resolve at OECD to Conclude an Environmental Goods Agreement, Urges Conclusion by G-20 Summit
 
Thursday, 5.19.16
ITC Report an ‘Important Milestone’ in TPP Process
 
Wednesday, 5.11.16
NFTC Applauds Senate Passage of MTB Bill
 
Thursday, 5.5.16
NFTC Blog Post: “The Art of the Leak”
 
Thursday, 4.28.16
NFTC Applauds House Passage of Legislation to Protect Trade Secrets
 
Wednesday, 4.20.16
NFTC & Others Write Congress to Act on Misc. Tariff Bill (MTB)
 
Tuesday, 3.22.16
NFTC Statement on Departure of U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern
 
Wednesday, 3.9.16
NFTC Announces New President: Ambassador Rufus Yerxa
 
Tuesday, 3.1.16
Reinsch Responds to USDA Final Rule on COOL
 
Thursday, 2.25.16
Statement for the Record: “The Impact of High-Skilled Immigration on U.S. Workers”
 
Tuesday, 2.16.16
NFTC, USA*Engage Welcome Restoration of Scheduled U.S.-Cuba Passenger and Cargo Flights
 
Thursday, 2.11.16
NFTC Applauds Senate Approval of Customs Bill
 
Wednesday, 1.13.16
NFTC Chairman Testifies Before ITC on Economic Effects of TPP
 
Tuesday, 1.12.16
NFTC Responds to the President’s State of the Union Address
 
Tuesday, 12.22.15
NFTC Statement on TPP Agreement
 
Friday, 12.18.15
NFTC Applauds Oil Export, IMF Reform, COOL Provisions in Appropriations Bill
 
Monday, 12.7.15
Reinsch Responds to WTO Ruling on COOL Retaliation
 
Monday, 11.16.15
NFTC Submits Comments on Proposed OPT Extension
 
Wednesday, 10.28.15
NFTC Announces Departure of Vice President James Wilkinson
 
Tuesday, 10.27.15
NFTC Applauds House Vote to Reauthorize Ex-Im Bank, Urges Swift Action in Senate
 
Monday, 10.26.15
NFTC Urges Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization in Letter to House Lawmakers
 
Friday, 10.16.15
NFTC Foundation Honors Ambassador Froman, Secretary Pritzker for Leadership on Trade
 
Friday, 10.16.15
NFTC President Bill Reinsch Announces Retirement
 
Thursday, 10.15.15
Remarks by Ambassador Michael Froman to the National Foreign Trade Council Upon Receiving the World Trade Award
 
Thursday, 10.15.15
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Awarded Trade Leadership in the Digital Age Award From National Foreign Trade Council
 
Tuesday, 8.11.15
NFTC Signs Letter to President Obama on U.S.-China ICT Sector Relationship
 
Friday, 8.7.15
Further Comments Concerning African Growth and Opportunity Act: Out-of-Cycle Review of South Africa Eligibility for Benefits
 
Wednesday, 8.5.15
Comments Concerning African Growth and Opportunity Act: Out-of-Cycle Review of South Africa Eligibility for Benefits
 
Wednesday, 7.29.15
Reinsch Comments on Proposed Senate COOL Amendments
 
Tuesday, 7.21.15
Organizations Express Concern Proposed Cyber Export Regulations Could Harm, Not Improve, U.S. Cybersecurity
 
Monday, 7.13.15
NFTC Blog Post: “Stabenow Voluntary COOL Proposal”
 
Monday, 7.13.15
NFTC Joins Letter on New MTB Process
 
Wednesday, 6.24.15
NFTC Joins More Than 600 Organizations in Urging Support for Trade Preferences Programs
 
Wednesday, 6.24.15
NFTC Calls on Senate Ag Committee to Support Repeal of COOL Requirements
 
Wednesday, 6.24.15
NFTC Applauds Senate Passage of TPA, TAA & Preferences
 
Wednesday, 6.24.15
NFTC Sends Letter to Senate Agriculture Committee to Support Repeal of COOL Requirements
 
Wednesday, 6.17.15
NFTC Urges Senate to Act on Legislation Reforming COOL Requirements
 
Friday, 6.12.15
NFTC Welcomes House Action on TPA, Preference Programs; Calls for Passage of Critical TAA Legislation
 
Thursday, 6.11.15
NFTC Letter to House Urging Renewal of Trade Adjustment Assistance
 
Thursday, 6.11.15
NFTC and USA*Engage Welcome Support for Cuba Trade Act
 
Wednesday, 6.10.15
NFTC Urges Support for H.R. 1314 - Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015
 
Wednesday, 6.10.15
NFTC Applauds House Action to Repeal COOL Requirements; Calls on Senate to Follow
 
Thursday, 6.4.15
NFTC Urges Congressional Support to Repeal H.R. 2393 - Country of Origin Labeling (COOL)
 
Monday, 5.18.15
NFTC Highlights Need for Compliance with International Agreements Following COOL Ruling
 
Thursday, 4.2.15
NFTC Statement on Airbnb Entering the Cuban Marketplace
 
Thursday, 2.12.15
NFTC Welcomes Introduction of Sugar Reform Act
 
Tuesday, 1.20.15
NFTC Responds to the President’s State of the Union Address
 
Thursday, 1.15.15
COOL Reform Coalition Letter to New Congress
 
Tuesday, 1.13.15
Joint Association Statement on European Commission Release of the TTIP Investment Consultation Report
 
Thursday, 12.11.14
NFTC, 11 Other Business Organizations Send Letter To NJ State Lawmakers In Opposition To Two “Buy American” Bills
 
Thursday, 12.4.14
NFTC Celebrates 100 Years, Policymakers Make Case for Trade
 
Tuesday, 11.18.14
NFTC’s Jake Colvin Appointed to USTR’s Trade and Environment Policy Advisory Committee
 
Wednesday, 11.12.14
NFTC Joins More Than 200 Other Leading Business Groups in Urging Passage of TPA in 2014
 
Thursday, 9.25.14
16 Business Organizations Sign Letter Highlighting Trade, Investment and Intellectual Property Issues, Calling for Concrete Action
 
Tuesday, 9.23.14
Investment in Ireland: A Success Story
 
Thursday, 9.18.14
NFTC Applauds Short-Term Extension of Ex-Im Bank Charter as Positive Step, Calls for Reauthorization
 
Wednesday, 7.9.14
U.S. Business Community Announces Formation of the Coalition for Green Trade
 
Tuesday, 7.8.14
In Geneva, NFTC Applauds Launch of Environmental Goods Agreement Talks
 
Monday, 7.7.14
Global Business Roundtable explores how an Environmental Goods Agreement can advance trade and environmental policies
 
Wednesday, 5.28.14
NFTC Celebrates 100th Anniversary, Receives President’s “E Star” Award for Export Service
 
Monday, 5.19.14
NFTC Celebrates World Trade Week
 
Tuesday, 5.6.14
NFTC Letter of Intent to Provide Testimony at USTR Hearing on WTO Environmental Goods Agreement
 
Thursday, 5.1.14
NFTC’s Colvin Named Executive Director of Global Innovation Forum
 
Thursday, 5.1.14
NFTC Statement on Senate Finance Committee Hearing on 2014 Trade Agenda
 
Thursday, 5.1.14
NFTC Receives 2014 World Trade Week NYC Global Trade Award
 
Wednesday, 4.16.14
Moving forward with international trade negotiations
 
Friday, 4.11.14
Coalition for Security and Competitiveness Commends Administration’s Progress on Export Control Reform Initiative
 
Thursday, 4.3.14
Reinsch: “Ambassador Froman is Right – International Trade Plays a Key Role in Our Economy”
 
Tuesday, 3.11.14
eBay Inc.’s Brian Bieron to Serve as Chair of NFTC’s Trade Committee
 
Tuesday, 3.4.14
NFTC Welcomes Administration’s 2014 Trade Agenda
 
Thursday, 2.13.14
NFTC Welcomes Senator Ron Wyden as Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee
 
Thursday, 2.6.14
NFTC: Record Export Growth Over Four Consecutive Years Underscores Importance of Advancing U.S. Trade Agenda
 
Monday, 2.3.14
NASBITE International Honors NFTC with 2014 Advancing International Trade Award
 
Tuesday, 1.28.14
NFTC Agrees: Expanded Trade and Immigration Reform Critical to U.S. Economic Growth and Competitiveness NFTC President Bill Reinsch Welcomes President’s SOTU Remarks on International Trade, Immigration Reform
 
Tuesday, 12.10.13
NFTC Welcomes Introduction of Digital Trade Act of 2013
 
Thursday, 10.10.13
NFTC Foundation Hosts 99th Annual World Trade Dinner and Award Ceremony Keynote Address Delivered by Senator Ron Wyden, Dr. Fred Bergsten Honored with 2013 World Trade Award
 
Wednesday, 10.9.13
Ambassador Alan Wm. Wolff Reelected as NFTC Chairman
 
Wednesday, 10.9.13
U.S. Senator Ron Wyden Keynote Address to the National Foreign Trade Council As Prepared for Delivery October 9, 2013
 
Monday, 7.8.13
NFTC Welcomes Launch of TTIP Negotiations
 
Monday, 6.17.13
NFTC Welcomes Launch of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
 
Wednesday, 5.22.13
NFTC Urges Senators to Support Bipartisan Sugar Reform Amendment to 2013 Farm Bill
 
Thursday, 5.9.13
Leading Business Groups Applaud Administration’s Export Control Reform Initiative
 
Thursday, 5.2.13
NFTC Welcomes Nomination of Michael Froman as U.S. Trade Representative, Penny Pritzker for Secretary of Commerce
 
Friday, 4.12.13
NFTC Releases Draft Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2013
 
Tuesday, 3.5.13
NFTC Names James Wilkinson Vice President for Strategy and Growth
 
Thursday, 2.28.13
NFTC Joins With Leading Business Organizations in Sending a Letter to President Obama on Expanding the Information Technology Agreement
 
Thursday, 2.14.13
NFTC Welcomes Introduction of Sugar Reform Bills in House and Senate
 
Tuesday, 2.12.13
NFTC Welcomes President’s SOTU Remarks on Expanding Trade Partnerships, Immigration Reform
 
Tuesday, 10.16.12
NFTC Joins With Leading Business Associations in Launching New Website, Investment Policy Central
 
Thursday, 10.4.12
Rep. Dreier Calls for Action on Russia PNTR, Cross-Border Data Flows During Keynote Address at NFTC’s 98th Annual World Trade Dinner House Rules Committee Chairman Honored with 2012 World Trade Award
 
Monday, 6.25.12
Ambassador Alan Wm. Wolff Joins McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP as a Senior Counsel in the Washington, DC office
 
Tuesday, 6.12.12
National Foreign Trade Council Joins The American Sovereignty Campaign
 
Wednesday, 5.9.12
CEE, NFTC Welcome House Passage of H.R. 2072, “the Securing American Jobs Through Exports Act of 2011”
 
Monday, 1.30.12
NFTC Applauds the WTO Appellate Body Ruling on Chinese Export Restrictions of Raw Materials
 
Friday, 1.13.12
NFTC and CEE Express Concern with President Obama’s Proposal to Consolidate Trade, Commerce Agencies
 
Sunday, 11.13.11
NFTC Congratulates Leaders of TPP Partner Nations for Paving Path Forward on the Historic Agreement
 
Thursday, 11.3.11
NFTC, U.S. Business Community Leaders Roll Out Effort to Modernize Global Trade Rules on Cross-border Data Flows
 
Thursday, 10.6.11
Leading Business Associations Say “Buy American” Provisions in the American Jobs Act Put Job Creation, U.S. Economy in Jeopardy
 
Thursday, 9.22.11
NFTC Says Senate TAA/GSP Bill Vote Clears the Path for Submission and Approval of FTAs
 
Friday, 9.9.11
NFTC Statement on President’s Job Agenda
 
Monday, 8.15.11
NFTC Says Implementation of Colombia-Canada FTA Underscores Sense of Urgency for Congress to Act on Trade Agenda ASAP in September
 
Wednesday, 7.6.11
NFTC Welcomes Agreement to End U.S.-Mexico Cross-Border Trucking Dispute
 
Wednesday, 7.6.11
NFTC Welcomes Removal of Panama from OECD Grey List
 
Wednesday, 6.22.11
NFTC Joins Other Leading Business Groups in Urging for Progress on China’s Currency and Exchange Rate Process
 
Wednesday, 6.1.11
NFTC Joins Other Leading U.S. Business Groups in Opposing the Australian Government’s Proposed Plain Packaging Legislation
 
Thursday, 5.19.11
NFTC Applauds Trade Ministers for Setting Goal to Achieve “Broad Outlines” of TPP Agreement by November
 
Wednesday, 5.4.11
NFTC Statement on USTR Notification to Congress on Colombia FTA, TAA and Korea Beef Protocol
 
Wednesday, 5.4.11
NFTC Submits Comments on DOT Proposal to Resolve U.S.-Mexico Cross-Border Trucking Issue
 
Tuesday, 5.3.11
U.S. Business Community Urges Congress and the Administration to Extend Trade Adjustment Assistance Program
 
Wednesday, 3.9.11
NFTC Says the Time is Now for Action on All Components of the U.S. Trade Agenda
 
Tuesday, 3.1.11
NFTC Welcomes New Chairman Ambassador Alan Wolff
 
Saturday, 2.12.11
NFTC Expresses Disappointment Over Congress Allowing Critical Trade Preference and Assistance Programs to Expire
 
Wednesday, 2.9.11
NFTC President Calls Ways and Means Hearing an Important Step Toward Advancing the U.S. Trade Agenda
 
Tuesday, 2.8.11
NFTC Welcomes Senate Foreign Relations Committee Report on Consequences of Failing to Ratify Colombia and Panama FTAs
 
Tuesday, 2.8.11
NFTC Urges Congress to Take Immediate Action to Extend Critical Trade Preference Programs Facing Expiration on February 12th
 
Wednesday, 1.26.11
NFTC Welcomes President’s Commitment to Advancing the U.S. Trade Agenda, Innovation Policies and Tax Reform
 
Tuesday, 1.25.11
NFTC President Says Two Senate Bills Introduced Today Signal Room for Bipartisan Cooperation on Trade-Related Issues
 
Wednesday, 12.8.10
WEF Working Group Releases White Paper on Intersection of Climate Change and Trade Policies
 
Friday, 12.3.10
NFTC Welcomes Conclusion of KORUS FTA Negotiations
 
Sunday, 11.14.10
NFTC Welcomes Vietnam and Malaysia’s Participation in TPP Negotiations
 
Wednesday, 11.10.10
NFTC Joins Other Leading U.S. Business Groups in Urging Congress to Approve GSP Extensions
 
Monday, 10.25.10
NFTC and USA*Engage Release 111th Congressional Report Card on U.S. International Trade, Sanctions and Tax Issues
 
Thursday, 9.30.10
Coalition for Security and Competitiveness Welcomes Ratification of UK, Australia Defense Treaties
 
Thursday, 9.30.10
Rep. Camp Calls for Action on U.S. Trade Agenda in Keynote Address at NFTC’s Annual World Trade Dinner
 
Wednesday, 9.29.10
Camp Expresses Concern Over Lack of Trade Agenda, Need for Action in Keynote Address to Annual National Foreign Trade Council Dinner
 
Wednesday, 6.30.10
NFTC Urges Administration to Move Forward With Next Steps on Colombia FTA
 
Monday, 6.28.10
NFTC Applauds President Obama’s Commitment to Move KORUS FTA Forward
 
Tuesday, 5.18.10
NFTC, USA*Engage Welcome Multilateral Agreement on UN Security Council Iran Sanctions Resolution
 
Monday, 5.10.10
NFTC Urges President Obama to Send Pending FTAs to Congress This Year
 
Tuesday, 4.13.10
Leading U.S. Business Associations Endorse Cuba Travel Bill
 
Friday, 4.9.10
NFTC Urges Secretary Vilsack to Increase Sugar Import Quota, Asks Congress to Press for Reform
 
Monday, 3.15.10
New Study Details Chinese Government Policies to Promote Domestic Renewable Energy Sector & Implications for Foreign Firms
 
Wednesday, 3.3.10
NFTC President Urges Congress to Repeal Section 211
 
Monday, 3.1.10
NFTC Welcomes 2010 Trade Agenda, Urges Action
 
Thursday, 2.25.10
NFTC Joins Business and NGO Leaders in Releasing White Paper on the Promotion of Trade and Investment with Sub-Saharan Africa
 
Tuesday, 2.16.10
NFTC Welcomes Former Ford International Governmental Affairs Director as New Senior Vice President
 
Friday, 2.5.10
NFTC Applauds U.S., Canada for Reaching Breakthrough on ‘Buy America’
 
Thursday, 2.4.10
Leading Business Associations Welcome Administration’s National Export Initiative
 
Friday, 1.29.10
NFTC, USA*Engage Express Deep Disappointment Over Senate Approval of Iran Sanctions Bill
 
Friday, 1.29.10
NFTC Launches Twitter Account
 
Thursday, 1.28.10
NFTC Welcomes President’s Commitment to Expanding Export Opportunities, Strengthening Trade Ties
 
Saturday, 12.19.09
As Climate Accord Takes Shape, NFTC Urges Integration with Global Economic Framework
 
Tuesday, 12.15.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Urge House to Oppose Unilateral Iran Sanctions Bill
 
Tuesday, 12.15.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Express Serious Concerns About House Passage of Iran Sanctions Bill, Urge Senators to Reject Legislation
 
Monday, 12.14.09
NFTC Welcomes Administration’s Notification to Congress on Intent to Join TPP Negotiations
 
Monday, 12.14.09
NFTC Welcomes Omnibus Bill Provisions to Ease Flow of Agricultural Exports to Cuba
 
Monday, 12.14.09
NFTC Commends House for Approving GSP & ATPA Extensions, Urges Senate to Follow Suit
 
Thursday, 12.10.09
NFTC Leads U.S. Business Delegation to Copenhagen Climate Summit
 
Monday, 12.7.09
NFTC President Outlines U.S. Business Community’s Principles for Comprehensive Export Control Reform
 
Wednesday, 12.2.09
NFTC Statement on WTO Ministerial Conference
 
Monday, 11.23.09
On Third Anniversary of Colombia FTA Signing, NFTC Urges Administration to Move Forward with Trade Pact
 
Thursday, 11.19.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Welcome Hearing on Lifting Cuba Travel Ban
 
Thursday, 11.19.09
NFTC Applauds Bipartisan Group of Senators for Urging USTR to Pursue Environmental Goods and Services Agreement
 
Tuesday, 11.17.09
In Senate Testimony, NFTC Urges Aggressive Green Trade Component to U.S. Climate Agenda
 
Tuesday, 11.17.09
NFTC President Calls on Congress to Modernize Trade Preference Programs
 
Saturday, 11.14.09
NFTC Applauds President Obama for Announcing U.S. Commitment to Join TPP Negotiations
 
Tuesday, 11.10.09
NFTC President Underscores Need for Multilateral Approach to Climate Change During WEF Panel in New Delhi
 
Wednesday, 11.4.09
NFTC Urges President Obama to Pursue TPP Negotiations
 
Friday, 10.30.09
NFTC President Calls for Market-Oriented U.S. Sugar Policy Reform
 
Wednesday, 10.21.09
Association Letter on Nominees Cabinet posts in the Commerce, Treasury and State Departments, and the Office of the United States Trade Representative
 
Thursday, 10.15.09
NFTC Foundation Hosts 95th Annual World Trade Dinner
 
Wednesday, 10.14.09
NFTC and USA*Engage Express Disappointment Over House Approval of Iran Divestment Bill
 
Thursday, 10.1.09
CEE Relocates to NFTC’s Washington, DC Offices
 
Monday, 9.21.09
NFTC President Delivers Speech on Trade-Related Aspects of Climate Legislation
 
Friday, 9.18.09
NFTC Issues Policy Recommendations on Trade-Related Aspects of Climate Legislation
 
Thursday, 9.17.09
NFTC Joins Overwhelming Appeal for Approval of U.S.-Colombia FTA
 
Tuesday, 9.15.09
NFTC Urges Prompt Approval of U.S.-Colombia FTA
 
Tuesday, 9.8.09
NFTC and USA*Engage Welcome New Cuba Regulations Notes “More Work Left to Be Done”
 
Monday, 8.24.09
Leading Business Groups Urge Federal Court to Dismiss South African Alien Tort Lawsuit
 
Tuesday, 8.18.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Applaud Senator Webb’s Burma Visit
 
Thursday, 8.13.09
NFTC Statement On Administration's Planned Review of U.S. Export Controls
 
Thursday, 8.13.09
Coalition for Security and Competitiveness Welcomes Administration's Announcement on Export Control Review
 
Wednesday, 8.12.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Applaud 11th Circuit Court’s Decision in Sinaltrainal Alien Tort Case
 
Wednesday, 8.5.09
Trade Associations Urge President Obama to Move Forward on Bipartisan U.S. Trade Agenda
 
Monday, 8.3.09
NFTC Launches Trade and Climate Working Group
 
Thursday, 7.30.09
Business Leaders Call on Administration to Lower Barriers to Green Trade
 
Wednesday, 7.22.09
Associations Urge Senate Leaders to Reject House Climate Bill Provisions That Could Negatively Impact Trade Relations
 
Wednesday, 7.22.09
NFTC, USA*Engage and 15 Other Organizations Urge President to Lift Cuba Academic Travel Restrictions
 
Thursday, 7.16.09
NFTC Statement on Ambassador Kirk’s Speech in Pittsburgh
 
Tuesday, 7.14.09
NFTC Applauds Cuba Provisions in FY2010 Appropriations Bills
 
Monday, 7.13.09
Trade and Industry Leaders Urge President Obama to Reform Outdated U.S. Export Control System
 
Thursday, 7.9.09
NFTC Launches Facebook Page
 
Wednesday, 7.1.09
NFTC Applauds Administration's Review of Country Eligibility for Andean Trade Preferences
 
Monday, 6.29.09
NFTC Statement on Visit of Colombian President Uribe
 
Friday, 6.26.09
USLBA Board of Directors Transitions Management of Association to NFTC
 
Friday, 6.26.09
NFTC Statement on Passage of the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009
 
Thursday, 6.25.09
NFTC, USCIB Release Joint Letter on Trade and Competitiveness Provisions in Climate Bill
 
Tuesday, 6.23.09
NFTC Welcomes Consultations on Trade Dispute with China
 
Tuesday, 6.23.09
Leading Trade Groups Say Proposed Ex-Im Bank Restrictions Amount to Unilateral U.S. Sanction on Worldwide Companies
 
Monday, 6.22.09
NFTC Releases Analysis of Trade-Related Provisions of Draft Climate Text
 
Monday, 6.15.09
NFTC Urges Administration to Move Forward on Its International Economic Engagement Agenda
 
Tuesday, 6.9.09
NFTC and USA*Engage Commend California State Assembly Committee Chairman for Putting a Hold on Divestment Legislation
 
Thursday, 5.21.09
NFTC Commends Senate Finance Committee for Holding Hearing on U.S.-Panama FTA
 
Thursday, 5.21.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Endorse Baucus Bill Aimed at Reforming U.S. Cuba Policy
 
Wednesday, 5.20.09
Major Industry Associations Urge Immediate Senate Action on the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill
 
Tuesday, 5.19.09
NFTC Welcomes USTR Signals on Trans-Pacific Partnership
 
Monday, 5.18.09
NFTC Welcomes Administration’s Plans for Action on U.S. Trade Agenda
 
Monday, 5.11.09
NFTC Statement on International Tax Provisions Included in Administration’s Greenbook
 
Thursday, 5.7.09
USA*Engage and NFTC Urge Congress to Rethink Unilateral Iran Sanctions Legislation
 
Friday, 5.1.09
NFTC Statement on Swine Flu and Trade with Mexico
 
Wednesday, 4.22.09
NFTC Calls for Reform of U.S. Trade Preferences for Developing Countries
 
Monday, 4.20.09
NFTC Welcomes Continued Dialogue on U.S.-Colombia FTA
 
Wednesday, 4.15.09
NFTC Letter to USTR in support of the TPP
 
Monday, 4.13.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Applaud New Direction in U.S. Cuba Policy
 
Friday, 4.10.09
Global Innovation Forum Unveils Brain Trust
 
Wednesday, 4.8.09
NFTC Urges President Obama to Work With Congress to Resolve Mexican Trucking Dispute
 
Wednesday, 4.8.09
NFTC’s Global Innovation Forum & Howard University’s ELI Institute Host
 
Thursday, 4.2.09
NFTC Commends Senate Majority Leader for Statement in Support of G-20 Communiqué
 
Monday, 3.30.09
NFTC Urges President Obama to Express U.S. Commitment to Trade and Investment at G20 Summit
 
Monday, 3.30.09
NFTC, USA*Engage Endorse Legislation to Permit Travel to Cuba
 
Monday, 3.23.09
Joint Business Letter to President Obama on the Trans-Pacific Partnership
 
Friday, 3.20.09
U.S. Business Community and NGO Leaders Unite to Urge the President and Congress to Take Action on Trade & Investment Agenda
 
Tuesday, 3.17.09
NFTC Urges Congress to Abide by NAFTA Commitments and Restore U.S.-Mexico Cross Border Trucking
 
Monday, 3.9.09
NTFC Launches Revamped Web site
 
Wednesday, 3.4.09
NFTC Endorses Initiation of Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
 
Tuesday, 3.3.09
NTFC Applauds Cuba Language in Omnibus Bill and Recommendations in Senate Foreign Relations Committee Staff Report
 
Monday, 3.2.09
NFTC Statement on Administration’s 2009 Trade Policy Agenda
 
Wednesday, 2.11.09
United Businesses Urge Support of TAA in the Economic Stimulus
 
Thursday, 2.5.09
NFTC Commends Senate Amendment on Trade Adjustment Assistance Program
 
Tuesday, 2.3.09
NFTC Welcomes Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Principles on Climate Change Legislation
 
Tuesday, 2.3.09
NFTC Applauds President Obama’s Choice for Commerce Secretary
 
Wednesday, 1.28.09
NFTC Cautions Against Global Protectionism in Response to Financial Crisis
 
Thursday, 1.22.09
Joint Association Letter Opposing New “Buy American” Provisions in Stimulus
 
Friday, 1.16.09
NFTC Applauds Proclamation to Implement U.S.-Peru FTA
 
Thursday, 1.15.09
National Foreign Trade Council Welcomes U.S.-UAE 123 Agreement
 
Friday, 1.2.09
National Foreign Trade Council Applauds U.S.-Oman FTA Entry Into Force
 
Tuesday, 12.23.08
WTO Forecast for 2009
 
Friday, 12.19.08
Joint Association NAFTA Trucking Letter to House
 
Thursday, 12.18.08
Forecast for U.S.-Russian Trade Relations in 2009 (Revised and Updated Version)
 
Tuesday, 12.16.08
Trade Policy Forecast
 
Monday, 12.15.08
Changing Dynamics of China Trade Debate
 
Monday, 12.15.08
NFTC Featured in Congressional Quarterly Article on Trade Policy
 
Thursday, 12.11.08
Forecast on South Africa
 
Tuesday, 11.18.08
NFTC Issues Policy Recommendations to President-elect Obama
 
Monday, 11.17.08
NFTC Releases Analysis of 2008 Congressional Election Results and Their Impact on U.S. Trade Policy
 
Wednesday, 11.12.08
NFTC Welcomes New Senior Vice President Robert Ragan
 
Friday, 10.24.08
NFTC and USA*Engage Release 110th Congressional Report Card
 
Thursday, 9.25.08
Joint Association Letter on Andean Trade Preferences Renewal
 
Monday, 9.22.08
NFTC Welcomes U.S. Entry Into Trade Negotiations with Four Asia-Pacific Nations
 
Thursday, 9.18.08
Global Food Safety Seen as Growing Trade Issue
 
Wednesday, 9.17.08
Bill Reinsch's Speech on Impact of Corruption on Global Business
 
Wednesday, 9.17.08
NFTC President Says Corruption Remains a Serious Threat to International Commerce
 
Thursday, 9.11.08
NFTC Honors Congressman Gregory Meeks with World Trade Award
 
Thursday, 9.11.08
Gutierrez, Schwab Continue Push for FTA Approval at NFTC’s 94th Annual World Trade Dinner
 
Wednesday, 9.10.08
Remarks of U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Susan Schwab NFTC’s 94th Annual World Trade Dinner and Award Ceremony
 
Wednesday, 9.10.08
Remarks of Columnist Steven Pearlstein at NFTC’s 94th Annual World Trade Dinner and Award Ceremony
 
Wednesday, 9.10.08
Coalition Letter to House on Korea FTA
 
Wednesday, 9.10.08
Coalition letter to Senate on Korea FTA
 
Tuesday, 9.2.08
NFTC Announces Promotion and Staff Addition
 
Friday, 8.1.08
Connecting the Dots: The Global Economy and Supply Chain Management
 
Friday, 8.1.08
New NFTC Study Explores the Importance of Global Supply Chains in International Commerce
 
Wednesday, 7.30.08
NFTC Applauds House Approval of Trade Preference Bill, Urges Senate to Take Action ‘Expeditiously’
 
Tuesday, 7.29.08
NFTC Statement on Collapse of Doha Round Negotiations
 
Monday, 7.28.08
NFTC Issues Statement on Doha Round
 
Monday, 7.21.08
NFTC Warns Against Including TRIPS Amendments in Doha Negotiations
 
Wednesday, 7.16.08
NFTC Calls on Advanced Developing Nations to Help Break Doha ‘Deadlocks’ Next Week
 
Thursday, 7.10.08
NFTC Releases Draft “Trade Negotiating Authority Act of 2009”
 
Thursday, 7.10.08
NFTC Letter Transmitting Draft “Trade Negotiating Authority Act of 2009” to Congress
 
Tuesday, 7.8.08
Association Letter to Congress on Russia 123 Agreement
 
Thursday, 6.19.08
NFTC Welcomes U.S.-China Bilateral Investment Treaty Negotiations
 
Thursday, 6.12.08
Letter to Congress in Support of GSP
 
Tuesday, 6.10.08
NFTC Calls for Continued Efforts Towards a Barrier-Free Transatlantic Marketplace
 
Tuesday, 5.20.08
NFTC Statement on the Issuance of New Agriculture and NAMA Texts in Doha Round Negotiations
 
Tuesday, 5.20.08
NFTC Commemorates World Trade Day, Urges Congress to Take Action on Pending FTAs, Trade Adjustment Assistance
 
Wednesday, 5.14.08
NFTC Warns New Farm Bill May Not Comply with WTO Obligations, Exacerbates U.S. Sugar Program Problems
 
Wednesday, 5.7.08
NFTC Urges President, Speaker and Congressional Leaders to Take Bipartisan Action on U.S.-Colombia FTA, TAA
 
Friday, 5.2.08
Business Community Letter Regarding Preferences for Haiti
 
Friday, 4.25.08
Coalition Letter to Congress on U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement
 
Monday, 4.21.08
NFTC Welcomes News of U.S.-Korea Agreement on Beef
 
Wednesday, 4.16.08
NFTC President Provides Insights on Politics of U.S.-Latin America Trade Policy
 
Friday, 4.11.08
NFTC and Other U.S. Business Community Leaders Head to Geneva to Advocate Successful Conclusion to Doha Round
 
Wednesday, 4.9.08
NFTC Statement on U.S.-Colombia FTA
 
Monday, 4.7.08
NFTC Urges Congress to Approve U.S.-Colombia FTA
 
Monday, 3.10.08
NFTC Urges Congress to Permit Full Implementation of U.S.-Mexico Trucking Pilot Program
 
Thursday, 3.6.08
NFTC, U.S.-Middle East Free Trade Coalition Welcome New Boeing, Gulf Air Business Deal
 
Thursday, 2.28.08
NFTC Applauds ATPA Extension, Urges Approval of Colombia FTA
 
Friday, 2.8.08
NFTC Urges WTO Members to Agree on New Agriculture and NAMA Modalities, Conclude Round Successfully
 
Tuesday, 2.5.08
NFTC Applauds New Initiative to Expand U.S.- Asia-Pacific Economic Relations, Investment and Financial Services Opportunities
 
Monday, 1.28.08
NFTC Releases Statement on 2008 State of the Union Address
 
Tuesday, 1.22.08
NFTC Welcomes New Chairman John Mullen, CEO, DHL Express
 
Monday, 12.10.07
International Business Community Urges WTO Members to Exert Leadership, Conclude Doha Round
 
Tuesday, 12.4.07
NFTC Applauds Senate Approval of Peru Trade Promotion Agreement
 
Thursday, 11.15.07
CEO Letter on China-Related Legislation
 
Thursday, 11.8.07
NFTC Commends House for Bipartisan Approval of U.S.-Peru Trade Agreement
 
Wednesday, 10.31.07
NFTC Urges House to Pass Trade Adjustment Assistance Reform Bill
 
Wednesday, 10.31.07
NFTC Applauds Bipartisan Committee Approval of U.S.-PeruTrade Agreement
 
Friday, 10.19.07
NFTC Urges WTO Members to Agree on Modalities this Fall: Exceptions to the General Approaches Must be Strictly Limited
 
Thursday, 10.18.07
Remarks to the International Business Forum of the World Trade Club Detroit/Windsor
 
Monday, 10.15.07
NFTC Supports US-Peru FTA
 
Wednesday, 10.10.07
NFTC Expresses Strong Disappointment with NAMA 11 Paper
 
Wednesday, 10.3.07
Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Honored with NFTC World Trade Award
 
Wednesday, 10.3.07
House Majority Leader Hoyer Outlines “New Deal” on Trade
 
Tuesday, 9.25.07
Association and Company Letter to Congress on China
 
Tuesday, 9.25.07
NFTC Hails Committee Markups of U.S.-Peru Trade Agreement as Important Steps Toward Approval
 
Tuesday, 9.11.07
NFTC Commends Senate Finance Committee for Action on U.S.-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement
 
Monday, 9.10.07
NFTC Welcomes New Senior Vice President Catherine Bennett
 
Wednesday, 9.5.07
NFTC Applauds Senate Finance Committee for Scheduling Hearing on U.S.-Peru Trade Agreement
 
Wednesday, 9.5.07
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer to Keynote NFTC’s 93rd Annual World Trade Dinner
 
Thursday, 8.2.07
NFTC and Development Finance International Urge Congress to Recognize Need for World Bank Reform
 
Thursday, 8.2.07
Reforming Key International Finance Institutions for the 21st Century, Testimony of Diane Wilkens
 
Tuesday, 7.17.07
NFTC Commends WTO Chairmen for Issuing Texts on NAMA and Agriculture
 
Wednesday, 7.11.07
Promises and Perils: The U.S.-PRC Trade Relationship - Center for National Policy
 
Wednesday, 7.11.07
NFTC President Provides Outlook on Future of U.S.-China Economic Relations
 
Saturday, 6.30.07
NFTC Praises U.S. and South Korean Negotiators for Signing KORUS FTA
 
Thursday, 6.28.07
NFTC Applauds Signing of U.S.-Panama FTA
 
Tuesday, 6.26.07
The Future Global Trading System: Remarks to the 2007 Joint Operational Environment Seminar
 
Thursday, 6.21.07
NFTC Expresses Disappointment Over Outcome of G-4 WTO Talks
 
Wednesday, 6.13.07
NFTC Vice President of Trade and Export Finance Discusses the Impact of U.S. Trade Policy on State Economic Growth
 
Friday, 6.8.07
U.S. Business Groups Urge World Bank to Include International Business Community in Procurement Discussion
 
Tuesday, 6.5.07
Association's Letter to World Bank’ on Status Report, “Use of Country Systems in Bank Supported Operations"
 
Tuesday, 6.5.07
NFTC Letter to U.S. Governors: The United States and Global Trade: A State Legislator’s Guide to Maximizing Economic Opportunity through Trade"
 
Thursday, 5.31.07
President Bush Address United States Global Leadership Campaign
 
Tuesday, 5.29.07
NFTC Applauds New Congressional Efforts to Reform U.S. Food and Agriculture Policy
 
Tuesday, 5.15.07
NFTC Cites Importance of Trade to State Economies
 
Monday, 5.14.07
The United States and Global Trade: A State Legislator’s Guide to Maximizing Economic Opportunity through Trade
 
Monday, 5.14.07
NFTC Commends Congress and the Administration for Efforts to Achieve Bipartisan Trade Agenda
 
Thursday, 3.22.07
NFTC Urges Political Leadership on the Doha Negotiations
 
Friday, 2.23.07
NFTC Lauds New U.S.-Mexico Cross Border Trucking Pilot Program
 
Wednesday, 2.21.07
Summary of House Committee on Financial Services Hearing on H.R. 556
 
Monday, 2.12.07
NFTC Joins New Campaign to Urge Congress to Renew Trade Promotion Authority
 
Thursday, 2.8.07
Summary of Joint Economic Committee Hearing on Challenges Facing the Middle Class
 
Monday, 2.5.07
U.S. Exporters Endorse Ex-Im Bank Accounting Change
 
Tuesday, 1.30.07
NFTC Calls for Timely Renewal of TPA and Reform of Farm Programs
 
Monday, 1.15.07
U.S. and International Business Associations Urge Immediate Reopening of Doha Talks
 
Thursday, 10.12.06
USA*Engage and NFTC Release Trade and Engagement Report Card for 109th Congress
 
Tuesday, 3.8.05
NFTC Sets Trade and Investment Agenda
 
Tuesday, 7.20.04
Passage of U.S.-Morocco FTA in House & Senate Committees Should Spur Agreement Completion Before August Recess, Business Coalition Says