Trade blocs

Power Generation in North America (NAFTA) Industry Guide (2014 to 2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 10:33am

The "Power Generation North America (NAFTA) Industry Guide 2014-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Power Generation North America (NAFTA) Industry Guide 2014-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the NAFTA power generation industry.
  • The power generation industry within the NAFTA countries had a total market value of $601.6 billion in 2018.
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the NAFTA power generation industry?

2020 Outlook into the Latin American Passenger Vehicle (PV) Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 2:59pm

The "Latin American Passenger Vehicle (PV) Market Outlook, 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Latin American Passenger Vehicle (PV) Market Outlook, 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • In the present research service, the publisher analyzes the LATAM LV market outlook for 2020.
  • What is the current status of the Latin American light vehicles market?
  • How will the new regional re-configuration of trade alliances, like Mercosur or USMCA, impact the passenger vehicles market?

QAD Precision Releases United States - Mexico - Canada Agreement (USMCA) Benchmark Tool

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:05pm

QAD Precision, an industry-leading provider of global trade compliance and transportation execution software, has announced the release of a USMCA Benchmark Tool that supports companies checking their readiness to comply with the rules of origin in the new United States - Mexico - Canada Agreement (USMCA).

Key Points: 
  • QAD Precision, an industry-leading provider of global trade compliance and transportation execution software, has announced the release of a USMCA Benchmark Tool that supports companies checking their readiness to comply with the rules of origin in the new United States - Mexico - Canada Agreement (USMCA).
  • To check their preparations for USMCA rules of origin readiness using the tool, companies answer a series of four questions.
  • QAD Precision also provides Free Trade Agreement (FTA) software that enables companies to determine FTA origin in real-time and within fractions of a second.
  • QAD Precision, a division of QAD Inc., provides industry-leading global trade compliance, and multi carrier transportation execution solutions from a single, integrated platform.

Academics and experts questioned on the level playing field

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 12:03am

What role do level playing field provisions play in trade agreements, and how do they compare to the EUs approach to negotiations with the UK?

Key Points: 
  • What role do level playing field provisions play in trade agreements, and how do they compare to the EUs approach to negotiations with the UK?
  • The EU Internal Market Sub-Committee will be exploring these and other questions with experts on international trade and labour standards.
  • The level playing field is emerging as a likely critical point in negotiations on the future relationship, with the Government and the Commission starting from opposite but equally strong positions.
  • The UK and EUs emerging negotiating positions on the level playing field appear to be at odds with each other.

Academics and experts questioned on the level playing field

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 12:01am

What role do level playing field provisions play in trade agreements, and how do they compare to the EUs approach to negotiations with the UK?

Key Points: 
  • What role do level playing field provisions play in trade agreements, and how do they compare to the EUs approach to negotiations with the UK?
  • The EU Internal Market Sub-Committee will be exploring these and other questions with experts on international trade and labour standards.
  • The level playing field is emerging as a likely critical point in negotiations on the future relationship, with the Government and the Commission starting from opposite but equally strong positions.
  • The UK and EUs emerging negotiating positions on the level playing field appear to be at odds with each other.

Article - Coming up: EU-Vietnam trade deal, artificial intelligence and EU-UK cooperation

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 8:00pm

MEPs will vote on the free trade and investment deals between the EU and Vietnam on Wednesday.

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  • MEPs will vote on the free trade and investment deals between the EU and Vietnam on Wednesday.
  • The free trade agreement will eliminate virtually all tariffs between Vietnam and the European Union over the course of a decade.
  • During a debate on Monday and a vote on Wednesday, members will outline the challenges of artificial intelligence and automated decision-making and possible measures to better protect consumers .
  • On Wednesday, they will vote on a resolution calling for an EU strategy to end female genital mutilation around the world.

No Time for a Victory Lap: Implementation of USMCA Must Start Now

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 5:45pm

Considering the fact that 95% of customers who purchase U.S. goods and services live outside the United States, trade is our lifeline.

Key Points: 
  • Considering the fact that 95% of customers who purchase U.S. goods and services live outside the United States, trade is our lifeline.
  • For the last two years, we have traveled with mayors, county judges, chamber of commerce leaders and trade advocacy groups all across North America to build support for USMCA.
  • Some of the naysayers said it would be a cold day before we could get this trade agreement passed.
  • Despite the ratification of USMCA, however, there is no time for a victory lap.

Article - EU-Vietnam trade deal: what are the benefits?

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 8:00pm

Additionally, as the first trade deal of the new European Parliament, we must show we want to set standards worldwide, all while creating prosperity and new jobs.

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  • Additionally, as the first trade deal of the new European Parliament, we must show we want to set standards worldwide, all while creating prosperity and new jobs.
  • I am well aware of the concerns, but trade agreements like this are a lever to improve standards outside the EU.
  • If we are doing our best, we should expect the same of others, so the trade deal has a climate aspect.
  • Read more about the EUs trade policy and human rights

    Should Parliament approve the agreements on 12 February, what are the next steps?

Russia and the Eurasian Union - Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs, Understand the Competitive Landscape of the Growing Markets in the CIS Region (London, United Kingdom - March 2-3, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 4:20pm

The "Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs in Russia and the Eurasian Union" interactive course has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs in Russia and the Eurasian Union" interactive course has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This interactive course will discuss the regulatory requirements within these regions, and discuss the implications of the new joint Eurasian Union regulation.
  • This interactive course will guide you through national procedures as well as exploring the implications of and updates on the Eurasian Union regulation.
  • Local registrations trials in Russia, CIS, and the Eurasian Union

Article - Future EU-UK relations: next steps

Monday, February 3, 2020 - 8:01pm

Future relations will be part of a separate agreement.

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  • Future relations will be part of a separate agreement.
  • What the future relations agreement will cover

    The issues in any agreement on future relations range from defence and the fight against terrorism to the environment, research, education and so on.

  • One of the key negotiations will concern the conditions and principles for future trade, including the questions of possible tariffs, product standards, a level-playing field and how to resolve disputes.
  • EU citizens in the UK and Brits in the EU have the right to continue living and working where they are now.