International Trade

U.S. Statement at the WTO Trade Policy Review of Barbados

Barbados is a valued hemispheric partner of the United States, and the commercial relationship between our countries is vibrant and growing.

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Statement by the United States at the January 26, 2015, DSB Meeting

See attached below the U.S. statement as delivered at the January 26th meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body (DSB).

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USTR Michael Froman: Twenty years in and bogged down, what’s the way forward for the WTO?

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Having marked its 20th anniversary earlier this month, the World Trade Organization must move quickly from celebrating to soul-searching when some of its members convene in Switzerland this week.

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Statement by the United States at the January 16, 2015, DSB Meeting

See attached below the U.S. statement as delivered at the January 16th meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) READ MORE (pdf)

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Statement by the United States at the December 19, 2014, WTO DSB Meeting

See attached below the U.S. statement as delivered at the December 19th meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body (DSB)

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U.S. Statement at the WTO Trade Policy Review of the United States: Day 2

Our experience on Tuesday confirmed the usefulness of that process of listening. We appreciate the observations offered by over 50 Members, and the mostly constructive spirit in which they were articulated.

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Statement by the United States at the December 17th 2014, WTO DSB Meeting

See attached below the U.S. statement as delivered at the December 17th meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body (DSB)

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Ambassador Michael Punke’s Statement Delivered at the 12th WTO Trade Policy Review of the United States

The United States places high value on the trade policy review process. This process remains vitally important for promoting greater awareness and understanding of Members’ trade policies and practices.

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U.S. Statement at the Trade Policy of Hong Kong, China

The United States recognizes Hong Kong, China’s rich history as a trade and finance hub and values the vibrant and dynamic local culture that stems from its diversity.

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Statement by the United States at the November 18, 2014, WTO DSB Meeting

See attached below the U.S. statement as delivered at the November 18 meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) Read More (pdf)

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