- Table of Contents
- Full Issue in PDF
- Brazil and the United States: Working to Advance Their Common Prosperity
- In Colombia, Trade Opportunities and Stiff Competition
- Mastering the Art of Helping U.S. Companies Export
- Short Takes
- Trade Calendar
- Featured Trade Event: World Trade Week 2011
International Trade Update
International Trade Update is published monthly by the Office of Public Affairs of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. Subscribe for updates by email.
Download full issue in PDF format.
Brazil and the United States: Working to Advance Their Common Prosperity
Brazil, an economic powerhouse of 193 million people, looms as an increasingly important trading partner for the United States. During their visits to Brasília, Rio de Janeiro, and São Paulo last month, President Barack Obama and Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke undertook a number of actions that will help the U.S.–Brazilian commercial relationship prosper during the coming years.
In Colombia, Trade Opportunities and Stiff Competition
The United States is Colombia’s No. 1 trading partner, selling $12 billion in goods in 2010. But U.S. exporters face increasing competition as other countries aggressively pursue opportunities in this active and growing market.
Mastering the Art of Helping U.S. Companies Export
A unique outreach and training program conducted by the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service is helping the international sales forces of three large U.S. delivery companies to spot the exporting potential of their customers.
- ITA Win: Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Allowed to Enter Bahrain Duty Free
- Applications Sought for U.S.–Brazil CEO Forum
International Trade Calendar:
The International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, manages this global trade site to provide access to ITA information on promoting trade and investment, strengthening the competitiveness of U.S. industry, and ensuring fair trade and compliance with trade laws and agreements. External links to other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein. This site contains PDF documents. A PDF reader is available from Adobe Systems Incorporated.