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- Vietnam trade eased, but restraints remain. Goodman, Davis P. // World Trade;Dec98, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p24
Points out the significant barriers that still exist in trading activities between the United States and Vietnam. Higher column 2 duty rates for Vietnamese exports to the United States; Lower tariffs that apply to imports from countries that enjoy Normal Trade Relations status; Use of extreme...
- Senators urge government to level the playing field for U.S. catfish farmers. // Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;2/20/2013, p16
The article reports that the U.S. Obama administration has been urged by Senators to enforce trade laws to protect American catfish growers. Eight senators are cited to have called for the prevention of unfair imports of low-cost Asian catfish-like species. Vietnamese imports are presented to...
- U.S. marketers seek Vietnam trade accord. Jaben, Jan; Crumley, Bruce // Advertising Age;7/17/1995, Vol. 66 Issue 28, p34
Reports that marketers are pushing or a formalized bilateral trade agreement in the wake of President Bill Clinton's decision in July 1995 to establish diplomatic relations with Vietnam. Recommendations being planned by the members of the United States-Vietnam Trade Council.
- Experts urge caution on business in Vietnam. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;7/24/95, Vol. 16 Issue 30, p1
Reports on the advantages and disadvantages of conducting trade with Vietnam. Vietnam's need for products; Difficulty in paying; Impact of US President Bill Clinton's decision to normalize trade relations with Vietnam.
- Unfair crackdown? Field, Alan M. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/28/2007, Vol. 8 Issue 21, p36A
The article reports on the effects of a monitoring program by the U.S. Commerce Department on Vietnamese imports. The program is intended to determine whether the government should engage in anti-dumping investigations to protect the textile industry which was adversely affected by imports from...
- Imports From Vietnam's Soar. Clark, Evan // DNR: Daily News Record;10/16/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 42, p8
The article reports that China continues to be fashion's manufacturing powerhouse, but all eyes in the trade-policy world are currently on Vietnam. The apparel and textile imports in China are revealed. U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham and Elizabeth Dole lifted their holds on a bill allowing...
- Vietnam trade: No quick payoff. Impoco, Jim // U.S. News & World Report;4/25/94, Vol. 116 Issue 16, p19
Reports that in the two months since President Bill Clinton lifted a 19-year-old trade embargo, United States companies have scrambled to do business in Vietnam. Vietnam's first U.S. trade fair since Saigon fell in 1975 being held in Hanoi; Warnings for American businessmen in a report by...
- Frenzy in Capital on Vietnam Quotas. Ellis, Kristi // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/23/2003, Vol. 185 Issue 83, p3
Focuses on the controversy over government investigation on illegal transshipping through Vietnam into the U.S. Call for imposition of quotas at lower levels; Estimation of the value of imports; Debate over unilateral quotas.
- China Imports to U.S. Increase in February. Clark, Evan // DNR: Daily News Record;4/23/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 17, p22
The article discusses how China, South Korea and Vietnam all drove up their apparel and textile imports to the U.S. in February 2007, according to a U.S. Commerce Department report that also showed a reduction in the U.S. trade deficit for the second straight month. The article reports that...