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China Glass 2017 Wraps Up in Beijing

The Asian glass industry—and to a large extent, the international glass industry as a whole—is congregating in Beijing this week for the 28th annual China Glass exhibition, taking place from May 24-27. While the show features a majority of domestic … Continue reading

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U.S. Files WTO Complaint Against China Regarding Aluminum

The United States filed a new trade enforcement complaint against China at the World Trade Organization (WTO), alleging the country is skirting WTO rules by providing subsidies to certain producers of primary aluminum. The Obama Administration announced Thursday it took … Continue reading

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China and the WTO: Mark Your Calendars

On December 11, 2016, one sentence in China’s protocol of accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) will expire. Depending on how that provision is handled, China may have to be treated as a market economy by WTO members, which … Continue reading

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Report: China Not to Blame for Falling U.S. Aluminum Production

Declines in the U.S. primary aluminum industry aren’t entirely the fault of China, James Breeden with UNO International Trade Strategy argues in a recent white paper. He adds that more trade barriers will hurt the situation rather than help it. … Continue reading

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AEC Joins Manufacturers for Trade Enforcement

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) has joined Manufacturers for Trade Enforcement, a coalition of U.S. industry trade groups opposed to the automatic granting of market economy status (MES) for China at the end of 2016. AEC joins the Aluminum Association, … Continue reading

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