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2001- 2005

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December
2005
Steel Imports for November 2005 Decreased 15 Percent from October 2005
12/28/05

• Fact Sheet

Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigationson Imports of Diamond Sawblades and Parts Thereof from the People's Republic of China and the Republic of Korea
12/21/05

• Fact Sheet

International Visitation to the U.S. Grows Through September
12/15/05

• Press Release

Final Results of the 2nd Administrative Reviews: Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders on Softwood Lumber from Canada
12/6/05
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Carbon and Certain Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Germany, the People's Republic of China, and Turkey
12/1/05
• Fact Sheet
November
2005
Steel Imports for October 2005 Increased 18 Percent from September 2005
11/29/05
• Fact Sheet
Statement on CITA Decision Regarding Requests for Safeguard Action on Imports of Textiles and Apparel From China
11/23/05
• Statement
  CITA Ends Further Consideration of Pending Requests for Safeguard Action on Imports of Textiles and Apparel From China
11/23/05
• Fact Sheet
NAFTA Panel Decision: Fifth Remand Determination Countervailing Duty Investigation on Softwood Lumber from Canada
11/22/05
• Press Release
  Statement on NAFTA Panel Decision on Softwood Lumber From Canada
11/16/05
• Press Release
International Visitation to the U.S. Grows Through August - November 10, 2005
11/10/05
• Press Release
  CITA Extends China Safeguard Decisions
11/10/05
• Press Release
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Liquid Sulfer Dixide from Canada - Novermber 10, 2005
11/10/05
• Fact Sheet
Secretary Gutierrez Announces U.S. Travel and Tourism Board
11/2/05
• Press Release
CITA's Decisions to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports from China of Cotton Terry and Other Pile Towels (Category 363)
11/1/05
• Fact Sheet
CITA Extends China Safeguard Decisions
11/1/05
• Fact Sheet
CITA - Exemption from Category 647/648 of Ski and Snowboard Pants Manufactured in the People's Republic of China - FR Notice
11/1/05
• Federal Register Notice
October
2005
Preliminary Determiniation of Antidumping Duty Investigation: Certain Artist Canvas from the People's Republic of China
10/31/05
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Department Files Motion with NAFTA Panel on Softwood Lumber Imports from Canada
10/28/05
• Press Release
Gutierrez Lauds Senate for Voting to Confirm Franklin L. Lavin as Under Secretary for International Trade
10/28/05
• Press Release
Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Superalloy Degassed Chromium from Japan
10/26/05
• Fact Sheet
Steel Imports for September 2005 Decreased 5 Percent from August 2005 - October 25, 2005
10/25/05
• Fact Sheet
CITA Extends China Safeguard Decision
10/17/05
• Press Release
Hernandez Sworn in as Assistant Secretary for Trade Promotion and Director General of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service
10/12/05
• Press Release
International Visitation to the U.S. Continued to Rise Through July
10/11/05
• Press Release
  Commerce Department to Help Textile Firms Export
10/06/05
• Press Release
CITA Decision to Accept China Textile Safeguard Requests for Further Consideration - October 5, 2005
10/05/05
• Fact Sheet
September
2005
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Certain Lined Paper Products from India, Indonesia, and the People's Republic of China and Countervailing Duty Investigations on Imports from India and Indonesia
09/30/05
• Fact Sheet
  CITA Extends China Safeguard Decisions
09/30/05
• Press Release
  Steel Imports for August 2005 Decreased 12 Percent from July 2005 - September 27, 2005
09/27/05
• Fact Sheet
CITA Clears the Way for Textile Importers to Aid Victims of Hurricane Katrina
09/15/05
• Press Release
  Commerce Announces A Continued Rise in International Visitation to the U.S. During the First Half of 2005
09/12/05
• Press Release
CITA's Decisions to Invoke Safeguards on Two Textile and Apparel Product Categories and to Extend the Time for Determination on Four Textile and Apparel Product Categories of Textile Imports from China
09/1/05
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Announces China Safeguard Decisions - September 1, 2005
09/1/05
• Press Release
August
2005
Preliminary Results of 14th Antidumping Duty Administrative Review: Gray Portland Cement and Clinker From Mexico - August 31, 2005
08/31/05
• Fact Sheet
Steel Imports for July 2005 Decreased 9 Percent From June 2005
08/30/05
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Announces Continued Rise in International Visitation to the U.S. During May 2005
08/26/05
• Press Release
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Orange Juice from Brazil (A-351-840)
08/17/05
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Superalloy Degassed Chromium from Japan
08/12/05
• Fact Sheet
U.S. Sets New Records for Travel Abroad in 2004 - August 4, 2005
08/04/05
• Press Release
CITA Announces China Safeguard Decisions
08/01/05
• Press Release
  CITA's Determination to Accept the Requests for Investigation of Imports from China of Socks (Category 332/432 and 632 Part) Women's and Girls' Woven Shirts and Blouses (Category 341/641) Skirts (Category 342/642) Nightwear (Category 351/651) Swimwear (Category 359-S/659-S)
08/01/05
• Fact Sheet
  CITA’s Decision to Extend the China Textile Safeguard Determination on Imports of Six Textile and Apparel Product Categories from China
08/01/05
• Fact Sheet
July
2005
Steel Imports for June 2005 Decreased 3 Percent from May 2005
07/26/05
• Fact Sheet
CITA's Decision to Extend the China Textile Safeguard Determination on Imports of Men's and Boys' Wool Trousers from China
07/22/05
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Metal Calendar Slides from Japan
07/20/05
• Fact Sheet
CITA's Decision to Extend the China Textile Safeguard Determination on Imports of Other Synthetic Filament Fabric from China
07/18/05
• Fact Sheet
  U.S. and China Sign Agreement to Launch New International Partner Network to Further U.S.-China Business Relations
07/14/05
• Press Release
CITA's Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports from China of Curtains and Drapery (Category 369 Part and 666 Part) - July 14, 2005
07/14/05
• Fact Sheet
June
2005
Steel Imports for May 2005 Decreased 15 Percent from April 2005
06/28/05
• Fact Sheet
More than 30 Cities and 20 States and Territories Post Double-Digit Growth in Overseas Visitation in 2004
06/28/05
• Press Release
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Diamond Sawblades and Parts Thereof from the People's Republic of China and the Republic of Korea
06/14/05
• Fact Sheet
First Quarter 2005 International Visitation Levels Up 13 Percent - June 14, 2005
06/14/05
• Press Release
U.S. Expands Outreach in Campaign to STOP! Trade in Fakes
06/6/05
• Press Release
Preliminary Results of the 2nd Administrative Reviews: Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Orders on Softwood Lumber from Canada
06/1/05
• Fact Sheet
  Steel Imports for April 2005 Increased 9 Percent from March 2005
06/1/05
• Fact Sheet
May
2005
Trade Promotion Agencies Announce 2005 National Export Strategy
05/26/05
• Press Release
  U.S. Aims to Attract Japanese Visitors for First Time
05/25/05
• Press Release
CITA Announces that it Will Invoke Safeguards on Textile Imports from China
05/18/05
• Press Release
2005 Continues Solid Growth in International Visitation Levels
05/18/05
• Press Release
CITA Announces that it Will Invoke Safeguards on Textile Imports From China
05/13/05
• Press Release
Final Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Carboxymethylcellulose from Finland, Mexico, the Netherlands, and Sweden - May 10, 2005
05/10/05
• Fact Sheet
Rescheduling of Consideration of Requests for Textile and Apparel Safeguard Action on Imports from China and Solicitations of Public Comments
05/5/05
• Statement
Commerce Department Forecasts Record Arrivals and Spending by 2006 for Travel to the United States
05/5/05
• Press Release
Final Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Chlorinated Isocyanurates from the People's Republic of China and Spain - May 3, 2005
05/3/05
• Fact Sheet
April
2005
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements' Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports from China of Men's & Boys' Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Shirts, Not Knit (Category 340/640), Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Sweaters (Category 345/645/646), Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Brassieres (Category 349/649), Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Dressing Gowns (Category 350/650), Man-Made Fiber Knit Shirts and Blouses (Category 638/639), Man-Made Fiber Trousers (Category 647/648), and Other Synthetic Filament Fabric (Category 620)
04/27/05
• Fact Sheet
Steel Imports for March 2005 Increased 2 Percent from February 2005
04/26/05
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements' Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports from China of Men's & Boys' Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Shirts, Not Knit (Category 340/640), Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Sweaters (Category 345/645/646), Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Brassieres (Category 349/649), Cotton & Man-Made Fiber Dressing Gowns (Category 350/650), Man-Made Fiber Knit Shirts and Blouses (Category 638/639), Man-Made Fiber Trousers (Category 647/648), and Other Synthetic Filament Fabric (Category 620)
04/27/05
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Certain Artist Canvas from the People's Republic of China
04/22/05
• Fact Sheet
U.S. Sees First Double Digit Growth in International Visitation Since 1992
04/18/05
• Press Release
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements (CITA) Announces Self-Initiation of China Safeguard Proceedings
04/4/05
• Press Release
March
2005
Steel Imports for February 2005 Decreased 11 Percent from January 2005
03/29/05
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Superalloy Degassed Chromium from Japan
03/25/05
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Secretary Announces Expedited Monitoring of Textile and Apparel Imports
03/21/05
• Press Release
Final Determinations in the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations on Imports of Bottle-Grade Polyethylene Terephthalate Resin from India, Indonesia, Taiwan, and Thailand
03/15/05
• Fact Sheet
Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis System Interim Final Rule
03/9/05
• Interim Final Rule
Final Determinations in Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations: Imports of Live Swine from Canada
03/7/05
• Fact Sheet
February
2005
Initiation of Anticircumvention Inquiries of Antidumping Duty Order: Petroleum Wax Candles from the People's Republic of China
02/28/05
• Fact Sheet
Longest Serving Commerce Employee Retires After 59 Years of Public Service
02/28/05
• Press Release
Steel Imports for January 2005 Decreased 18 Percent from December 2004
02/23/05
• Fact Sheet
Final Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Magnesium Metal from the People's Republic of China and the Russian Federation
02/17/05
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Anitdumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Certain Orange Juice from Brazil
02/8/05
• Fact Sheet
  November Shows Growth for International Visitation Levels
02/7/05
• Press Release • Tables
Final Determinations in the Anitdumping Duty Investigation of Certain Tissue Paper Products from the People's Republic of China
02/4/05
• Fact Sheet
January
2005
Press Statement on the Transatlantic Dialogue
01/27/05
• Press Release
Amended Final Determinations and Issuance of Antidumping Duty Orders: Imports of Certain Frozen Warmwater Shrimp from Brazil, Ecuador, India, Thailand, the People's Republic of China, and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
01/26/05
• Fact Sheet
  Steel Imports for December 2004 Decreased 19 Percent from November 2004
01/25/05
• Fact Sheet
October Shows Solid Growth for International Visitation Levels
01/14/05
• Press Release
Fact Sheet: State by State Trade Facts and Impact
01/12/05
• Fact Sheets
U.S. Department of Commerce and International Finance Corporation Release Russia Corporate Governance Manual
01/11/05
• Press Release
December
2004
Amended Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People's Republic of China
12/28/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Outboard Engines from Japan
12/28/04
• Fact Sheet
CITA Determination to Accept the Safeguard Request for Investigation of Imports of Brassieres and Other Body Supporting Garments (Category 349/649) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
12/22/04
• Fact Sheet
Steel Imports for November 2004 Decreased 12 Percent from October 2004
12/21/04
• Fact Sheet
Report: Pharmaceutical Price Controls in OECD Countries
12/21/04
• Report
2003 Shopping & Tourism Report
12/20/04
• Executive Summary • Shopper Profile
• Shopping Report Order Form
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Carboxymethylcellulose from Finland, Mexico, the Netherlands and Sweden
12/17/04
• Fact Sheet
CITA Determination to Accept the Safeguard Request for Investigation of Imports of Dressing Gowns and Robes (Category 350/650) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
12/16/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Results in the First Administrative Reviews of the Antidumping Duty and Countervailing Duty Orders on Certain Softwood Lumber from Canada
12/14/04
• Fact Sheet
  September Shows Solid Growth for International Visitation Levels
12/13/04
• Press Release
CITA Determination to Accept the Safeguard Request for Investigation of Imports of Knit Fabric (Category 222) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
12/13/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Chlorinated Isocyanurates from Spain and the People's Republic of China
12/13/04
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Determination to Accept the Safeguard Request for Investigation of Imports of Men’s and Boys’ Wool Trousers (Category 447) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
12/06/04
• Fact Sheet
  CITA Determination to Accept the Safeguard Request for Investigation of Imports of Other Synthetic Filament Fabric (Category 620) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
12/01/04
• Fact Sheet
November
2004
Steel Imports for October 2004 Decreased 12 Percent from September 2004
11/30/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation of Certain Crepe Paper Products from the People's Republic of China
11/30/04
• Fact Sheet
August Shows Solid Growth for International Visitation Levels - November 23, 2004
11/23/04
• Press Release
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Determination to Accept the Safeguard Request for Investigation of Imports of Combed Cotton Yarn (Category 301) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
11/18/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Determinations in Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations: Carbazole Violet Pigment-23 from India and the People's Republic of China
11/09/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People's Republic of China
11/09/04
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports of Cotton Knit Shirts and Blouses (Category 338/339) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
11/03/04
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports of Men's and Boys' Cotton and Man-made Fiber Shirts, Not Knit (Category 340/640)from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
11/03/04
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports of Man-made Fiber Knit Shirts and Blouses (Category 638/639)from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
11/03/04
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports of Man-made Fiber Trousers (Category 647/648) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
11/03/04
• Fact Sheet
Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Determination to Accept the Request for Investigation of Imports of Cotton and Man-made Fiber Underwear (Category 352/652) from China Based on Threat of Market Disruption
11/03/04
• Fact Sheet
October
2004
CITA Accepts for Consideration Industry Request for Textile Safeguard Action on Imports of Cotton Trousers from China
10/29/04
• Statement • Fact Sheet
Steel Imports for September 2004 Decreased 3 Percent from August 2004
10/26/04
• Fact Sheet
  Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements Safeguard Determination on Socks from China
10/22/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Bottle-Grade Polyethylene Terephthalate (BG PET) Resin from India, Indonesia, Taiwan and Thailand
10/21/04
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Department Award to Help U.S. Smart Card Firms Develop Latin American Markets
10/20/04
• Press Release
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation: Imports of Live Swine from Canada
10/15/04
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Department Awards $180,000 to Help U.S. Printing Technologies Industry Access Indian Market
10/12/04
• Press Release
July Shows Double-Digit Growth for International Visitation Levels
10/07/04
• Press Release
Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Hand Trucks and Certain Parts Thereof from the People's Republic of China
10/07/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Certain Aluminum Plate from South Africa
10/05/04
• Fact Sheet
September
2004
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Certain Circular Welded Carbon-Quality Line Pipe from Mexico, the People's Republic of China and the Rebublic of Korea
09/30/04
• Fact Sheet
Steel Imports for August 2004 Increrased 9 Percent from July 2004
09/28/04
• Fact Sheet
  Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Polyvinyl Alcohol from Taiwan
09/28/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Magnesium Metal from the People's Republic of China and the Russian Federation
09/27/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Certain Tissue Paper Products and Certain Crepe Paper Products from the People's Republic of China
09/15/04
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Under Secretary Aldonas Launches New Tools to Help U.S. Small and Medium-Size Exporters Take Advantage of China's Growing Market
09/14/04
• Press Release
  Commece Field Experts to Address Needs of Local Industry: Field Specialists to Focus on Automotive, IT and Healthcare Industries
09/13/04
• Press Release
August
2004
Steel Imports for July 2004 Decreased 11 Percent from June 2004
08/31/04
• Fact Sheet
June Shows Double-Digit Growth for International Visitation Levels
08/26/04
• Press Release
Amended Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Certain Frozen and Canned Warmwater Shrimp from Brazil, the People's Republic of China, and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
08/25/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigations on Bottle-Grade Polythlene Terephthalate (BG PET) Resin from India and Thailand
08/24/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Negative Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation: Live Swine from Canada
08/17/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Outboard Engines from Japan
08/6/04
• Fact Sheet
  U.S. Department of Commerce Opens New Export Assistance Center in West Texas
08/5/04
• Press Release
  Bush Administration Official Honors Local Business for Export Achievement and Talks Trade at Women Business Enterprises Roundtable
08/5/04
• Press Release
  Bush Administration Official Honors Erie Firm For Export Achievement
08/3/04
• Press Release
Bush Administration Talks Trade at Women Business Enterprises Roundtable
08/2/04
• Press Release
July
2004
Amended Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People's Republic of China
07/30/04
• Fact Sheet
May Shows Double-Digit Growth for International Visitation Levels
07/29/04
• Press Release

Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations: Certain Frozen and Canned Warmwater Shrimp from Brazil, Ecuador, India, and Thailand

07/29/04
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official Honors Local Firms for Export Achievement
07/28/04
• Press Release
Steel Imports for June 2004 Increased 9.1% from May 2004
07/27/04
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official Honors Export Program Participants and Local Company for Export Achievement
07/21/04
• Press Release
CITA Accepts for Consideration Industry Request for Textile Safeguard Action on Imports of Socks from China
07/21/04
• Statement
Bush Administration Official Honors Local Company for Export Achievement
07/16/04
• Press Release
  Bush Administration Official Honors Local College for Export Achievement
07/16/04
• Press Release
U.S. Commerce Trade Official Honors Renton Firm for Export Achievement
07/15/04
• Press Release
Bush Administration Official Honors Three Local Firms for Export Achievement
07/14/04
• Press Release
U.S. Commercial Service and FedEx Launch New Initiative to Promote U.S. Small-Business Exports
07/14/04
• Press Release
U.S.-Australia Free Trade Agreement: Reducing Tariffs, Increasing U.S. Exports
07/09/04
• Press Release
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Certain Frozen and Canned Warmwater Shrimp from the People's Republic of China and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
07/06/04
• Fact Sheet
New Book Offers Guidance on Business Ethics in the World Market
07/01/04
• Press Release
June
2004
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation: CarboxyMethylCellulose from Finland, Mexico, the Netherlands and Sweden
06/30/04
• Fact Sheet
  Commerce Submits Report to Congree on OECD Antibribery Convention
06/29/04
• Press Release
Steel Imports for May 2004 Increased 3.8 Percent From April 2004
06/29/04
• Fact Sheet
April Shows Double-Digit Growth for International Visitation Levels
06/21/04
• Press Release
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation: Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People's Republic of China
06/18/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Antidumping Investigation of Floor-Standing, Metal-Top Ironing Tables and Certain Parts Thereof from the People's Republic of China
06/16/04
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Antidumping Investigation on Imports of Tetrahydrofurfuryl Alcohol from the People's Republic of China
06/14/04
• Fact Sheet
Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Polythylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People's Republic of China
06/10/04
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations: Chlorinated Isocyanurated from the People's Republic of China and Spain
06/04/04
• Fact Sheet
Evans Praises Today's Employment Results
06/04/04
• Press Release
Preliminary Determination in the 1st Antidumping Duty and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews: Certain Softwood Lumber from Canada
06/03/04
• Fact Sheet
  ITA issues Federal Register Notice seeking information, pursuant to a study of international drug pricing as required by Section 1123 of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003.
06/01/04
• Notice
May
2004
International Visitation Levels Rise in March
05/27/04
• Press Release
Commerce Department Announces Request for Public Comment on the Work of the Newly Created Unfair Trade Task Force
05/27/04
• Press Release
Steel Imports for April 2004 Increased 0.27 Percent from March 2004
05/25/04
• Fact Sheet
Antidumping Duty Orders to be Issued in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Certain Color Television Receivers from the People's Republic of China
05/14/04
• Fact Sheet
  Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Certain Aluminum Plate from South Africa
05/14/04
• Fact Sheet
Summary of Investigation into U.S. Data on Imports from Vietnam Used to Determine Quotas in U.S. - Vietnam Bilateral Textile Agreement
05/12/04
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Department Reports International Visitation Levels Rise in February
05/03/04
• Press Release
April
2004
Commerce Department Forecasts Increase in Travelers to the United States
04/27/04
• Press Release
Steel Imports for March 2004 Increased 22.4% from February 2004
04/27/04
• Fact Sheet
  The U.S.-China JCCT: Outcomes on Major Trade Concerns and Signing Descriptions
04/21/04
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Department Sees Increase in Visitors to U.S.
04/21/04
• Press Release
Booneville, Mississippi Native Appointed as Assistant Secretary for Trade Promotion and Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service
04/20/04
• Press Release
Department of Commerce Sees Rebound in Visitors to U.S. From Mexico in 2004
04/20/04
• Press Release
Final Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Certain Color Television Receivers from Malaysia and the People's Republic of China
04/13/04
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Live Swine from Canada
04/07/04
• Fact Sheet
Decision Not to Include Safeguard Tariffs as Costs in Antidumping Duty Calculations
04/06/04
• Fact Sheet
March
2004
Steel Imports for February 2004 Decreased 17.7% from January 2004
03/30/04
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official Talks Iraqi Reconstruction with Michigan Businesses in Dearborn
03/25/04
• Press Release
Bush Administration Official Talks Iraqi Reconstruction with Louisiana Businesses in New Orleans
03/24/04
• Press Release
U.S. Department of Commerce Names Marketing Contractor for International Tourism Promotion Campaign
03/19/04
• Press Release
  British and German Visitors to the U.S. to Increase in 2004
03/08/04
• Press Release
February
2004
Steel Imports for January 2004 Increased 35 Percent from December 2003
02/24/04
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Department to Lead U.S. Tour Promoting Business Opportunities in Iraq
02/11/04
• Press Release
January
2004
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation: Outboard Engines from Japan
01/29/04
• Fact Sheet
Steel Imports for December 2003 Decreased 11 Percent from November 2003
01/27/04
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Investigation on Imports of Tetrahydrofurfuryl Alcohol from the People·s Republic of China
01/21/04
• Fact Sheet
  Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations: Certain Frozen and Canned Warmwater Shrimp from Brazil, Ecuador, India, the People's Republic of China, Thailand, and Vietnam
01/21/04
• Fact Sheet
Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags from the People's Republic of China, Malaysia, and Thailand
01/20/04
• Fact Sheet

Evans Delivers Bush Administration Manufacturing Report to Cleveland Manufacturing Workers

01/16/04
• Press Release
Remand Determination Implementing a NAFTA Panel Decision: Canada's Challenge to the Final Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation on Imports of Softwood Lumber from Canada
01/12/04
• Fact Sheet
December
2003
Steel Imports for November 2003 Decreased 4 Percent From October 2003
12/23/03
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation:
Wooden Bedroom Furniture from the People's Republic of China
12/11/03
• Fact Sheet
U.S. and EU Applaud New TABD Leadership
12/04/03
• Press Release
Final Determinations in the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations: Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Brazil, India, Mexico, Republic of Korea and Thailand
12/02/03
• Fact Sheet
Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigation: Certain Processed Hazelnuts from Turkey
12/02/03
• Fact Sheet
November
2003
Steel Imports for October 2003 Decreased 9 Percent from September 2003
11/25/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official to Lead Trade Mission to India
11/24/03
• Press Release
Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of: Certain Color Television Receivers from Malaysia and the People's Republic of China
11/24/03
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Results of Expedited Reviews under the Countervailing Duty Order on Certain Softwood Lumber Products from Canada
11/18/03
• Fact Sheet
October
2003
Steel Imports for September 2003 increased 13 Percent from August 2003
10/29/03
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Antidumping Investigation on Imports of Certain Malleable Iron Pipe Fittings from The People's Republic of China
10/21/03
• Fact Sheet
Commerce Forecast: Visitor Numbers to U.S. to Improve by 2004
10/21/03
• Press Release • Tables
Commerce Unveils New Interactive Trade Data Website
10/20/03
• Press Release
Commerce Releases Textile Working Group Report to Congress
10/14/03
• Press Release • Report
Commerce Department Invests $2.1 Million in Federal Funds to Grow Jobs in Illinois
10/08/03
• Press Release
Prepared Testimony of Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Grant D. Aldonas before the House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade and Technology
10/01/03
• Testimony
September
2003
Steel Imports for August 2003 Decreased 22 Percent from July 2003
09/30/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official Presents Financial Award to Promote U.S. Exports to China
09/29/03
• Press Release
U.S. Department of Commerce Names Standards Liaison
09/12/03
• Press Release
August
2003

Final Determinations in the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations on Certain Durum Wheat and Hard Red Spring Wheat from Canada

08/29/03
• Fact Sheet
  Secretary Evans Announces Chair and Vice Chair of U.S. Travel and Tourism Board
08/27/03
• Press Release
  Bush Administration Official to Lead Trade Mission to East Europe
08/27/03
• Press Release
  Steel Imports for July 2003 Increased 17 Percent from June 2003
08/26/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Trade Official and Rep. Clay Shaw Hold Manufaturing Roundtable in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
08/19/03
• Press Release
  Bush Administration Officials Hold Manufacturing Roundtable
08/14/03
• Press Release
Secretary Evans Announces U.S. Travel and Tourism Board
08/1/03
• Press Release
July
2003
Statement by Under Secretary Grant Aldonas on Softwood Lumber Discussions
07/31/03
• Statement
  U.S. Department of Commerce Releases Data on Information Technology and E-commerce markets for U.S. Businesses 07/30/03 • Press Release
Initiation of the Antidumping Investigation on Floor-Standing, Metal-Top Ironing Tables and Certain Parts Thereof from the People's Republic of China
07/21/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official to Spotlight Trade in Bay Area
07/17/03
• Press Release
Congressman Mark Kennedy and Bush Administration Official Honor Local Company for Export Achievement
07/14/03
• Press Release
Preliminary Determinations of Antidumping Duty Investigations: Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand from Brazil, India, Mexico, Republic of Korea and Thailand
07/11/03
• Fact Sheet
June
2003
Commerce Report Reveals Major Progress in OECD Antibribery Efforts
06/26/03
• Press Release
Evans, Liikanen Reaffirm Commitment to Transatlantic Partnership, New TABD
06/25/03
• Press Release
Steel Imports for May 2003 Increased 2.3 Percent from April 2003
06/24/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Issues Policy Bulletin on Softwood Lumber
06/18/03
• Press Release • Policy Bulletin
Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation of Certain Frozen Fish Fillets from Vietnam
06/17/03
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation: Dynamic Random Access Memory Semiconductors (DRAMS) from the Republic of Korea
06/17/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Reinforces Commitment to Rebuilding Afghanistan
06/09/03
• Press Release
Prepared Remarks of Grant D. Aldonas to the Opening Plenary Session of the Afghanistan Reconstruction Conference
06/09/03
• Speech
May
2003
Steel Imports for April 2003 Decreased 20.6 Percent from March 2003
05/28/03
• Fact Sheet
Secretary Evans Highlights Progress on National Export Strategy
05/21/03
• Press Release
International Visitor Numbers to Regain Full Strength by 2006
05/20/03
• Press Release
Bush Administration Announces Iraq Reconstruction Task Force
05/16/03
• Press Release
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Durum Wheat and Hard Red Spring Wheat from Canada
05/02/03
• Fact Sheet
April
2003
Steel Imports for March 2003 Increased 31 Percent from February 2003
04/29/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush, Fox Administrations Look to Further Economic Ties
04/28/03
• Press Release
U.S., EU Renew Commitment to Trans-Atlantic Business Dialogue
04/28/03
• Press Release
USDOC Releases ExportIT China Report
04/22/03
• Press Release
Bush Administration, Members of Virginia Congressional Delegation Help Virginia Small Businesses Export
04/04/03
• Press Release
  Bush Administration Official Honors Greensboro Company for Export Achievement
04/03/03
• Press Release
Bush Administration Delivers on Commitments to U.S. Textile Industry
04/03/03
• Press Release
Preliminary Determination in the Countervailing Duty Investigation: Dynamic Random Access Memory Semiconductors (DRAMS) from the Republic of Korea
04/01/03
• Fact Sheet • Federal Register Notice (441k PDF)
March
2003
Text of Remarks by Under Secretary Grant Aldonas On Competitiveness of the Caribbean In An Open Economy
03/31/03
• Speech
Senior Bush Administration Trade Official to Visit Puerto Rico March 29-April 1
03/28/03
• Press Release
Steel Imports for February 2003 Decreased 34.6 Percent from January 2003
03/25/03
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official and Congressman Mark Green Spotlight Trade in Wisconsin
03/24/03
• Press Release
Department of Commerce and USTR Announce Products to be Excluded From Steel Safeguard Remedy and the Automatic Adjustment of the Remedy
03/21/03
• Press Release • Fact Sheet
U.S. Commerce Department Promotes Economic Growth Through Trade
03/17/03
• Press Release
  United States Announces Private Sector Leaders for U.S.-Japan Commission
03/14/03
• Press Release
Bush Administration Official and Congressman Todd Platts Spotlight Trade in Pennsylvania
03/10/03
• Press Release
Preliminary Determinations of CVD Investigation of Investigations on Imports of Durum Wheat and Hard Red Spring Wheat from Canada
03/04/03
• Fact Sheet
February
2003
U.S. Makes Progress on Global Steel Stage
02/25/03
• Press Release
Bush Administration Streamlines Services to Help US Businesses Grow
02/20/03
• Press Release
January
2003
Steel Imports for December 2002 Decreased 1.2% From November 2002
01/28/03
• Fact Sheet • Data Sheet
Final Results in New Shipper Reviews on CVD order on Pistachios from Iran
01/27/03
• Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation of Certain Frozen Fish Fillets from Vietnam
01/27/03
• Fact Sheet
  Bush Administration and Home Builders Team Up to Promote Exports
01/23/03
• Press Release
Commerce Reports Largest Monthly Increase in International Travel to the U.S. Since 9/11 - January 21, 2003
01/21/03
• Press Release
Bush Administration Official Highlights U.S. Textile Trends, Products & Initiatives at Heimtextil 2003
01/08/03
• Press Release
December
2002
Steel Imports for November 2002 Decreased Percent From October 2002
12/24/02
• Fact Sheet • Data Tables
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation on Imports of Saccharin from the People's Republic of China
12/19/02
• Fact Sheet
U.S. Hails Outcome of OECD Steel Meetings
12/19/02
• Press Release • Joint Statement
Bush Administration Official Celebrates Re-Opening of New York U.S. Export Assistance Center
12/16/02
• Press Release
Agreement Suspending the Antidumping Investigation on Imports of Fresh Tomatoes from Mexico
12/04/02
• Fact Sheet
Polish-American Bush Administration Official in Poland to Strengthen U.S.-Poland Commercial Ties
12/02/02
• Press Release
November
2002
Steel Imports for October 2002 Decreased 8.47 Percent from September 2002
11/26/02
• Fact Sheet • Data Tables
Initiation of Countervailing Duty Investigation: Dynamic Random Access Memory Semiconductors ("DRAMs") from South Korea
11/21/02
• Fact Sheet
Final Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Ferrovanadium from the People's Republic of China and the Republic of South Africa
11/21/02
• Fact Sheet
  United States Announces Schedule of New Requests for Exclusions from Section 201 Steel Tariffs
11/19/02
• Press Release
Bush Administration Official Talks Trade in Russia
11/19/02
• Press Release
  Bush Administration Official Talks Trade in Kazakhstan
11/15/02
• Press Release

Commerce Awards $2 Million in Grants to Help Businesses Export

11/14/02
• Press Release
Final Results in the First Antidumping Duty Review of Non-Frozen Apple Juice Concentrate from the People's Republic of China
11/07/02
• Fact Sheet
October
2002
Steel Imports for September 2002 Increased 13 Percent from August 2002
10/29/02
• Fact Sheet • Data Tables
U.S. Presents Views to Help Guide Ongoing Negotiations on Global Trade Rules
10/17/02
• Press Release • Rules Paper
Bush Official Signs Joint Statement of Commercial Cooperation - Helps Boost U.S.-Costa Rica Trade
10/16/02
• Press Release • Lanzamiento De Prensa
  Joint Statement on Commercial Cooperation by the United States Department of Commerce and the Costa Rica Ministry of Foreign Trade
10/16/02
• Joint Statement • Declaración Común
Bush Administration Official Urges Central American Economic Reforms as Key to Future Free Trade Agreement Stresses Role of Private Sector in Promoting Growth & Stability
10/14/02
• Press Release
Commerce Forecast: International Travel to the U.S. Continues to Improve - 2002 Travel Holds Steady, Improvements Seen Well into 2006
10/11/02
• Press Release
Senior Bush Administration Trade Official Grant Aldonas to Visit Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Oct 13-17
10/11/02
• Press Release
Speaker Hastert and Assistant Secretary of Commerce Maria Cino Co-present Export Achievement Award to Local Businesses
10/07/02
• Press Release
U.S. Department of Commerce Releases Data On Information Technology and Telecommunications Markets for Businesses -
Report Highlights Market Opportunities in Germany and France
10/04/02
• Press Release
September
2002
Final Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Certain Cold-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products from Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, France, Germany, Korea, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the People's Republic of China, the Russian Federation, South Africa, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey, and Venezuela
09/24/02
• Fact Sheet
Bush Administration Official Leads U. S. Industry Delegation to Geneva, Brussels
09/23/02
• Press Release
Steel Imports for August 2002 Decreased 15% From July 2002
09/24/02
• Fact Sheet • Data Tables
U.S. Assistant Secretary and Senator Collins Announce $2.37 Million in Grants to the State of Maine
09/17/02
• Press Release
Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigation of Silicon Metal from the Russian Federation
09/16/02
• Fact Sheet
U.S. Assistant Secretary Cino and Senator Collins Tour
FirstPark in Dedication Ceremony and Tour in Oakland

09/16/02
• Press Release
AUGUST
2002
Bush Official to Honor Local Minneapolis Company
Lemna International, Inc. for Export Achievement

08/29/02
• Media Advisory
BUSH ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL VISITS
MINNESOTA IRON RANGE

08/29/02
• Press Release
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE RELEASES DATA ON INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND E-COMMERCE MARKETS FOR BUSINESSES: Report Highlights Market Opportunities in Japan
08/27/02
• Press Release
STEEL IMPORTS FOR JULY 2002 INCREASED 6 PERCENT FROM JUNE 2002
08/27/02
• Fact Sheet • Data Tables
FINAL DETERMINATIONS IN THE ANTIDUMPING DUTY AND COUNTERVAILING DUTY INVESTIGATIONS ON CARBON AND CERTAIN ALLOY STEEL WIRE ROD FROM BRAZIL, CANADA, GERMANY, INDONESIA, MEXICO, MOLDOVA, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO, TURKEY, AND UKRAINE
08/26/02
• Fact Sheet
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND USTR ANNOUNCE FINAL SET OF PRODUCTS TO BE EXCLUDED FROM SAFEGUARD ON STEEL PRODUCTS
08/22/02
• Press Release • Fact Sheet
13 COMPANIES SELECTED FOR HISTORIC TRADE MISSION TO VIETNAM
08/21/02
• Press Release
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND USTR ANNOUNCES FURTHER SET OF PRODUCTS TO BE EXCLUDED FROM SAFEGUARD ON STEEL PRODUCTS
08/12/02
• Press Release
COMMERCE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES
TOURISM IN TOP MARKETS RETURNS TO PRE-9/11 LEVELS
08/09/02
• Press Release
JULY
2002
STEEL IMPORTS FOR JUNE 2002
INCREASED 37 PERCENT FROM MAY 2002
07/30/02
• Fact Sheet • Data Tables
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE RELEASES DATA ON INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND E-COMMERCE MARKETS FOR U.S BUSINESSES
07/30/02
• Press Release
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND USTR ANNOUNCES FURTHER SET OF PRODUCTS TO BE EXCLUDED FROM SAFEGUARD ON STEEL PRODUCTS
07/19/02
• Press Release
  Initiation of Antidumping Duty Investigations:
Certain Frozen Fish Filets (Catfish) from Vietnam
07/18/02
• Fact Sheet
  US Welcomes EU Engagement to End Global Steel Crisis
07/17/02
• Press Release
Initiation of Expedited Reviews of the Countervailing Duty Order on Softwood Lumber from Canada
07/12/02
• Fact Sheet
Final Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Certain Cold-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products from Australia, India, Japan, Sweden and Thailand
07/11/02
• Fact Sheet
Department of Commerce and USTR Announces Further Set of Products to be Excluded From Safeguard on Steel Products
07/11/02
• Press Release
JUNE
2002
Commerce Report Shows Continued Progress on Implementing Antibribery Convention
06/28/02
• Press Release
  Preliminary Determination in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Imports of Ferrovanadium from the People's Republic of China and the Republic of South Africa
06/27/02
• Fact Sheet
  Steel Imports for May 2002 Decreased 10.9 Percent from April 2002
06/25/02
• Fact Sheet
  Department of Commerce and USTR Announce Third Set of Products to be Excluded from Safeguard on Steel Products
06/24/02
• Press Release • Fact Sheet
Department of Commerce and USTR Announce Second Set of Products to be Excluded from Safeguard on Steel Products
06/17/02
• Press Release
Assistant Secretary of Commerce, Linda Conlin, to Lead Historic Aerospace Trade Mission to Vietnam
06/14/02
• Press Release
Department of Commerce Announces Market Economy Status for the Russian Federation
06/06/02

•(Fact Sheet) •(Secretarial Statement) •(Announcement)

  Termination of Agreement Suspending an Antidumping Investigation on Imports of Fresh Tomatoes from Mexico
06/03/02
• Fact Sheet
MAY
2002
Steel Imports for April 2002 Decreased 13.7 Percent From March 2002
05/29/02
• Fact Sheet
  Commerce Department Forecast: International Travelers Returning to the U.S. 05/27/02 • Press Release •Data Tables
Assistant Secretary of Commerce, Linda Conlin, Honors Beresford Business For Export Achievements
05/21/02
• Press Release
Commerce Under Secretary Grant Aldonas Honors 16 Georgia Businesses for Export Achievement
05/20/02
• Press Release
Commerce Under Secretary Grant Aldonas Honors Louisiana Businesses for Export Achievement
05/20/02
• Press Release
Commerce Department Announces $2 Million in Grants to Help Businesses Expand Exports
05/15/02
• Press Release
  Final Determinations of Sales at Less Than Fair Value: Structural Steel Beams from the People's Republic of China, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Russia, South Africa, Spain and Taiwan 5/15/02 • Fact Sheet
  Secretary Evans Releases Administration's First National Export Strategy: 60 Recommendations Respond to Exporters' Needs 5/14/02 • Press Release • Full Report
Reports Highlight Market Opportunities In Argentina, Central Europe and Mexico for U.S. Information Technology Firms
5/08/02
• Press Release
U.S. Under Secretary for Technology Administration, Phil Bond, Honors Utah Companies for Export Achievement
05/01/02
•Press Release
APRIL
2002
STEEL IMPORTS FOR MARCH 2002
DECREASED 39 PERCENT FROM FEBRUARY 2002
04/30/02
•Fact Sheet
Preliminary Determinations in the Antidumping Duty Investigations on Certain Cold-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products from Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, France, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the People's Republic of China, the Russian Federation, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and Venezuela
04/29/02
•Fact Sheet
U.S. Corporate Citizenship in the Spotlight in China
04/24/02
•Press Release

Under Secretary of Commerce Grant Aldonas Testifies on Bush Trade Priorities

04/23/02

•Press Release

 

Evans Secures Tourism Expansion Agreement with Japan

04/19/02

•Press Release

MARCH
2002
Final Affirmative Determinations of Sales at Less Than Fair Value: Antidumping Investigations of Silicomanganese from India, Kazakhstan and Venezuela
03/26/02
•Fact Sheet
Market Economy Analysis of Kazakhstan
03/26/02
•Fact Sheet
 

STEEL IMPORTS FOR FEBRUARY 2002INCREASED 13 PERCENT FROM JANUARY 2001

03/26/02
•Fact Sheet •Data Tables
Final Determinations in the Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations: Certain Softwood Lumber from Canada
03/22/02

•Fact Sheet •Data Tables

 

Commerce Secretary Don Evans to Visit Japan

03/03/02

•Press Release

Release of the Africa: Financial Sectors—A Guide to the Financial Infrastructure of Sub-Saharan Africa

03/05/02

•Publication Notice

FEBRUARY
2002

Preliminary Determinations in the Countervailing Duty Investigations on Certain Cold-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products from Argentina, Brazil, France, and Korea

02/26/02

•Fact Sheet

STEEL IMPORTS FOR JANUARY 2002 INCREASED 14 PERCENT FROM DECEMBER 2001

02/26/02

•Fact Sheet

Secretary Evans to Lead Trade Mission to China
02/22/02

•Press Release

Final Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value: Greenhouse Tomatoes from Canada
02/20/02

•Fact Sheet

Statement by Under Secretary of Commerce for Internation Trade Administration Grant Aldonas on Conclusion of Third High-Level Meeting on Steel at the OECD
02/11/02

•Press Release

Final Results of the Antidumping Duty Administrative Review and Termination of the Suspension Agreement on Certain Hot-Rolled Flat-Rolled Carbon Quality Steel Products from Brazil
02/06/02

•Fact Sheet

  Preliminary Determination in Countervailing Duty Investigation on Carbon and Certain Alloy Steel Wire Rod from Brazil, Canada, Germany, Trinidad and Tobago and Turkey
02/06/02

•Fact Sheet

  Final Result of Sales at Less Than Fair Value: Automotive Replacement Glass Windshields for the People's Republic of China
02/06/02

•Fact Sheet

  Commerce Under Secretary Grant Aldonas Convenes First Meeting of Textile Working Group
02/04/02

•Press Release

JANUARY
2002
U.S. Department of Commerce's Maria Cino to Lead a Delegation of U.S. Firms to Africa to Seek New Business Opportunities
01/31/02
• Press Release
Steel Imports for December 2001 Decreased 26 Percent from November 2001
01/29/02
• Fact Sheet • Data Tales • Charts
Low Enriched Uranium: Final Affirmative Antidumping Duty Determination for France; Final Affirmative Countervailing Duty Determinations for France, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom; Final Negative Antidumping Duty Determinations for Germany, the netherlands, and the United Kindgom
01/22/02
• Fact Sheet
  Streamlined Website Makes it Easier for U.S. Businesses to Tap Trade Opportunities
01/09/02

• Export Resources Notice

Statement by Commerce Secretary Don Evans on Taiwan's Entry Into the World Trade Organization 01/02/02 • Statement
DECEMBER
2001
Steel Imports for November 2001 Decreased 10.2 Percent from October 2001
12/27/01
• Fact Sheet • Data Tables
  Preliminary Affirmative Antidumping Duty Determination: Individually Quick Frozen Red Raspberries from Chile
12/21/01
• Fact Sheet
  Preliminary Determinations of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Postponement of Final Determinations: Structural Steel Beams from the
People's Republic of China, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Russia, South Africa, Spain, and Taiwan
12/20/01
• Fact Sheet
  Steel Meetings in Paris Make Progress
12/19/01
• Press Release
  Statement by Under Secretary for International Trade Grant Aldonas on OECD steel meetings 12/17/01 • Press Release
  Final Determination: Low Enriched Uranium for France, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom 12/14/01 • Fact Sheet
Statement by Secretary of Commerce Don Evans on the Passage of Trade
Promotion Authority
12/06/01
• Press Release
  U.S. Government Seeks U.S. Private Sector Members for U.S.-Japan Private
Sector/Government Commission
12/04/01
• Press Release
  U.S. Department of Commerce Teams Up with Runaware to Offer IT Management Planning Software Online
12/03/01
• Press Release
NOVEMBER
2001
Steel Imports For October 2001 Increased 15.2 Percent From September 2001
11/27/01
• Fact Sheet 

Commerce Secretary Evans, Virginia Congressman Frank Wolf Spotlight Importance of Exporting for Virginia Firms

11/05/01
• Press Release
OCTOBER
2001
Preliminary Affirmative Determination in the Antidumping Investigation of Softwood
Lumber from Canada
10/31/01
• Fact Sheet 
  Statement by Secretary of Commerce Evans on Softwood Lumber
10/31/01
• Press Release
Statement from Commerce Secretary Evans on U.S. Wireless Private Sector Partnership with Romania 
10/31/01
• Press Release
  Steel Imports for September 2001 Decreased 22.7% from August 2001
10/30/01
• Fact Sheet 
  Secretary of Commerce Don Evans Reacts to ITC injury Vote in the Section 201 Steel
Safeguard Proceedings
10/22/01
• Press Release
  Commerce Department Makes $2.3 Million in Financial Awards to Help U.S. Firms Export
10/22/01
• Press Release
  Commerce Department Makes Award to Promote New Technology to European Markets
10/19/01
• Press Release
  Commerce Department Award to World Trade Center Association, Los Angeles-Long Beach Will Promote Apparel Exports
10/19/01
• Press Release
  Commerce Department Award to Promote U.S. Transportation Technology and Service Exports
10/19/01
• Press Release
  Commerce Department Award to Promote U.S. Building Designs and Products in China
10/19/01
• Press Release
  Commerce Department Award to Montana World Trade Center to Promote Local Exports
10/19/01
• Press Release
  Commerce Department Award to Help Credit Professionals Master Export Financing
10/19/01
• Press Release
  U.S. and Japan Launch New Forum to Address Bilateral Automotive Issues 
10/18/01
• Press Release 
  Commerce Department Launches New Online Service to Give U.S. Companies 'Heads Up' on Export Regulations 
10/11/01
• Press Release 
  Ringing up New Export Sales: BuyUSA.com Helps U.S. Businesses Find Faraway Buyers in Minutes
10/9/01
• Press Release 
Joint Statement by Commerce Secretary Don Evans and U.S. Trade Representative Robert B. Zoellick on Introduction of the Trade Promotion Authority Bill
10/3/01
• Press Release 
SEPTEMBER
2001
Steel Imports for for August 2001 Increased 1.5% from July 2001 — Newly released preliminary government figures covering steel imports for the month of August 2001 show that steel imports increased 1.5 percent from July 2001 levels.
9/27/01
• Fact Sheet 
AUGUST
2001
Two ITA Appointees Confirmed — Linda M. Conlin, Asst. Secretary for Trade Development, and William H. Lash III, Asst. Secretary for Market Access and Compliance,confirmed by U.S. Senate.
8/30/01
• August 30 Press Release (Conlin) • August 31 Press Release (Lash)
JULY
2001
Under Secretary of International Trade Grant Aldonas Speaks on "How TPA Will Benefit Small Businesses"
7/26/01
• Speech
  Under Secretary for International Trade Grant Aldonas speaks on "International Trade Administration: The Commerce Department's Trade Policy Agenda" U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on International Relations
6/21/01 
• Testimony
JUNE
2001
Commerce Department Predicts Record-Setting Travel To U.S. This Year: Report says Growth to Continue through 2004
6/13/01 
• Press Release 
  Under Secretary for International Trade Grant D. Aldonas Speaks Before World Trade Institute, Pace University 
5/24/01 
• Speech
  Secretary Evans Speaks Before the Annual Small Business Person of the Year Luncheon, Washington, D.C.
5/8/01 
• Speech
MAY 
2001
Remarks by Secretary Evans Before the Council of the Americas, Washington, D.C.
5/8/01 
• Speech 
  First 100 Days of the Bush Administration: 
International Trade Highlights from the Commerce Department
4/27/01
• Press Release 
  International Visitors Boost U.S. Economy
4/24/01 
• Fact Sheet 
APRIL
2001
Inter-American E-Business Fellowship Program Launched: Commerce program aimed at E-business managers throughout Latin America
4/21/01
• Fact Sheet 
• Press Release 
  Commerce Secretary Donald L. Evans Speaks Before the 20th Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkish Relations
3/27/01 
• Speech
MARCH 
2001 
"Film Industry Report": Dept. of Commerce Releases Report on the Impact of the Migration of U.S. Film and Television Production
3/22/01
• Press Release 
• Report (PDF)
FEBRUARY
2001 
Steel Imports for January 2001
Decrease by 5 Percent from December 2000
2/23/01
• Fact Sheet 
  Taking Care of E-Business: Sec. Mineta Announces Seminars to Help Tap Opportunities Under Safe Harbor Agreement
1/4/01 
• Press Release
JANUARY 
2001 
Commerce Dept to Provide More Comprehensive Data on Tourism
1/3/01 
• Press Release

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