Turkey reduces tariffs on U.S. goods into the country

Turkey reduces tariffs on U.S. goods into the country In August of 2018, President Trump doubled the import tariffs on steel and aluminum from Turkey. Obviously, this caused tension between the two parties. Turkey retaliated with a raise in tariffs on 22 U.S. originating products. […]

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Turkey urges U.S. to stay in trade target

Turkey urges U.S to stay in trade target Turkey & United States’ Relationship In February 2019, The United States and Turkey had dialogues to increase trade between the two regions up to a bilateral target of $75 billion.  According to the Hurriyet Daily News, “Both […]

United States Intends to Terminate GSP Designation of India and Turkey

United States Will Terminate GSP Designation of India and Turkey The United States Trade Representative announced its intent to terminate Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) designation of India and Turkey because they no longer comply with the statutory eligibility criteria.  Under the United States GSP […]

Turkey and U.S. Tariff War

Steel & Aluminum Tariffs from Turkey Increased Last week, President Trump announced he would double import tariffs on steel and aluminum from Turkey increasing the rate from 10% to 20% and 25% to 50% for each product respectively.   I have just authorized a doubling […]

The real cost of Thanksgiving

The real cost of Thanksgiving Excerpt from Fox News  |  November 13, 2015 Here’s something to give thanks for. Astonishingly, despite the worst avian flu to hit poultry producers in decades and heavy rains that washed out Illinois’ pumpkin crops, we won’t be seeing shortages […]

Time to Reassess Your Emerging Market Strategy

We have all known that the emerging markets of the past few years, companies have jumped on opportunities in some BRIC countries such as Brazil, India, China and even countries like Turkey and South Africa.  The economic success of such countries “has drive global growth […]