USMCA SAA Cover Letters

Editor’s note: this letter, in PDF form, is the draft statement of administrative action which Trade Ambassador Bob Lighthizer sent to Congress to move towards starting the ratification process for the US Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA).   Read the PDF draft statements here

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Press Release: Latest Treasury Report on Exchange Rates Overlooks Currency Misalignment

Private foreign capital is weaponizing US dollar against domestic producers   For Immediate Release Washington. The US Treasury Department has released its latest semi-annual report on exchange rate policies. As expected, the report did not cite any countries for engaging in “currency manipulation” that would push the dollar higher relative to their own currencies. However,…

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China Cannot Weaponize Its U.S. Treasury Bonds

Editor’s note: Important for financial press (and others) to understand this. Excerpt: “By purchasing fewer U.S. government bonds… Beijing would leave the United States either unchanged or better off, while doing so would also leave China either unchanged or worse off.” Note: This is a follow-up to an article here from May 16 and an updated version of…

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