Uncertain climate for trade

Bonney, Joseph
May 2005
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/16/2005, Vol. 6 Issue 20, p6
Focuses on the issue concerning the need for free trade agreements to be established as a tool for the growth and development of international trade. Efforts of the U.S. Senate to impose a percent surcharge on U.S. imports of Chinese-made goods; Free trade agreement being criticized by labor and environmental groups and industries in the U.S.; Negotiations that have produced a steady development toward free trade.


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