NSBA’s McCracken Speaks on Trade

September 28, 2016

NSBA President Todd McCracken joined Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker for a discussion on the importance of TPP and its potential impact on global trade for small businesses.

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Ex-Im Bank: Board Quorum Needed

June 15, 2016

Despite its four-year renewal, the Export-Import Bank of the U.S. is still facing some issues, namely the absence of the required three-board-member quorum to approve insurance, loans or guarantees above $10 million.

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New Report on Benefits of TPP

May 25, 2016

The U.S. International Trade Commission released a new report on the Trans-Pacific Partnership which estimates it will make a major boost to U.S. annual real income.

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Updated FTA Tariff Tool

March 16, 2016

the International Trade Administration has updated their FTA Tariff Tool, a free, online tool to help businesses to calculate the tariff benefits on their exports to FTA-partner countries.

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Customs Bill Passes Congress

February 17, 2016

Last week, the Senate passed landmark legislation that will strengthen trade enforcement and enhance efficiency for legitimate trade and travel.

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SBA Announces STEP Program

February 10, 2016

The SBA recently announced that states will be able to immediately apply for funds to promote increased exporting by small businesses through the STEP program.

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