U.S. Formally Accepts WTO Trade Pact

In Jan. 23, the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Michael Froman released a statement announcing that the U.S. has formally accepted the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), which


State of the Union: President Calls for TPA Renewal

President Barrack Obama in his State of the Union address called for renewal of Trade Promotion Authority which provides the necessary mechanisms for the negotiation, consideration, and implementation of trade


SBEA Attends White House Briefing on Global Trade

On Jan. 13, Jody Milanese, vice president of government affairs for the SBEA met with and participated in a White House Business Council Trade Fly-In.


USTDA Releases Fiscal Year 2014 Annual Report

On Jan. 5, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) released its Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Annual Report, which highlights the agency’s success in connecting U.S. businesses to global infrastructure



Arth.Award.small.2 SBEA Member Spotlight

SBEA is launching a new feature where we recognize an outstanding small exporter in our Member Spotlight. The inaugural Member Spotlight features Raymond Arth, President of Phoenix Products, Inc.