USTR - Press Releasehttp://www.ustr.gov/node/64/205,33/10en-usJoint Statement Regarding the Launch of the Environmental Goods Agreement NegotiationsJOINT STATEMENT REGARDING THE LAUNCH OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL GOODS AGREEMENT NEGOTIATIONS July 8, 2014 Geneva, Switzerland  http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/July/Joint-Statement-Regarding-Launch-of-Environmental-Goods-Agreement-Negotiations2014-07-08T04:00:00United States and WTO Partners Announce Launch of Negotiations for Environmental Goods AgreementWashington, DC –The United States and 13 other WTO Members, representing 86 percent of global trade in environmental goods, launched negotiations on the new Environmental Goods Agreement (EGA) at the World Trade Organization (WTO) today.   http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/July/US-and-WTO-Partners-Announce-Launch-of-Negotiations-for-Enviro-Goods-Agreement2014-07-08T04:00:00Trade Policy and Our Oceans: Ambassador Froman’s Statement on President Obama’s Executive Actions to Preserve and Protect Oceans Froman highlights ongoing USTR objectives in major trade agreements that will promote ocean sustainability Washington, D.C. – U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman issued the following statement following the President’s announcement of new executive action to combat illegal fishing and support trade in legal, sustainable seafood.  http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/June/Trade-Policy-Our-Oceans-Statement-on-Executive-Actions-to-Preserve-Protect-Oceans2014-06-17T04:00:00Combating Illegal Wildlife Trafficking Incorporated in Trade Agenda New York, NY – U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman and Rep. Gregory Meeks (NY-5) today toured facilities at John F. Kennedy International Airport that serve to keep trade safe and help combat illegal trafficking in wildlife.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/June/USTR-Froman-Congressman-Meeks-Highlight-JFK-Airport-Hub-for-International-Trade2014-06-16T04:00:00USTR Announces Intent to Launch WTO Negotiations on Environmental GoodsWashington, D.C. – United States Trade Representative Michael Froman notified the U.S. Congress today of the Obama Administration’s intent to enter into negotiations on a new trade agreement in the World Trade Organization (WTO) aimed at eliminating tariffs on a wide range of  environmental goods. http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/March/USTR-announces-intent-to-launch-WTO-negotiations-on-environmental-goods2014-03-21T04:00:00Announcement of the National Strategy for Combating Wildlife TraffickingWashington, D.C. –U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman issued the following statement following the White House’s unveiling of a National Strategy for Combating Wildlife Trafficking, which will strengthen U.S. leadership on this issue, including by strengthening domestic and global enforcement as well as international commitments and cooperation.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/February/Announcement-of-the-National-Strategy-for-Combating-Wildlife-Trafficking2014-02-11T05:00:00Remarks by United States Trade Representative Michael Froman Announcing Enforcement Action with Regard to IndiaWashington, DCFebruary 10, 2014 AS DELIVERED “Good afternoon. Thanks everybody for joining us. President Obama’s consistent focus has been on fostering growth, creating jobs, and strengthening the middle class.  And that’s been our focus here at USTR as well.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/February/Remarks-by-USTR-Froman-announcing-enforcement-action-with-regard-to-India2014-02-10T05:00:00New Trade Enforcement Action Combats Barrier to U.S. Clean Energy ProductsUnited States Challenges India’s Requirements Affecting U.S. Solar Product Exportshttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/February/New-trade-enforcement-action-combats-barrier-to-US-clean-energy-products2014-02-10T05:00:00Remarks by United States Trade Representative Michael Froman Announcing New Talks Towards Increased Trade in Environmental Goods January 24, 2014Davos, SwitzerlandAS PREPARED FOR DELIVERYhttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/January/USTR-Froman-remarks-on-new-talks-towards-increased-trade-environmental-goods2014-01-24T05:00:00U.S. Trade Representative Froman, Fellow Trade Ministers Plan New Talks Toward Increased Trade in Environmental GoodsTalks among WTO partners will take place in Geneva http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/January/Froman-ministers-launch-new-talks-toward-increased-trade-environmental-goods2014-01-24T05:00:00