USTR - Press Releasehttp://www.ustr.gov/node/64/205,9/10en-usU.S. and Chinese Delegations Conclude 25th Session of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and TradeAgreement reached in several areas of importance to U.S. farmers, innovators, manufacturers and workershttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/December/US-Chinese-Delegations-Conclude-25th-Session-JCCT2014-12-19T05:00:00Statement by WTO Ambassador Michael Punke on the Information Technology Agreement ExpansionStatement by WTO Ambassador Michael Punke on the Information Technology Agreement Expansion Geneva, Switzerland *As Delivered* “The United States is grateful for all the hard work done this week to bring us this close to an ITA expansion agreement.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/December/Statement-by-WTO-Ambassador-Punke-on-the-Information-Technology-Agreement2014-12-12T05:00:00U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman Preview Upcoming U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and TradeWashington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman previewed the upcoming U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT).http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/December/Secretary-Pritzker-USTR-Froman-Preview-Upcoming-JCCT2014-12-12T05:00:00U.S. Commerce Secretary Pritzker, U.S. Trade Representative Froman Announce Schedule for 25th Session of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and TradeWashington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman today announced the schedule of events for the 25th session of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT), which will take place from December 16-18, in Chicago. Secretary Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman will host a high-level Government of China delegation, and for the first time, the JCCT schedule includes a full day of events designed to facilitate private sector engagement with officials from the U.S.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/December/Commerce-Sec-Pritzker-USTR-Froman-Announce-25th-JCCT2014-12-04T05:00:00U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman to Convene the 25th Session of U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and TradeWASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman will host a high-level Government of China delegation for the 25th session of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT), December 16-18, in Chicago, Illinois. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack will also take part in the dialogue to address key agricultural trade issues between the two countries.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/October/Commerce-Sec-Pritzker-USTR-Froman-to-Convene-25th-Session-of-JCCT2014-10-27T04:00:00Statement by Ambassador Michael Punke at the WTO Trade Policy Review of the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Chinese Taipei)Statement by Ambassador Michael Punke at the WTO Trade Policy Review of the Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Chinese Taipei)World Trade OrganizationGeneva, SwitzerlandSeptember 16, 2014*For The Record*http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/September/Ambassador-Punke-WTO-Trade-Policy-Review-Taiwan-Penghu- Kinmen-Matsu2014-09-16T04:00:00U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman Announces U.S. Victory in Challenge to China’s Rare Earth Export RestraintsWashington - U.S.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/August/USTR-Froman-US-Victory-in-Challenge-to-China-Rare-Earth-Export-Restraints2014-08-07T04:00:00WTO Panel Issues a Mixed Result in China’s Challenge to U.S. Countervailing Duties Washington, D.C. – United States Trade Representative Michael Froman announced today that a World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement panel issued a mixed result in a broad challenge brought by China against various aspects of 17 separate countervailing duty investigations conducted by the U.S. Department of Commerce.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/JulyWTO-Panel-Issues-Mixed-Result-in-Chinas-Challenge-to-US-Countervailing-Duties2014-07-14T04:00:00Statement by U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman on the Sixth Annual Strategic and Economic Dialogue"This year's S&ED has been a valuable opportunity for candid face-to-face talks on the trade and investment priorities of the world's two largest economies.  The discussions we've had over the last two days have yielded progress on a number of issues, such as trade secrets, as well as on market reforms that will help further our goal of increasing competition and providing a more level playing field for American workers and businesses.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/speeches/transcripts/2014/July/Statement-by-USTR-Froman-on-Sixth-Strategic-and-Economic-Dialogue2014-07-10T04:00:00China Fails A Second Time in its Challenge to U.S. Countervailing Duty Law Washington, D.C. – United States Trade Representative Michael Froman announced today that a second WTO report found that China failed  to support its challenge under Article X:2 of the GATT 1994 to a U.S. trade remedy law, U.S. Public Law 112-99 (commonly referred to as the GPX legislation). http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/July/China-Fails-Second-Time-in-its-Challenge-to-US-Countervailing-Duty-Law 2014-07-07T04:00:00