USTR - Fact Sheethttp://www.ustr.gov/node/64/206,32/10en-usFACT SHEET: Values Driving U.S. Trade PolicyThe Obama Administration is committed to a trade policy that provides new opportunities for workers and that supports economic growth by opening markets, enforcing our agreements, and leveling the playing field for our workers.  The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP), and other negotiations offer new opportunities to advance this agenda, consistent with American interests and American values, including putting labor and environmental protections at the core of trade policy and protecting and promoting innovation. http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2014/February/Values-Driving-US-Trade-Policy2014-02-18T05:00:00Fact Sheet: Successes in Reducing Technical Barriers to Trade to Open Markets for American Exports04/01/2013SUCCESSES IN REDUCING TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE TO OPEN MARKETS FOR AMERICAN EXPORTShttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2013/april/reducing-technical-barriers-trade2013-04-01T04:00:00Fact Sheet: WTO Case Challenging Chinese SubsidiesWhat Chinese Policies are at Issue?• China appears to be providing export subsidies that are prohibited by the World Trade Organization (WTO) to its auto and auto parts industries.• The subsidies being challenged are provided to auto and auto-parts manufacturers in China that meet certain export performance requirements and that are located in government-designated regions known as “export bases.”http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2012/september/wto-case-challenging-chinese-subsidies2012-09-17T04:00:00WTO Appellate Body Confirms Landmark Decision Against $18 Billion in European Subsidies to AirbusIn findings announced on May 18, 2011, the World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body found in favor of the United States in the European Union’s appeal of a WTO Panel’s findings that launch aid and other subsidies provided by European countries to Airbus over the last four decades caused adverse effects to the interests of U.S. businesses and workers.Here are key findings confirmed by the WTO Appellate Body:Launch Aid – $15 billionhttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2011/wto-appellate-body-confirms-landmark-decision-against-18-bill2011-05-18T04:00:00Fighting Unfair Trade Practices, Winning at the WTO: Key Findings Against European Subsidies to AirbusFIGHTING UNFAIR TRADE PRACTICES, WINNING AT THE WTO: KEY FINDINGS AGAINST EUROPEAN SUBSIDIES TO AIRBUSIn findings announced on June 30, 2010, a dispute settlement panel at the World Trade Organization ruled in favor of the United States on a case claiming that launch aid and other subsidies provided by European countries to the Airbus aircraft company over the last four decades caused adverse effects to the interests of U.S. businesses and workers. Here are key findings of the WTO panel:http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2010/june/fighting-unfair-trade-practices-winning-wto-key-findings2010-06-30T04:00:00Keeping Markets Open: Successes In Reducing Technical Barriers To American ExportsKEEPING MARKETS OPEN: SUCCESSES IN REDUCING TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO AMERICAN EXPORTS A new USTR report on key technical barriers that American exporters face includes information about USTR's 2009 successes in breaking down these barriers around the world.  Key USTR progress in breaking down technical barriers to trade includes: CHINA: INTERNET FILTERING SOFTWARE AND MEDICAL DEVICEShttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2010/march/keeping-markets-open-successes-reducing-technical-barr-02010-03-31T04:00:00The 2010 National Trade Estimate Report: Key ElementsTHE 2010 NATIONAL TRADE ESTIMATE REPORT: KEY ELEMENTS On March 31, 2010, United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk delivered to Congress the National Trade Estimate Report, required by statute to describe significant barriers to U.S. trade and investment faced in the last year as well as the actions being taken by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to address those barriers.  Key barriers noted in this year's report include the following:http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2010/march/-2010-national-trade-estimate-report-key-elements2010-03-31T04:00:00Keeping Markets Open: Successes In Reducing Sanitary And Phytosanitary Barriers To American ExportsKEEPING MARKETS OPEN: SUCCESSES IN REDUCING SANITARY AND PHYTOSANITARY BARRIERS TO AMERICAN EXPORTS A new USTR report on key sanitary and phytosanitary barriers that American agricultural and food exporters face includes information about USTR's 2009 successes in breaking down these barriers around the world.    Key progress in breaking down sanitary and phytosanitary barriers includes: INCREASED MARKET ACCESS FOR U.S. BEEF AND BEEF PRODUCTShttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2010/march/keeping-markets-open-successes-reducing-sanitary-and-ph2010-03-31T04:00:00Key Technical Barriers to American ExportsKEY TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO AMERICAN EXPORTS http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2010/march/key-technical-barriers-american-exports2010-03-31T04:00:00Key Sanitary And Phytosanitary Barriers To American ExportsKEY SANITARY AND PHYTOSANITARY BARRIERS TO AMERICAN EXPORTS http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2010/march/key-sanitary-and-phytosanitary-barriers-american-export2010-03-31T04:00:00