Nov 09 2023
Blog Trade

SHEIN Prepares for a $90 Billion IPO

The e-commerce brand founded on throwaway clothing culture and shadowy supply chains has been campaigning to legitimize its business for months.
Oct 30 2023
Blog Trade

SHEIN is Trying to Whitewash Its Image by Partnering with Forever 21. Don’t Fall for It.

The online retail giant and the mall mainstay are tightening their bond just as SHEIN is looking toward an Initial Public Offering (IPO). That timing is not coincidental.
Oct 20 2023
Press Release Trade

Global Steel and Aluminum Overcapacity Necessitates a Coordinated U.S.-EU Response: AAM Statement

Washington, D.C. — The United States and the European Union (EU) announced Friday that they will continue to negotiate in the coming weeks a steel and aluminum arrangement that addresses unfair...
Oct 05 2023
Press Release Trade

AAM Statement: U.S. Goods Trade Deficit Falls to $83.9 Billion in August

Washington, D.C. — The United States goods trade deficit dropped to $83.9 billion in August, a 5.1% reduction from July, the U.S. Census Bureau reported Thursday. The goods trade deficit with China...
Oct 02 2023
Blog Trade

Senators Brown and Manchin Visit Tin Mill That’s Been Hit Hard by Unfair Trade

More than 300 people have been laid off at the Weirton facility, located on the border of Ohio and West Virginia, as a direct result of predatory trade practices by China and other foreign nations.
Sep 13 2023
Blog Trade

China Has a Huge Car Overcapacity Problem, and It’s Building an Armada to Ship It Worldwide

Tariffs are largely keeping Chinese autos from flooding the U.S. market, for now.
Sep 11 2023
Blog Trade

They Don’t Make Things Like They Used To

Offshoring led to millions of lost jobs and weakened America’s national and economic security. But it also meant that stuff isn’t as well made.
Sep 07 2023
Blog Trade

U.S. Trade Enforcement Works. We Should Make Its Tools Even Stronger.

Trade cheating is a threat to American workers, and the exercise of enforcement tools is vital if we want the rules of international trade to remain fair.
Aug 30 2023
Blog Trade

SHEIN and Forever 21 Are Teaming Up in a Race to the Bottom

SHEIN already saturates the online marketplace. Now, it could be aiming to take over a mall near you.
Aug 28 2023
Blog Trade

The “Great Reallocation” of Global Supply Chains is Happening, But China is Still a Major Player

A new study presented at the Jackson Hole Symposium adds to the evidence that the U.S. is importing from other nations, and increasing its own production capabilities. But don't count China out yet.