Trade Policy

  By Country

USTR National Trade Estimate - The United States Trade Representative (USTR) collects data on its tradeing partners' conditions for supporting trade from foreign countries, including the United States.

World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade Profiles - WTO Trade Profiles, from the World Trade Organization, provides a description of trading limitations within a particular WTO country.

World Bank Trade Restrictions Database  - The World Bank Trade Restrictions database provides extensive information on trade barriers for US financial service companies interested in investing in other countries.

  Bilateral Negotiations

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)  - USTR has compiled this information on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership to provide extensive background on this important trade dialogue.

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) - USTR covers the Trans-Pacific Partnership and all other US free trade agreements (FTA) - USTR Free Trade Agreements. The TPP would be the most comprehensive FTA to date and would cover trade in markets that make up a significant portion of US trade.

   Multilateral Negotiations      

Universal Postal Union - US and other governments remain concerned about the limits of market access that follow the decision of state-supported postal entities to enter the financial services industry and compete with private sector companies, both domestically and internationally. This site provides additional information on this topic.

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) - The OECD remains a key institution for ensuring that the world's largest trading partners cooperate to maintain economic development and ensure open markets for US exports and investments.