Trade & Investment


Virginia Increasingly Looks to China as an Export Market

by Erika Solem
Governor Bob McDonnell of Virginia has been proactively looking to China as an export market for Virginia’s agricultural products, a subject that we have previously highlighted.

ASEAN Economic Ministers Embark on Three-Day U.S. Roadshow

by Evan Roe
Economic ministers from the 10 ASEAN member-states, along with Deputy Secretary-General for the ASEAN Economic Community Lim Hong Hin, are visiting the United States from June 10 to June 14, for events in Los Angeles, Silicon Valley, and Washington, D.C.
Llewelyn Hughes, recent Japan Studies Visiting Fellow at the East-West Center in Washington, explains that “The clean energy innovation agenda announced by the US and Japanese governments in their Shared Vision for the Future should retain a focus on how to better...

Closer US-India Relations Benefit the United States and Mississippi

by Senator Roger Wicker (R - MS)
Senator Roger Wicker, who represents Mississippi in the US Senate, explains that “The dynamic and productive US-India relationship continues to grow from strength to strength, and there is no doubt that this partnership will play a major role in US foreign policy in...