Big trouble in little Japan

Last quarter’s unexpected slowdown is a symptom of larger problems with global growth Investors accustomed to focusing on the domestic causes of Japan’s decades-long funk should look more widely to understand the current slowdown. It is a symptom of global issues, not just the country’s struggles with an aging population and stagnant wages. The world’s … More Big trouble in little Japan

US to stop benefits to Indian textiles industry

The US does not wish to concede on its current stance to terminate benefits to the Indian textile industry under the GSP scheme. The developing and the least-developed countries are allowed to export textiles and other products on a preferential tariff framework by industrialised countries on an MFN (most-favoured-nation) basis that requires all partners be … More US to stop benefits to Indian textiles industry

U.S. Exporting Mechanics Webinar Series (June 12, 2018)

The U.S. Commercial Service, the export promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, is collaborating with the National Customs Brokers Freight Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) Educational Institute to present an exporting mechanics webinar series. The series will provide U.S. small and medium size businesses with the basic exporting information they … More U.S. Exporting Mechanics Webinar Series (June 12, 2018)

ESMA marked the presence of industrial printing at FESPA 2018

Since 1990, ESMA, the European Specialist Printing Manufacturers Association, advocates the best practices and latest advances in industrial printing. Over 20 member companies exhibited at the upcoming FESPA global print expo, May (May 15-18, 2018 in Berlin Messe, Berlin, Germany. The ESMA pavilion in hall 4 featured an “Industrial Print Showcase”, as well as “Ask … More ESMA marked the presence of industrial printing at FESPA 2018

IFAI wraps up a positive 2018 Outlook Conference

Perfect weather, a big crowd, a little golf, excellent wine and of course, fresh insights and rewarding interaction united industry leaders at Outlook 2018. A five-year record of a 120 participants gathered at the lovely Chateau Elan for an exclusive outlook and walked away reinvigorated. They all became part of a bigger conversation as they: … More IFAI wraps up a positive 2018 Outlook Conference