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New Trade Enforcement Agency Established (2012-3-12)

President Obama recently signed an executive order, establishing the Interagency Trade Enforcement Center (ITEC) within the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR).  The Obama administration is aimed at doubling exports by the year 2015, and this new agency will help facilitate that goal. According to Ron Kirk, Ambassador of USTR, the ITEC is among the most significant [...]