International Trade News

Manufacturing
February 16, 2018
This is a guest blog post from Rick Haas, CEO of Mahindra Automotive North America. I grew up in Detroit during a period when car culture was the dominant force driving this area. I recall the many warm summer afternoons spent “helping” my uncle and his friends wrench on their muscle cars, hoping that I would have my own hotrod to tinker with someday. But one way or the other, I’d caught the bug, and at the ripe old age of 12 decided that the auto industry was my future. The men and women here at Mahindra Automotive North America (MANA) have this same passion for creating and producing new...
Foreign Direct Investment
February 09, 2018
This post contains external links. Please review our external linking policy. Guest post by Lisa Buddecke, Regional Economic Development for Eastern Idaho Sakae Casting President and CEO Takashi Suzuki and Lt. Governor of Idaho Brad Little at the 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit, June 20, 2017. Eastern Idaho, known for its Innovation Corridor – featuring extensive science, technology, and research sectors – secured its first foreign direct investment (FDI) success as a direct result of SelectUSA. In the spring of 2017, Regional Economic Development for Eastern Idaho (REDI) celebrated the...
Global Forum 2016
August 19, 2016
The Global Forum/Shaping the Future is an internationally recognized think-tank for exchange and networking among governments at national, regional & local levels, private & public organizations, research & development experts and private sector companies. The Global Forum is an independent, high profile, international, non-for-profit event dedicated to business and policy issues affecting the successful evolution of the Digital Society. An exciting new element of the Global Forum is our inaugural startup competition. A jury of outstanding Silicon Valley- EU- and US based jurors...