international trade

REC Silicon

Solar company REC Silicon Tuesday warned of big layoffs at a factory in central Washington if a trade dispute between the U.S. and China drags on much longer.

USDA

Washington’s second largest industry, agriculture, is looking for a place at the negotiation table Tuesday with Chinese President Xi Jinping.

APEC 2013 / Flickr

Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet with titans of Northwest commerce Tuesday and Wednesday on their home turf: Think Boeing, Starbucks, Microsoft and Amazon.

Northwest Cherry Growers Association

Northwest cherry season is upon us. And officials have just struck a deal to get more of those cherries to prime Asian markets like South Korea and China.

A McLin / Flickr

So far, few Northwest Democrats are getting on board with a deal to "fast track" a pending Pacific trade agreement, The Trans-Pacific Partnership.

USDA

China is now on the growing list of countries that won’t accept poultry or eggs from the U.S.

Northwest Exporters Eye New Opportunities In Cuba

Dec 18, 2014
Nigel Pacquette / Wikimedia

Northwest farmers and orchardists are among the potential beneficiaries if the U.S. and Cuba normalize their relationship and the trade embargo ends.

Washington Apple Commission

The Chinese government approved market access to Northwest apples Wednesday after a two-year market closure.

Wikimedia

A seaport in northern British Columbia is serving as the test site for a venture to make international cargo inspections more efficient.

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