TradeVistas | trade was a top issue for voters in the 2020 election

New Poll: Trade Was a Top Issue for Many 2020 Voters

Nearly half of U.S. voters identified trade as a top issue influencing their vote for president in 2020, according to a post-election poll by TradeVistas.

TradeVistas | learn the trade story of wildland firefighter gear

California’s Fight Against Wildfires is Actually Global

California faced record wildfires in 2020. The fight against wildfire is global, with help from international firefighters and gear.

TradeVistas | how trade policy impacts economic uncertainty

A World of Trade Uncertainty

The Economic Policy Uncertainty index found that economic uncertainty from the trade war and Brexit has been eclipsed by the impacts of the global pandemic.

TradeVistas | the global supply chain of NBA basketballs

From Factory to Finals: The Supply Chain of a Basketball

Follow the global journey of how official NBA basketballs are made, from the U.S. to China. Along the way, basketball has become entangled in geopolitics.

TradeVistas | WTO public morals decision

Which Way is the Moral Trade Compass Pointing? U.S. Loses WTO Argument that Tariffs on China Protect U.S. Public Morals

The United States argued to the WTO that tariffs against China were necessary to protect public morals. It lost the argument. Here’s how.

TradeVistas | poll results show Americans support "Buy American" trade policies

Americans Love to “Buy American”

A TradeVistas poll found that Americans support “Buy American” policies requiring the federal government to buy from domestic suppliers. Learn more about trade’s elevated importance in the 2020 election.

TradeVistas | public integrity in trade agreements

Tackling Corruption in the Trading System through a Culture of Integrity

Fostering a culture of public integrity – and anti corruption – in global trade requires concrete steps to ensure the rule of law is enforced.

TradeVistas | trade helps us be healthy at home

The “Homebody Economy” and Trade

The pandemic’s impact on trade, livelihoods, and our well-being has been profoundly negative. But even while we quarantine, trade helps us work on being healthy at home.

TradeVistas | the state of global fashion trade and clothing exports in 2020

September Issue: Fashion & Trade in a Shifting Global Landscape

The global fashion industry faces tariffs on clothing exports, changing consumer demand, and of course, fallout from the pandemic.

TradeVistas | the tomato suspension agreement has some U.S. growers seeing red

Imported Tomatoes From Mexico Have Some U.S. Growers Seeing Red

USMCA eliminated trade barriers for most agricultural exports but some American growers argue that the tomato suspension agreement doesn’t do enough to protect against imports of increasingly competitive seasonal produce from Mexico.