Expanding Exports to be Focus of Dec. 11 President’s Export Council Meeting
The President’s Export Council will hold a meeting Dec. 11 that will be broadcast live via the Internet. At this meeting the PEC will deliberate on recommendations related to promoting the expansion of U.S. exports and convey a report to the president on the September 2014 fact-finding trip to Poland and Turkey by some council members. Topics may include the National Export Initiative; trade promotion authority; trade negotiations; reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States; innovation; education, skills development and workforce readiness; infrastructure; tax reform; and export control reform. Public comments are due no later than Dec. 5.