Supply Chain Competitiveness Committee Meeting to Discuss Trade, Freight Transport, Etc.
The International Trade Administration’s Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness will hold an open meeting Oct. 7 and 8 in Washington, D.C. This committee advises the ITA on the necessary elements of a comprehensive policy approach to supply chain competitiveness designed to support U.S. export growth and national economic competitiveness, encourage innovation, facilitate the movement of goods, and improve the competitiveness of U.S. supply chains for goods and services in the domestic and global economy. It also provides advice on regulatory policies and programs and investment priorities that affect the competitiveness of U.S. supply chains. At the upcoming meeting committee members are expected to continue to discuss the major competitiveness-related topics raised at previous meetings, including trade and competitiveness, freight movement and policy, information technology and data requirements, regulatory issues, finance and infrastructure, and workforce development.