Trade Policy

Israel Is The Fourth Largest Supplier of Pharmaceutical Products to the U.S.

Israel’s pharmaceutical industry plays a significant role in helping to improve the health of Americans.  Israel’s growing and vibrant pharmaceutical sector is supported by a strong foundation of academic excellence, a highly skilled work force,
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Israel Is Among The Top 20 Suppliers of Environmental Goods to the U.S.

Necessity is the mother of all inventions.  Israel is a nation with limited natural resources but an abundance of human capital composed of highly skilled and innovative workers.  These factors, along with Israel’s mature high-tech
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Israelis Are Among The Top Recipients of U.S. Highly Skilled Work Visas

How to reform the U.S.’s immigration system has been at the forefront of U.S. politics over the last few years.  Many Americans contend that the current system is broken and fixing it is essential to
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U.S.-Israel Bilateral Trade in Goods: Concentrated in High Tech and Advanced Industrial Products

The United-States Israel Free Trade Agreement serves as the foundation for a strong, vibrant, and open bilateral trade relationship.  The United States and Israel are both advanced industrial economies with innovative companies on the cutting
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United States-Israel Bilateral Trade in Services: Partners in Cutting Edge Research and Development

U.S.-Israel bilateral trade in services grew nearly 363% from $1.9 billion in 1992 to approximately $8.8 billion in 2011.  In 2011, U.S. imports of services from Israel reached $4.9 billion and the U.S. exported nearly
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Israel Issues Tenders for the Construction and Operation of Two New Seaports

On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 the Government of Israel published the first stage of an international tender for the construction and operation of two new seaports; one in Ashdod and one in Haifa.  Israeli Prime
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Israeli Owned Companies Employed Over 23,000 Americans and Contributed $256 million to U.S. Exports in 2010

Israeli companies are playing an important role in helping the U.S. economy grow, create quality high paying jobs and remain on the cutting edge of the global economy. According to the U.S. Department of
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2012 is a Record Year for U.S. Imports of Israeli Food and Beverage Products

2012 was a record year for U.S. imports of Israeli food and beverage products, according to and The Israel Export and International Cooperation Institute (IEICI).  In 2012, Israeli food and beverage exports to
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First in Free Trade: The U.S.–Israel Economic Alliance

On April 22, 1985, the United States Trade Representative and the Israeli Minister of Industry and Trade signed the U.S.-Israel Free Trade Agreement (FTA). The FTA was the U.S.’s first bilateral
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QIZs Help Stimulate Jordanian Exports to the United States

category: Trade Policy
In 2012, Jordan was the U.S.’s 73rd largest goods trading partner with $2.8 billion in bilateral trade in goods. Goods exports totaled $1.6 billion; Goods imports totaled $1.2 billion. The U.S. goods trade surplus with
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