Nextrade drives SME ecommerce development in Central America with Cenpromype, U.S. State Department
September 13, 2019
In tandem with Huawei and eBay, Nextrade co-sponsored a lunch on trade policy priorities for the WTO Ministerial and beyond in December 2017 during th...
Optimizing trade policy for ecommerce -
Nextrade Co-Sponsors Discussion
April 27, 2017
Alliance for eTrade Development II formed by Nextrade between USAID and 10 companies launches
October 25, 2019
Is Globalization That Bad? No, we say -
it is changing for the better and we had better keep up at Zocalo-UCLA Forum
July 5, 2017
Nextrade CEO Kati Suominen spoke at the lively Zócalo/UCLA event entitled “Does Globalization Only Serve Elites?” before a packed house at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in Little Tokyo in Los Angeles. The panel noted that California has benefited greatly from globalization — from cheap T-shirts, to leaps in technology, to proximity to Asia, to its agricultural exports. Suominen highlighted ways for California and and the United States to power exports also in the 21st century -- when trade is digital. The work is not about bringing back factory jobs - they are gone to 3D printers and robots. The challenge is to prepare our workers to make the most of America's technological edge, keep upgrading their skills, and build new businesses. See her blog summarizing these arguments.
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