Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) Status for Russia and U.S.-Russian Economic Ties Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) Status for Russia and U.S.-Russian Economic Ties

Creator

  • Author: Cooper, William H.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in International Trade and Finance

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2012-06-13

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses the issues surrounding whether or not the U.S. should grant Russia permanent normal trade relations (PNTR) following its accession into the World Trade Organization (WTO). The change in Russia's trade status will require legislation to lift the restrictions of Title IV of the Trade Act of 1974 as they apply to Russia, which includes the "freedom-of-emigration" requirements of the Jackson-Vanik amendment.
  • Physical Description: 9 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Trade
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Normal trade relations - Russia - Law and legislation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: International trade

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Russia

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RS21123
  • Accession or Local Control No: RS21123_2012Jun13
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc87368