Eugene C. Laney, Jr., New AAEI President & CEO

President and CEO’s Message to the Membership

April 13, 2021

I am thrilled to have the opportunity to join such a prestigious organization and very impressive staff. I look forward to learning more about ongoing AAEI initiatives that seek to “reimagine global trade.” I am already blown away by the membership’s enormous contributions to committees and ad hoc activities.   With an eye toward making …

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Eugene C. Laney, Jr., New AAEI President & CEO

AAEI Chair: New President & CEO Announcement

April 19, 2021

“As Chairperson of the Board of Governors of the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI), it is my pleasure and honor to announce that Eugene C. Laney, Jr. will lead AAEI as President and CEO beginning on April 26, 2021. “Many of you already may know Eugene as a longtime AAEI member who most …

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President Trump Signs USMCA

January 30, 2020

President Trump signed the USMCA trade agreement, a deal reached among the United States, Mexico and Canada, at a White House ceremony on the South Lawn. The USMCA replaces NAFTA, although the deal still needs formal approval by Canada. AAEI and many of its member companies joined the call to action in the long push …

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