U.S., China Sign Phase 1 Trade Deal

January 15, 2020

President Trump and China’s Vice Premier Liu He signed the Phase 1 trade deal which includes provisions on intellectual property, financial services, and large purchases of agriculture products. AAEI announced that while it is pleased that the agreement is signed, its leaders will be scrutinizing the text to assess the impact of the agreement on …

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State of the Association

March 17, 2021

Former AAEI President and CEO Marianne Rowden published the 2014 State of the Association message in which she provided an annual report on the work of AAEI, the progress that the Association has made advocating on members’ behalf, and the strategy for investing AAEI’s resources to build an organization for the future. The 2014 State …

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

A New Direction

April 19, 2021

Eugene Laney takes charge of AAEI as President and CEO of the American Association of Exporters and Importers beginning in April 2021. With Laney’s arrival, AAEI marks its 100th Anniversary by setting course in a new direction. “We are at a point in time where we can reimagine global trade for the next century with …

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