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Biography for Ian Cohen

Ian Cohen, Associate Editor, is a reporter with Export Compliance Daily and its sister publication International Trade Today, where he covers export controls, sanctions and international trade issues. He previously worked as a local government reporter in South Florida. Ian graduated with a journalism degree from the University of Florida in 2017 and lives in Washington, D.C. He joined the staff of Warren Communications News in 2019.

Recent Articles by Ian Cohen

US, Kenya to Begin Trade Negotiations

The U.S and Kenya will begin negotiating a comprehensive trade deal that both sides believe will act as a model for more agreements between the U.S. and other African countries, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Feb. 6. Kenya…Subscribe to Read >>

Trump Signs Hong Kong Bills Into Law, Drawing Backlash From China

President Donald Trump signed bills that could remove Hong Kong from receiving special customs and export controls treatment and restrict exports of rubber bullets, tear gas and other items to the region. The bills (see 1911200036), signed Nov…Subscribe to Read >>

US Has Not Agreed to Lift China Tariffs, Trump Says

President Donald Trump said the U.S. did not agree to lift tariffs on China as part of the first phase of the trade deal, contradicting comments from China’s commerce ministry. “They'd like to have a rollback,” Trump told reporters Nov…Subscribe to Read >>

US, China Agreed to Eliminate Tariffs in Stages, China Says

China and U.S. agreed to lift tariffs in stages as they progress in trade talks, China’s Ministry of Commerce said during a Nov. 7 press conference. “If the two parties reach the first phase agreement, they should cancel the…Subscribe to Read >>

Phase One of US-China Deal 'Ahead of Schedule,' Trump Says

President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “ahead of schedule” in signing the first phase of a U.S.-China trade deal.Subscribe to Read >>