Global Demand For Enviro Services Is Spiking, ITC Finds

Law360, New York (May 2, 2013, 7:04 PM EDT) -- International demand for environmental services has grown significantly in the last decade and easing trade barriers on related industries like engineering and construction would likely increase domestic businesses' market share in the $500 billion global market, according to a U.S. International Trade Commission report released Wednesday.

Although few trade barriers apply specifically to environmental services, which includes water management and waste disposal projects, barriers to sectors related to the industry has impeded U.S. trade in the industry, the ITC said in a fact-finding report.

The international...
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