Commerce Trade Pick Vows To Push For More US Exports

Law360, New York (November 21, 2013, 6:05 PM EST) -- A nominee for a top U.S. Department of Commerce post told a U.S. Senate panel Thursday he intends to help promote more exports from American small businesses and make sure government offices in the U.S. and abroad are working closely together to help attract foreign investment.

Arun M. Kumar — who was nominated in October to serve as assistant secretary of Commerce for global markets and director-general of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service — told the Senate Finance Committee during a confirmation hearing Thursday that...
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