Commerce Committee Announces Witnesses for U.S.-Korea Automobile Trade Imbalance Hearing

September 18, 2008

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the witnesses for the upcoming Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism Subcommittee hearing on The Imbalance in U.S.-Korea Automobile Trade, scheduled for September 24, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. A full witness list is below.

The hearing will examine the reasons for the imbalance in U.S.-Korea bilateral automobile trade; its impact on the United States’ automakers, autoworkers, and economy; and proposals to address the imbalance. Senator Dorgan will preside.

The Imbalance in U.S.-Korea Automobile Trade
Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism Subcommittee
Date:  Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Time:  10:00 a.m.
Location:  Room 253, Russell Senate Office Building

Panel 1
Mr. Robert B. Cassidy, Director of International Trade and Services, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Mr. John T. Bozzella, Vice President, External Affairs and Public Policy, Chrysler LLC

Mr. Ron Gettelfinger, President, United Autoworkers

Dr. Charles McMillion, President and Chief Economist, MBG Information Services

Mr. Myron Brilliant, President of the U.S.-Korea Business Council, Vice President of the Asia Division, U.S. Chamber of Commerce