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Don’t believe the doves: US trade disputes are likely to escalate after the midterms

Michael Ivanovitch | CNBC | 10/22/2018

Last year, China and the European Union accounted for 53 percent of the American merchandise trade deficit. In the first eight months of this year, their U.S. business continued to flourish and the combined…

New trade pact leaves most U.S. industry at mercy of Mexico’s courts

Chris Prentice and Frank Jack Daniel | Reuters | 10/22/2018


Kudlow Says China Doing Nothing to Defuse Trade Tensions: FT

Melissa Cheok | Bloomberg | 10/22/2018

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow accused China of do...

Staying in a customs union would be dire for British trade. Here’s why

Greg Hands | The Guardian | 10/22/2018

I campaigned for remain in 2016 and served as tra...

Leaving the EU gives us an unprecedented chance to boost trade with the US

Antony Phillipson | City A.M | 10/22/2018

Today, I am delighted to be hosting a series ...

China vs the US: not just a trade war

Karishma Vaswani | BBC | 10/22/2018

If you needed any further evidence that the trade war between the US and China is not ju...

Brazil launches trade dispute against China over sugar: WTO

Tom Miles | Reuters | 10/22/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) – Brazil has launched a complaint against Chi...


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