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Record imports push US trade gap to $53.2 billion in August

Paul Wiseman | Associated Press | 10/05/2018

Record imports drove the U.S. trade deficit up for the third straight month in August. The deficit in the trade of goods with China and Mexico hit records. The Commerce…

Tariffs continue despite trade deal, but impact seems limited

Jerry Zremski | The Buffalo News | 10/05/2018

Tariffs continue despite trade deal, but impact seems...

Hong Kong’s Economy Gets Stuck Between U.S.-China Trade War

Eric Lam | Bloomberg | 10/05/2018

Hong Kong’s Economy Gets Stuck Between U.S.-China Trade...

Panama loses WTO claim to trade sanctions on Colombia

Stephanie Nebehay and Tom Miles | Reuters | 10/05/2018

Panama loses WTO claim to trade sanctions on Colombi...

Why Europeans may not want a U.S. trade deal

Julia Rone | The Washington Post | 10/04/2018

The United States just struck a trade agreement with Canada and Mexico...

Renaming Nafta Just Might Work

Tyler Cowen | Bloomberg | 10/04/2018

The Trump administration’s renegotiation of Nafta is decidedly underwhelming, the product of ...

Can US Tech Survive Trade Wars

Brian Colello | Morningstar | 10/04/2018

The Nasdaq index is up more than 15% so far this year, but the US-China trade war adds ris...

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