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Trade tariffs are adding to building costs for everything from houses to office buildings in North Texas

Steve Brown | Dallas News | 10/01/2018

Huge tariffs on Canadian lumber imports have already added an estimated $9,000 to the cost of a typical U.S. single-family home. And expensive tariffs on imported steel are making commercial projects…

International Trade Secretary consults Birmingham businesses

Liam Fox | Department for International Trade | 10/01/2018

Dr Fox is speaking at a town hall event in...

Canada Set to Resolve U.S. Wine Dispute in Revised Trade Accord

Bryce Baschuk | Bloomberg | 10/01/2018

The Canadian government agreed in the new U.S.-Mexico-Canad...

European, Asian factory growth sputters on weakening exports

Rahul Karunakar, Leika Kihara | Reuters | 10/01/2018

Growth in factory activity slowed across Europe ...

WTO, IMF, World Bank Seek ‘Urgent’ International Trade Reforms

Bryce Baschuk | Bloomberg | 09/30/2018

WTO, IMF, World Bank Seek ‘Urgent’ ...

Trump’s Trade War Told Through the Story of a Leather Belt

Bloomberg Staff | Bloomberg | 09/28/2018

To an American shopper, it may be just a leather belt. But ...

U.S.-Mexico trade deal text to exclude Canada, irritating U.S. lawmakers

David Lawder | Reuters | 09/28/2018

The Trump administration is expected to release the ...


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