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South Africa joins Uganda and Kenya, ratifies the Tripartite Free Trade Area

EABW Staff | East African Business Week | 10/10/2018

South Africa has ratified the Tripartite Free Trade Agreement becoming the Fourth member state to do so after Egypt, Uganda and Kenya. This was according to a notification sent early…

Trump Claims Trade Victories but Businesses Struggle Under His Approach

Alan Rappeport | New York Times | 10/10/2018

WASHINGTON — President Trump has spent the pa...

Cranberry farmers await harvest amid uncertainty

Katherine Isbell | The Patriot Ledger | 10/10/2018

An unseasonably warm fall, coupled with the uncertainty surrou...

Mnuchin warns China against devaluing currency, says yuan agreement must be part of trade deal

Tae Kim | CNBC | 10/10/2018

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has t...

China’s Commerce Minister Discusses U.S. Trade Dispute: Full Text

Bloomberg Staff | Bloomberg | 10/09/2018

Chinese Commerce Minister Zhong Shan comments on the...

In the farm belt and manufacturing hubs, tariffs and trade turn into election issues

Michael Collins | USA Today | 10/09/2018

WASHINGTON – Iowa Democrat Abby Fin...

The U.S.-China Trade Battle Spawns a New Era of Tariff Dodges

Chuin-Wei Yap | The Wall Street Journal | 10/09/2018

One day in June, seven months after the U.S. i...


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