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It’s not ‘logical’ for the US to hit Japanese automakers with tariffs, CLSA says

Dr. Michael Ivanovitch | CNBC | 09/10/2018

It’s not “logical” for the U.S. to hit Japanese automakers with tariffs because Japan doesn’t impose any duties on its car imports, a strategist from CLSA said on Monday. U.S. President Donald Trump hinted in a…

RPT-UPDATE 2-China’s record trade surplus with U.S. adds fuel to trade war fire

Elias Glenn, Lusha Zhang | Reuters | 09/10/2018

BEIJING, Sept 8 (Reuters) &#...

On front line of trade, EU ports fear overnight Brexit chaos

Raf Casert | Miami Herald | 09/10/2018

With arms flailing and raised voices, a shipping manager and ...

Japan’s Abe Pledges to Defend Free Trade After Trump Warning

Isabel Reynolds and Emi Nobuhiro | Bloomberg | 09/10/2018

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe p...

China Sees GMO Soybeans as a Trade War Tool

John Carney | Breitbart | 09/10/2018

China plans to grow genetically modified soybeans in Argentina, hoping the crop w...

Japan has become the ‘obvious target’ for Trump’s next trade salvo

Dan Murphy | CNBC | 09/07/2018

The threat of auto tariffs is back on the agen...

EU, U.S. trade chiefs to mend ties after Trump tariff detente

Reuters Staff | Reuters | 09/07/2018

September 5, 2018 BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. and EU trade ...


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