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EU launches WTO suit on Canadian renewable power

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | International Trade

The European Union has escalated a trade dispute over Canadian provincial rules for solar and wind energy subsidies by asking the World Trade Organization to set up a panel to rule on the case, the WTO said. Read More »

Nestle sees newcomers joining China’s milk industry

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | International Trade

Swiss food giant Nestle's move to create a 2.5 billion-yuan ($396 million) joint venture milk supply centre in northeast China will encourage local entrepreneurs to enter the industry, said a senior Nestle executive in China. Read More »

Obama seeks to merge US trade agencies, save $3 billion

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | International Trade

President Barack Obama will ask Congress for authority to fold together U.S. trade agencies to help boost exports, a reorganization that could help innoculate him against Republican election-year charges that he is a big-government liberal. Read More »

US presses EU on Airbus subsidy compliance

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | International Trade

The United States pressed the European Union for hard evidence that it has complied with a trade ruling on subsidies to planemaker Airbus in a showdown that could kick off the next stage in the world's largest and costliest trade dispute. Read More »

Italy’s steel exports up, lag import volumes

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | International Trade

Steel exports from Italy, the European Union's second-biggest producer after Germany, rose 12.7 percent year on year to 14.395 million tons in the first 10 months of 2011, but lagged behind import volumes, according to industry body Federacciai. Read More »

Nestle to build dairy center in northeast China

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | International Trade

The world's biggest food group Nestle will invest 2.5 billion yuan ($396 million) in a milk supply center in northeast China, state media said, months after farmers complained the company was buying milk at below-market prices. Read More »

US FDA tests threaten Brazil orange juice imports

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | International Trade

Fears that the U.S. might ban imports of orange juice from Brazil drove orange juice futures to an all-time high as health regulators began testing all incoming shipments for traces of an illegal fungicide called carbendazim. Read More »

US may overtake China’s rich in Rolls Royce race

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | International Trade

Luxury carmaker Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Ltd, owned by German automotive giant BMW AG, said its U.S. sales could overtake China this year, revving up the British company for record global revenue in 2012, its chief executive said. Read More »

Rwanda exports rise 32 percent in 2011

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | International Trade

Rwanda's exports of goods and services increased by 31.7 percent last year from 2010, thanks to growth in mining, tea and coffee, its minister for trade and industry said. Read More »

Montblanc opens first ‘concept store’ in China

AJOT | January 05, 2012 | International Trade

High-end penmaker Montblanc has opened its largest store in China to capitalise on the surging growth of Chinese luxury-goods consumers, who are expected to account for most of the world's luxury purchases in eight years. Read More »

Brazil eyes protection for textile industry

AJOT | January 03, 2012 | International Trade

Brazil is a considering a new tariff system to protect its textile industry from the threat of cheap imports, Finance Minister Guido Mantega told an industry association, according to newspaper reports. Read More »

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