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China launches dispute at WTO over EU shoe duties

AJOT | February 11, 2010 | International Trade

China launched a dispute at the World Trade Organisation against EU duties on shoes, but the European Union insisted its measures were in line with WTO rules and denied they were protectionist.

China's protest against anti-dumping duties exte Read More »

After US deal, Taiwan to buy helicopters from Europe

AJOT | February 11, 2010 | International Trade

Taiwan said it would buy up to 20 military helicopters from a European manufacturer less than a week after Washington infuriated China by proposing a $6.4 billion arms deal for the island which Beijing claims as its own.

The Taiwan deal with Read More »

U.S. trade gap widens in Dec to $40.2 billion

AJOT | February 11, 2010 | International Trade

The U.S. trade deficit widened unexpectedly in December to $40.2 billion, fueled by the highest oil prices since October 2008, the Commerce Department said.

Wall Street analysts surveyed before the report had expected the trade deficit to nar Read More »

China to levy anti-dumping duties on US chicken

AJOT | February 11, 2010 | International Trade

China will levy heavy anti-dumping duties on U.S. chicken products, its Commerce Ministry said on Friday, a move likely to aggravate trade relations and antagonise one of the few U.S. industries that profitably exports to China.

The ministry' Read More »

Vietnam vows

AJOT | February 11, 2010 | International Trade

Vietnam is monitoring China's dispute at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) against European Union duties on shoes and will take "appropriate action", a foreign ministry spokeswoman said without elaborating. Read More »

Premium Article  Canada: tomorrow’s energy superpower

Leo Quigley | January 24, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | International Trade

During his inaugural trip to Asia in early December Canada’s Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, told a business audience in Shanghai that Canada is an emerging energy superpower. Canada, he said, can provide the stable sources of energy China will need for f Read More »

Premium Article  Indian trucks soon to be Georgia-bound

Karen Thuermer | January 24, 2010 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Just as Ann Durham, president, Global Vehicles U.S.A., Inc., brings the right mix of business acumen, industry experience and people skills to lead her company in the introduction of India’s Mahindra trucks to the American public, the Georgia Port Authori Read More »

Premium Article  ThyssenKrupp looks to the future

Peter Buxbaum | January 24, 2010 | International Trade

Undeterred by depressed steel market, German company continues $4 billion North American investment

Shipments of breakbulk steel by U.S. steel mills have plummeted since the global recession hit the industry in the fourth quarter of 2 Read More »

Forwarder must prove merit or be Vulnerable on price

AJOT | December 13, 2009 | International Trade

These are tough times for everyone involved in transportation. Asset based companies; shipping lines, air carriers and trucking firms are spilling red ink all over their P&L statements. Non asset organizations like forwarders and 3PLs are suffering less b Read More »

Forwarder must prove merit or be Vulnerable on price

AJOT | December 13, 2009 | International Trade

These are tough times for everyone involved in transportation. Asset based companies; shipping lines, air carriers and trucking firms are spilling red ink all over their P&L statements. Non asset organizations like forwarders and 3PLs are suffering less b Read More »

Premium Article  FMC Affirms Lawful Use of Unlicensed Agents by OTIs

AJOT | December 10, 2009 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Editor’s note: Attorneys Ashley Craig and Robert Hart of the Washington, DC-based law firm Venable look at the recent Appeals Court case that forced changes to the 1984 Shipping Act. The Landstar Express America v. Federal Maritime Commission affi Read More »

Premium Article  DC sees no sustainable global recovery till 2011

Leo Ryan | December 10, 2009 | International Trade

The finish line in the race to global economic recovery is still a long way off, suggests Canada’s Export Development Corporation (EDC) in an in-depth, wide-ranging analysis of current trends.

- By Leo Ryan, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  Canada’s export outlook shining brighter

Leo Ryan | December 10, 2009 | International Trade

Following an unprecedented decline in 2009, Canada’s exports will stage a moderate but sustained recovery in 2010, reflecting the anticipated gradual bounce back in the post-recession world economy.

Such was a forecast contained in an in-depth analysi Read More »

Premium Article  “Vietnam and US trade and investment increasing”

Robert Wallack | December 03, 2009 | International Trade

Vietnam is attracting more investments from the Unites States and foreign companies and improving the business environment for partnering with local firms. Their level of economic development is lower than cross-border neighbor China, yet infrastructure Read More »

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