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S.Korea allows beef imports from Tyson, Cargill

AJOT | July 01, 2007 | International Trade

South Korea will resume beef trade with six plants owned by Tyson Foods, Inc. and Cargill, Inc. after the United States verified that recent beef shipments made in error were not the companies' fault, the Agriculture Ministry said. Read More »

US firms campaign to win S.Korea trade deal

AJOT | June 24, 2007 | International Trade

US business groups, hoping to see a "gold standard" trade deal with South Korea in place this fall, are launching a campaign to overcome opposition in Congress to the deal's provision on autos. Read More »

China to cut some export rebates

AJOT | June 24, 2007 | International Trade

China will remove or reduce tax rebates on nearly 3,000 export categories, including some metals products, textiles, shoes and other manufactured goods, to help reduce its trade surplus, the Finance Ministry said. Read More »

Japan to begin talks to ease US beef import limits

AJOT | June 17, 2007 | International Trade

Japan intends to begin negotiations with the US shortly to ease its restrictions on US beef imports in the wake of an international animal health organization's recent decision to allow exports of US beef irrespective of cattle age, Japanese government so Read More »

EU trade chief warns China over exports

AJOT | June 17, 2007 | International Trade

After talks over the European Union's ballooning trade deficit with China, Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson said Chinese Commerce Minister Bo Xilai had shown sensitivity to concerns about soaring Chinese exports such as steel products. Read More »

Algeria “bazaar” boom poses Islamist risk

AJOT | June 17, 2007 | International Trade

Algeria's Islamist-driven black market could pose a political menace if it keeps growing, a business leader said, adding intelligent foreign investment was the best way of countering a "bazaar" economy. Read More »

G8 summit critical for WTO talks

AJOT | June 10, 2007 | International Trade

World leaders who attended the G8 summit must accept compromises to prevent years of further delay to a global trade deal, EU Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson said. Read More »

New Nova Scotia terminal targets Asia trade

AJOT | June 03, 2007 | International Trade

Based on forecasts that the East Coast will experience a sharp increase in container cargo from Asia and the Indian subcontinent via the Suez Canal, a Nova Scotia group with American partners has announced a $300 million project to build a major container Read More »

Environmentalists push for Great Lakes ocean shipping ban

AJOT | June 03, 2007 | International Trade

A political dispute may lead to a moratorium of ocean-going ships on the Great Lakes, at least if an environmental group has its way. The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition called in late May for just such a moratorium until Congress passes legislat Read More »

Companies look outside developing countries

AJOT | June 03, 2007 | International Trade

Companies from developing countries are raising vast sums of capital on global markets on an unprecedented scale, which has also increased their exposure to interest rate and currency risks, the World Bank said. Read More »

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