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Trump warns EU of car tariffs as commerce probe offers new ammo
Trump warns EU of car tariffs as commerce probe offers new ammo

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | International Trade

President Donald Trump reiterated his threat to impose tariffs on cars imported from the European Union if the U.S. can’t reach a trade deal with the EU, ratcheting up pressure amid already strained relations between the traditional allies.

La-Z-Boy recliner prices to rise again unless trade war resolved
La-Z-Boy recliner prices to rise again unless trade war resolved

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | International Trade

Now may be a good time to buy that power recliner.

U.S.-China deal enforcement should be two-way, ex-officials say

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | International Trade

The basic metals industry is one of the world’s largest industrial energy users
The basic metals industry is one of the world’s largest industrial energy users

AJOT | February 20, 2019 | Energy News | International Trade

The industrial sector is the largest user of energy in the world, accounting for approximately 55% of world delivered energy in 2018, according to the International Energy Agency. Within the industrial sector, the basic metal industry is one of the largest energy users, accounting for 12% of global industrial sector energy use.

Iraq says it will continue sanctions-busting imports from Iran

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | International Trade

Brighter Days Could Be Ahead for China’s Gloomy Consumers

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | International Trade

Donald Trump’s $25 Billion Problem With Germany’s Carmakers
Donald Trump’s $25 Billion Problem With Germany’s Carmakers

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | International Trade

As Volkswagen AG and other German automakers await President Donald Trump’s decision on whether to impose tariffs on vehicles imported into the U.S., new figures on Germany’s trade in cars will do little to ease the tension.

Oil Holds Near 3-Month High as Saudi Curbs Temper Growth Worries

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | Energy News | International Trade

China Delays Coal Imports From Australia as Tensions Simmer

Bloomberg | February 20, 2019 | International Trade

Sweet Tooth Grows in Top Sugar Importer as Buying to Climb

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

Malaysia to Extradite Ex-Goldman Banker After Local 1MDB Cases

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

Jet Air Bailout Puts Focus on India Banks’ Debt-to-Equity Losses

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | Air Cargo News | Airlines | International Trade

Trump Says China Could Buy More U.S. Corn Than Thought Possible
Trump Says China Could Buy More U.S. Corn Than Thought Possible

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

U.S. corn sales to China have been part of the ongoing trade discussions between the nations, President Donald Trump said from the White House Oval Office Tuesday.

May Seeks Backstop Breakthrough as Deadline Looms: Brexit Update

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

Merkel Wants Antitrust Rules Changed to Foster Global Players
Merkel Wants Antitrust Rules Changed to Foster Global Players

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

German Chancellor Angela Merkel continued her campaign to get European Union antitrust rules changed so that companies in the region can better compete with global giants in the U.S. and China.

Oil Trades Near Three-Month High on Trade Talks, OPEC Cutbacks

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | Energy News | International Trade

China Plan to Integrate Hong Kong, Macau Skirts Tough Questions
China Plan to Integrate Hong Kong, Macau Skirts Tough Questions

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

China’s long-awaited plan to create a high-tech megalopolis on its southern coastline rivaling California’s Silicon Valley generated optimism among Hong Kong’s business community even as key details remain unclear.

Brexit Bulletin: Split and Divide
Brexit Bulletin: Split and Divide

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

Today in Brexit: As Theresa May’s shuttle diplomacy continues, British politics fractures.

China’s Silicon Valley Blueprint Has Plenty of Holes

Bloomberg | February 19, 2019 | International Trade

Japan Says U.S. Won’t Hike Car Tariffs During Trade Deal Talks

Bloomberg | February 18, 2019 | International Trade

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