global trade


Wednesday, August 2, 2017
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Global Trade Recovery Lifts Diesel Demand

By John Kemp LONDON, Aug 2 (Reuters) – World trade is growing again which will give a big boost to middle distillates such as diesel used in the

August 2, 2017
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Maritime News

U.S., China Talks Get Rocky Start as Secretary Ross Assails Trade Gap

By Saleha Mohsin, Andrew Mayeda and Ye Xie (Bloomberg) — Talks between the world’s two biggest economies got off to a tense start as U.S. Commerce

July 19, 2017
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Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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Commerce Secretary Ross Urges China to Give U.S. Companies Equal Footing on Trade

By Saleha Mohsin and Ye Xie (Bloomberg) — China’s maturing economy needs to further open markets to American investors and exporters so they can

July 18, 2017
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Friday, May 19, 2017
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Global Expansion Is In Sync, Even If Chaos Reigns Elsewhere

By Theophilos Argitis and Blaise Robinson (Bloomberg) — With the first-quarter earnings season coming to a close, the verdict is in on the synchronized

May 19, 2017
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Thursday, May 4, 2017
Maritime News

Global Trade Growth Is About to Slow, Morgan Stanley Says

By Luke Kawa (Bloomberg) — Signs are pointing to a looming slowdown in global trade growth, according to Morgan Stanley. Each component of the bank’s

May 4, 2017
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017
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U.S. Trade Deficit Falls as Exports Hit Two-Year High

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON, April 4 (Reuters) – The U.S. trade deficit fell more than expected in February as exports increased to a two-year high and

April 4, 2017
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Monday, April 3, 2017
containership
Maritime News

Shipping Container Price Spike Points to Global Trade Growth

By Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE, April 3 (Reuters) – Prices for shipping containers, the metal boxes that carry 90 percent of the world’s

April 3, 2017
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Maritime News

Port Operators, Shippers Lead Up China, Hong Kong Shares as Global Trade View Brightens

SHANGHAI, March 29 (Reuters) – China and Hong Kong stocks rose on Wednesday as further signs of a pick-up in global trade boosted shares of port

March 29, 2017
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Monday, February 27, 2017
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BHP Says `Bloody Awful’ Trade Pledges Risk Deflating Trump Pump

By David Stringer and Danielle Bochove (Bloomberg) — The head of the world’s biggest mining company intensified his warnings that U.S. trade

February 27, 2017
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Thursday, February 9, 2017
shipping containers stacked
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Trump May Need a Second Term to See Fruits of His Trade Deals

By Austin Weinstein (Bloomberg) — So far, President Donald Trump has mostly declared policy 140 characters at a time, or through flurries of executive

February 9, 2017
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Maritime News

World’s Biggest Shipping Company Voices Alarm at Trump Trade War

By Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) — A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, the owner of the world’s biggest container shipping line, is paying particular attention to

February 8, 2017
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
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U.S. Trade Gap Widens in 2016 as Exports, Imports Both Shrink

By Shobhana Chandra (Bloomberg) — The U.S. trade deficit widened last year to the biggest since 2012 as exports fell more than imports, though a

February 7, 2017
Total Views: 36

Monday, January 23, 2017
Maritime News

President Trump Withdraws U.S. from Trans-Pacific Partnership

By Toluse Olorunnipa, Kevin Cirilli and Austin Weinstein (Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump abruptly ended the decades-old U.S. tilt toward free

January 23, 2017
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Maritime News

Trump Names China Critic as U.S. Trade Representative

By David Lawder WASHINGTON, Jan 3 (Reuters) – U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday named Robert Lighthizer, an official in the Reagan

January 3, 2017
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Sunday, November 13, 2016
Maritime News

Pakistan’s Gwadar Port Open for Business With Arrival of First Chinese Ship

GWADAR, Pakistan, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Pakistan’s prime minister and army chief welcomed on Sunday the first large shipment of Chinese goods through

November 13, 2016
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Wednesday, November 9, 2016
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Trump Victory Could Spell Defeat for Transatlantic Trade Deal

By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS, Nov 9 (Reuters) – A protectionist U.S. president and increased European suspicion of a Trump-led America undermine the

November 9, 2016
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Friday, September 16, 2016
Maritime News

Obama Enlists Republican Kasich to Push Trans-Pacific Trade Deal During Presidency

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Ohio’s Republican governor, John Kasich, took over the White House briefing lectern on Friday to

September 16, 2016
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