Tuesday, March 27, 2018
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Maritime News

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to China: Import More U.S. Gas to Cut Trade Gap

By Ryan Collins, Scarlet Fu and Julia Chatterley (Bloomberg) — What would it take for China to reduce its trade gap with the U.S.? Buy more natural gas, for a...

March 27, 2018
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Monday, March 26, 2018
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United States, South Korea Revise Trade Deal with Quotas on Korean Steel

By Hyunjoo Jin and Joyce Lee SEOUL, March 26 (Reuters) – The United States and South Korea agreed to revise a trade pact sharply criticized by U.S. President Donald Trump, Seoul...

March 26, 2018
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Saturday, March 24, 2018
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Canada Urges World Nations to Preserve Pillars of Global Trade

By Jason Koutsoukis (Bloomberg) — As the U.S. and China edge closer to a full-blown trade war, Canada has urged all nations to act to preserve the pillars of the world trading...

March 24, 2018
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Friday, March 23, 2018
Maritime News

E.U. Trade Chief: Still Unclear What Trump Wants from Europe

By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS, March 23 (Reuters) – The European Union’s trade chief is unsure what Washington wants in return for a permanent EU exemption from steel tariffs but she...

March 23, 2018
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Europe Demands Permanent Waiver From U.S. Metal Tariffs

By Jonathan Stearns (Bloomberg) — European Union leaders demanded a permanent EU exclusion from U.S. President Donald Trump’s metal-import tariffs and kept alive a threat to retaliate, highlighting persistent risks of a...

March 23, 2018
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Thursday, March 22, 2018
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BIMCO: A Trade War is Harmful to All and Clearly Bad for International Shipping

A trade war resulting from President Donald Trump tariffs on imports of aluminum and steel (or any other major trade action for that matter) would turn out bad for all...

March 22, 2018
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Wednesday, March 14, 2018
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Maritime News

ECSA: European Shipowners ‘Greatly Concerned’ with Trump Import Tariffs

European shipowners are ‘greatly concerned’ with U.S President Donald Trump’s decision to impose additional tariffs on certain imported steel and aluminium products into the United States, the European Community of...

March 14, 2018
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Thursday, March 8, 2018
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Trump’s ‘Trade War’ Threat Could Damage Transpacific Shipping

By Gavin van Marle in Long Beach (The Loadstar) – The risk posed by Donald Trump’s appetite for a trade war with China could derail what promises to be a...

March 8, 2018
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Trump Says U.S. to Be Very Flexible on Tariffs He Plans to Sign Today

By Justin Sink (Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump will sign an order on Thursday over steel and aluminum tariffs that he said could spare certain countries if they have strong...

March 8, 2018
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Monday, March 5, 2018
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Trump Threatens to Tax European Auto Imports

By David Shepardson and Mike Stone WASHINGTON, March 3 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump kept up pressure on trading partners on Saturday, threatening European automakers with a tax on imports...

March 5, 2018
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
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Shipping Stocks That Soared After the Election Have Now Tanked

By Julie Verhage (Bloomberg) — Almost as quickly as it happened, it was gone. Shortly after President Donald Trump was elected on Nov. 8, the stock prices of a slew...

March 14, 2017
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Friday, November 18, 2016
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Shipping Shares Drop Further After Seanergy Maritime Offer

By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Shares of many shipping companies dropped in volatile trading, retracing more of their post-U.S. election gains after Seanergy Maritime Holdings on...

November 18, 2016
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Thursday, November 17, 2016
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Maritime News

The Great Trump Shipping Stock Rally May Have Just Ended

US-listed shipping stocks ended their head-scratching post-election rally on Thursday with a major correction that saw some stocks fall more than 50% since Wednesday’s close. NASDAQ-listed DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS),...

November 17, 2016
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