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DHL Sounds Alarm On Collapsing World Trade: "Significant Downturn" Underway 

A new quarterly report from logistics company DHL, measured global air and sea cargo trade volumes between March and June, found trade data continues to .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2019

Fifteen Asia-Pacific countries agree on trade pact, India holds back

Fifteen Asia-Pacific countries have concluded negotiations for a trade pact that would be among the world's largest, but India still has "significant outstanding issues" before it is ready to sign on, the countries' leaders said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 4th, 2019

India rejects Asia-wide trade deal, as others move ahead

Fifteen Asian countries agreed terms on Monday for what could be the world's biggest trade pact, they said in a statement, but India delayed its decision on joining because of significant differences over tariffs and other issues......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 4th, 2019

"The Darkening Outlook For Trade Is Discouraging:" WTO Sharply Lowers Global Outlook Amid Trade Conflicts 

"The Darkening Outlook For Trade Is Discouraging:" WTO Sharply Lowers Global Outlook Amid Trade Conflicts  A synchronized global downturn and an escalating trade war with China has prompted the World Trade Organizatio.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 1st, 2019

The Well-Oiled German Economy Has Hit A Brick Wall

The continuous exchange of trade tariffs between the U.S. and China has sparked a global economic downturn that is now threatening to become a full-fledged recession across most of the major economies in the world. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 23rd, 2019

Trump backpedals on China threats as trade deal shows signs of slipping away

President Trump on Tuesday said a new trade deal with China might not come until after the 2020 Election, a significant departure after more than a year of trying to exert pressure on one of the world........»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 30th, 2019

Top 10 Biggest Risks Facing Our World: Climate Change A Big Worry

The world is focused on the US-China trade war, Brexit, terrorism, and a bunch of other issues. But are they the most significant.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 6th, 2019

Walmart sounds an alarm over higher China tariffs

Walmart said Thursday that prices for shoppers will go up because of higher tariffs on imports from China as the world's largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2019

Walmart sounds an alarm over higher China tariffs

Walmart said Thursday that prices for shoppers will go up because of higher tariffs on imports from China as the world's largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2019

Here"s how hard the escalating tariff fight will hit the economy

The escalation of the U.S.-China trade fight — and the threat of further tit-for-tat measures — marks a significant risk to both countries and the world economy, analysts said......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 10th, 2019

A Synchronized Global Downturn Intensifies As JPM Global Manufacturing PMI Plunges

Last month, we reported that CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis' world trade volume fell 1.8% in the three months to January compared to the preceding three months as a synchronized global downturn g.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 8th, 2019

Automakers see positives despite Chinese downturn

China's biggest auto show is underway this week in Shanghai, and despite recent gloomy economic data out of China automakers say they still see opportunity in the world's biggest auto market......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 17th, 2019

Fed sounds the alarm on the damage a trade war could do to the US economy

Joshua Roberts/Reuters Fed officials saw US trade spats with China as a risk to the economy when they held a policy meeting in March.  Sin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018

Trade war is a losing game: EU sounds alarm as US refuses to relent

Donald Trump's administration is asking Europe, Canada and other allies to accept quotas in exchange for an exemption from steel and aluminum tariffs that kick in May 1.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 28th, 2018

China Investment in USA on Hold

The US market saw a significant plunge in investment from China in the first five months of the year amid a growing trade row between the world’s two largest econo.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 20th, 2018

Central bank chiefs of 4 major nations raise trade concerns

The leaders of the central banks of four of the world's major economies expressed alarm that multiple trade conflicts could slow global growth. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 20th, 2018

Trade tremors set stocks up for worst week in three months

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares rose on Friday but were set to end in the red for a second week running amid intensifying worries over the fallout of a trade dispute resulting from U.S. tariffs, while oil prices rose with an OPEC meeting underway......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 22nd, 2018

Trump"s trade war could destroy 4% of global trade: "The threat to world growth is significant"

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 4th, 2018

U.S. says the "reckoning" over China trade is too big for WTO

A "reckoning" over China's unfair trade policies can be put off no longer, but many of the most significant problems cannot be handled by the World Trade Organization, U.S. ambassador Dennis Shea told a WTO meeting on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2018

U.S. Stocks Defy Trade Fears

Trade fears have slammed markets around the world, but U.S. stocks are rising as strong profits and spending lead investors to overlook the risks of a downturn......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 15th, 2018

U.S. Investors Defy Trade Fears

Trade fears have slammed markets around the world, but U.S. stocks are rising as strong profits and spending lead investors to overlook the risks of a downturn......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 16th, 2018