Public opinion in the United States has turned against free trade. Donald Trump’s election win was tied to an aggressive campaign promising to address trade imbalances, with a particular focus on Chinese trade practices
The recent tours of Asia taken by Trump’s most senior staff had focused on security issues, primarily American commitment to longtime allies Japan and South Korea
On 23 January 2017, President Donald Trump took an executive action to formally withdraw the US (Aaa stable) from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact. Since the US held effective veto power over the agreement due to the size of its economy, its decision means the deal cannot go […]
A Thai trade delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak is now on a road-show in China and will be signing an agreement with Alibaba Group to setup an E-Commerce network for the country.
BEIJING – China’s rice, wheat and corn subsidies are in line with WTO rules, Beijing’s commerce ministry said after Washington launched legal action against what it says are “unfair” trade incentives worth $100 billion. via China says grain subsidies abide by WTO rules — Bangkokpost.com : Most recent
China is eating up a larger chunk of the world’s shrinking trade pie.