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....It started so well. With the sun shining in the German spa town of Baden-Baden, the first annual meeting of the G20 got under way with a reassurance from the US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin that the White House was not interested in instigating international trade wars. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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Trouble on the ranch image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 12:01:57 AM
. "Tremendously important" is how rancher Coleman Locke describes the role of international trade to his cattle business. ...
G20 finance ministers drop anti-protectionist pledge image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 18th of March 2017 03:22:36 PM
....It started so well. With the sun shining in the German spa town of Baden-Baden, the first annual meeting of the G20 got under way with a reassurance from the US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin that the White House was not interested in instigating international trade wars. ...
UK for sale? Ministers woo world's property developers in Cannes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 16th of March 2017 06:42:56 PM
....”. Liam Fox, secretary of state for international trade, said the creation of a dedicated UK government pavilion at Cannes was a recognition of the “great changes and opportunities that exist for the real estate sector following the British electorate’s decision to exit the European Union”. ...
UK economy will grow more strongly than expected, says BCC image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 07:01:15 AM
....”. He described last week’s maiden budget from chancellor Philip Hammond as a “missed opportunity” for the government to do more on infrastructure improvements, on support for international trade, and to lower upfront taxes and costs on businesses. ...
No-deal Brexit 'would put UK in worst trading position of rich nations' image
.... “Understand, it’s a contingency plan – the aim is to get a good outcome,” he said. Liam Fox, the international trade secretary, said his department was setting up a committee specifically tasked with examining what might happen if there were no EU deal. ...
Trump promises 'aggressive' action on trade to protect US image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 02:08:52 PM
. President Donald Trump's administration has signalled a new and "aggressive" approach to international trade. ...
Brexit means taxpayers need to support supply chain, says Nissan image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of February 2017 05:56:52 PM
....”. However, Lawther told the Commons international trade committee that the firm would constantly review its decision to stay in Sunderland. ...
Fairtrade campaigners fear Brexit impact image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 27th of February 2017 04:19:59 PM
....There was an 8% rise in sales of coffee and a 6% increases in bananas. But the Fairtrade Foundation said more than 50 international trade deals would have to be renegotiated as a result of the UK leaving the EU. ...
Chris Grayling tells Japan: some of our trains are superior to yours image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of February 2017 05:03:58 PM
....”. James Cleverly, a leading Conservative Brexiter who sits on the House of Commons’ influential international trade committee, spoke with officials at an event hosted by the Japanese embassy this month. ...
Brexit: the price of post-truth pounds in our pockets image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 12th of February 2017 06:59:00 AM
....Time to polish up your curriculum vitae to take advantage of the new opportunities Brexit presents. First up are exciting vacancies being advertised for chief trade negotiation advisers where (depending on your point of view) you can either prepare the UK for a new era of dynamic international trade, or attempt to save the country from itself. ...
Voting for Brexit hasn’t saved us from secretive trade deals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 4th of February 2017 04:00:33 PM
.... In a paper with Ross before the presidential election, he argued strongly for tougher measures on imports to bring down Washington’s ballooning trade deficit. None of this sounds like Britain will get the kind of easy ride promised by international trade minister Liam Fox and his equally naive colleagues Boris Johnson and David Davis. ...
Theresa May signs £100m fighter jet deal with Turkey's Erdoğan image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 28th of January 2017 02:30:02 PM
.... That could include lowering so-called non-tariff barriers, such as bans on particular products, and cutting down on regulations. Liam Fox, the international trade secretary, has been travelling around the globe seeking to lay the groundwork for future trade talks. ...
Gucci owner gets teeth into snakeskin market with python farm image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 02:47:46 PM
.... That total is up 40% on a decade ago, according to a PCP report. Kering said it did not expect to stop sourcing skins from the wild under the convention on international trade in endangered species (Cites) scheme. ...
Trump withdraws from Trans-Pacific Partnership amid flurry of orders image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 23rd of January 2017 05:46:50 PM
....Trump’s decision not to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) came as little surprise. During his election campaign he railed against international trade deals, blaming them for job losses and focusing anger in the industrial heartland. ...
Brexiters expect to leave the EU on a free trade ‘crusade’. What if they are wrong? image
....This report, and others like it, showed most academic economists continue to be sceptical about the strength of UK manufacturing and its ability to overcome higher barriers for exports destined for the EU, as well as to strike fresh deals further afield. In answer to this downbeat view of the economy, international trade secretary Liam Fox has sent his team to 55 countries and is “actively making representations to overseas buyers and governments, organising key meetings and missions, showcasing UK products to overseas buyers and providing direct financial support”. ...
Rolls-Royce lobbied ministers to weaken anti-bribery proposals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 19th of January 2017 06:19:54 PM
.... He has not made any comment since the settlement was announced on Monday. On Wednesday, the shadow secretary of state for international trade, Barry Gardiner, said Rose could not credibly retain his knighthood after Rolls-Royce admitted it was responsible for “egregious criminality over decades” during his term as chief executive. ...
Calls for ex-Rolls-Royce CEO to lose knighthood after firm admits bribery image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of January 2017 07:48:18 PM
....Sir John Rose held the job at the Derby-based corporation, which was forced on Tuesday to admit that it was responsible for “egregious criminality over decades” between 1996 and 2011. Barry Gardiner, the shadow secretary of state for international trade, said Rose could not credibly retain his knighthood in light of the company’s conduct during his term as chief executive. ...
Bravado only partially masks contradictions in Theresa May's speech image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of January 2017 02:45:56 PM
....This was not the only contradiction lurking behind the podium at Lancaster House. Despite appearing to blame EU membership for Britain’s lacklustre international trade performance, May also made clear she wished to maintain as much access to the single market and customs union as Europe would allow without demanding too much in return. ...
IMF upgrades UK forecast but notes Brexit terms are 'unsettled' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 02:00:25 PM
....The IMF’s economic counsellor, Maurice Obstfeld, included the unknown nature of Britain’s future relationship with the EU in a list of factors contributing to a climate of uncertainty that also included elections in the eurozone, the change of president in the US and geopolitical tensions. The IMF used an update to its economic forecasts to highlight popular antipathy towards international trade and a widening in the gap between rich and poor. ...
If the City vs Brussels is like a game of Jenga, it’s possible both sides could lose image
.... In big wholesale financial markets, trading activity tends to concentrate in order to keep costs low. This liquidity effect reinforces regional leadership, especially in age of international trade. ...
Protectionism's winds of change are blowing, but the left can make it work image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 12th of January 2017 08:00:22 AM
.... In my new book Progressive Protectionism: Taking Back Control, I detail why progressives should endorse the controlling of borders to people, capital, goods and services, but not as occurred in the 1930s, when governments attempted to protect domestic jobs while still wanting to compete and export globally at the expense of others. Progressive Protectionism, by contrast, aims to nurture and rebuild local economies in a way that permanently reduces the amount of international trade in goods, money and services and enables nation states to control the level of migration that their citizens desire. ...
MPs hear call for five-year transitional Brexit deal image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of January 2017 01:35:55 PM
....The MPs were told of the fears and concerns of the financial services industry if Brexit left it outside the EU's single market and without the ease of trade that comes with it. Mr Rolet was asked what would happen if the outcome of Brexit negotiations was that LSE members could no longer handle financial transactions denominated in euros, such as the huge international trade in derivatives between the worlds banks and other financial institutions, which is centred in London. ...
Fiat Chrysler plants in Mexico may close if Trump enacts import tax, CEO says image
....A Mexican-US trade war over cars would have “relatively limited” impact on the US – but would be terrible for Mexico. “If it’s a rejection of international trade in a wider sense, the implications are much more severe,” he said. ...
Boxing clever image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 9th of January 2017 12:26:28 AM
....Rather than the $420 (£335) that a customer would have paid to get the SS Warrior to ship a tonne of goods across the Atlantic in 1954, you might now pay less than $50 (£39). Indeed, economists who study international trade often assume that transport costs are zero. ...
Mexico and Mr Trump: What will happen to trade ties? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 4th of January 2017 11:59:36 PM
.... . "[There are] parts of the south of Mexico that are disconnected from international trade, that are lagging behind, where Nafta had little impact. ...
'Call me': Donald Trump woos tech leaders at New York meeting image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of December 2016 09:22:39 PM
....’” Trump also introduced Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs, who left the investment bank earlier this week to serve as Trump’s chief economic adviser. The president-elect told the assembled CEOs that he would eliminate restrictions on international trade, a statement at odds with his hard stance against the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) during his campaign. ...
This is a true age of uncertainty for the world economy | Barry Eichengreen image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of December 2016 02:55:00 PM
.... The US was confronting slowing growth and accelerating inflation, or stagflation, a novel problem that raised questions about policymakers’ competence and the adequacy of their economic models. Meanwhile, efforts to rebuild the Bretton Woods international monetary system had collapsed, casting a shadow over prospects for international trade and global economic growth. ...
Brexit EU customs union deal possible - trade minister image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of December 2016 07:28:17 PM
. The UK could seek a deal which would allow sections of the economy to remain within the EU's customs union after Brexit, international trade minister Greg Hands has suggested. ...
Philip Hammond: a cautious, unflashy and quietly confident chancellor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of November 2016 11:44:56 AM
.... The landscape of government has changed too. The business department has been given extra clout, with “industrial strategy” added to its title – though Greg Clark is seen as a Hammond ally – and two new departments have been created, with David Davis in charge of Brexit and Liam Fox international trade. ...
Obama defends globalisation on Germany visit image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of November 2016 09:41:43 PM
....He is seeking to calm unease following the election of Donald Trump. In the article in the business magazine, Wirtschaftswoche (in German), he and Mrs Merkel made a strong case for international trade in contrast to Mr Trump's more protectionist stance. ...
Trade is the lifeblood of humanity. Closed doors lead to closed minds | Will Hutton image
.... Parliament may find it has a duty to veto the application to exercise article 50 before the end of March; the referendum was only ever advisory and Trump’s attitude to trade changes everything. One of the many tragedies of the rise of neoliberalism is that the promotion of international trade has been able to be portrayed by some on the left as part of the same portfolio of policies as austerity, privatisation and assaulting trade unions. ...
Egypt allows its currency to float freely image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 3rd of November 2016 09:09:12 AM
....There was a wide divergence between official and unofficial rates. Inflation is in double figures and there is what the IMF calls an "elevated" deficit in the country's international trade. ...
How could the UK help Nissan remain competitive? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 28th of October 2016 04:10:08 PM
.... . In any case, British governments have generally been keen on the WTO and its system of international trade based on rules that constrain subsidies and trade barriers. ...
Ceta talks: EU and Canada hold out hope for trade deal image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 24th of October 2016 10:18:02 PM
....". Chrystia Freeland, Canada's federal minister for international trade, said she too remained hopeful the deal can be salvaged, but that "the ball is in Europe's court". ...
Ceta talks: EU hopes to unblock Canada trade deal image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of October 2016 12:51:58 PM
....The deal was finalised under the former Conservative government but is a major priority for the Liberals, who are under pressure to boost the country's economy, the BBC's Canada editor Jessica Murphy writes. They dispatched special envoy Pierre Pettigrew, a former cabinet minister with a wealth of experience in international trade, to help save the flagging agreement. ...
Ceta: EU 'not capable' of signing deal says Canadian minister image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 21st of October 2016 03:39:36 PM
.... . They dispatched special envoy Pierre Pettigrew, a former cabinet minister with a wealth of experience on the international trade file, to help save the flagging agreement. ...
Business leaders plead against 'hard' Brexit image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 7th of October 2016 08:42:09 PM
.... The UK, it says, needs access to the single market. Leaving the EU and reverting to international trade rules would do serious and lasting damage to the UK economy. ...
Is international trade always good for the economy? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 7th of October 2016 03:12:05 PM
IMF warns of hit to UK economic growth image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of October 2016 01:01:59 PM
...."The Brexit vote and the ongoing US presidential election campaign have highlighted a fraying consensus about the benefits of cross-border economic integration," the report says. The US reference is about the hostility to international trade agreements such as NAFTA, which involves the US, Canada and Mexico,) voiced in the election campaign. ...
Reality Check: Does the UK sell boomerangs to Australia? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 29th of September 2016 04:18:09 PM
....Reality Check verdict: It is true. Liam Fox cited some unusual examples of the UK's adventures in international trade as he set out his vision for a free-trading Britain, in a speech in Manchester on Thursday. ...
Liam Fox predicts free EU trade post-Brexit image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 29th of September 2016 11:04:47 AM
....Liam Fox is aiming high. The international trade secretary told an audience of business leaders in Manchester that when Britain leaves the EU, he wants it to have a trade environment with European economies that is at least as free as it is now. ...
WTO cuts trade forecast by a third image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of September 2016 09:19:32 AM
....". Sluggish international trade growth is another symptom - and perhaps in part a cause - of the wider lacklustre global economic performance that has prevailed since the financial crisis. ...
Britain 'too lazy and fat', says Trade Secretary Liam Fox image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 10th of September 2016 12:29:52 PM
....Britain is "too lazy and too fat" with businessmen preferring "golf on a Friday afternoon" to trying to boost the country's prosperity, Liam Fox has said. The international trade secretary's remarks, at a Conservative Way Forward event, were recorded by the Times. ...
Theresa May: UK will lead world in free trade image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of September 2016 10:09:53 PM
....The working group's first meeting will be in Australia in January. As well as considering bilateral links, it will look at relevant international trade standards including World Trade Organization rules. ...
Size matters image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of September 2016 11:14:59 PM
....Similar concerns have affected the US presidential campaign. The Republican candidate Donald Trump has been especially outspoken about international trade deals. ...

Liam Fox and Boris Johnson locked in feud over who controls Britain's foreign policy
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....The letter represents the first evidence of significant tensions between Mrs May’s Eurosceptic Cabinet ministers. Last month, in one of her first acts as Prime Minister she unexpectedly appointed Mr Johnson as Foreign Secretary while establishing two new Cabinet positions for international trade and Brexit negotiations. ...

Donald Trump promises tax-free childcare to jump-start US economy
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 8th of August 2016 10:54:54 PM
....". Setting out an "America first" economic vision during a speech in Detroit the billionaire promised a slew of tax cuts for working families and companies, a "massive" slashing of red tape, and a fundamental overhaul of international trade deals. ...

MPs reveal their summer books: Jeremy Corbyn reads study of Chernobyl, while Brexit minister picks The Beano
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....Meanwhile Mr Davis, whose new role leading exit talks with the EU has been dubbed “chief Brexit negotiator”, won’t be straying far from his ministerial red box. Asked what he will be reading this summer, Mr Davis said: “Thousands of pages of European Treaties, international trade law, sectoral analysis of UK industry, City regulations and foreign policy analysis. ...

Tory MP criticises government’s “embarrassingly poor” response to the Dover queues crisis 
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....“We cannot treat people like this. Nor can we afford the international trade damage to the British economy done by this annual fiasco. ...

Liam Fox may be a virtual minister – but he's vital to Britain's future success
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.... He is the first dedicated trade minister at Cabinet level since Lord Cockfield in 1983. He has to build Britain’s international trade profile and create a proper Whitehall department to implement it. ...
Airport expansion decision needed 'urgently' - MPs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 24th of July 2016 04:24:08 AM
.... . "It erodes confidence in the government's stated ambition of growing the economy and our international trade. ...

Liam Fox warns Britain must not 'put off big decision' on whether to build third runway at Heathrow  
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....By contrast Dr Fox last year organised a letter from more than 30 Tory MPs urging David Cameron to "push ahead" with plans for a third runway at Heathrow. He  said: "We can build infrastructure capacity which is itself a springboard to improved international trade performance, like airport expansion. ...
UK offered Brexit free trade deal with Australia image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 17th of July 2016 04:25:25 AM
....In a phone call to the new PM, her Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull said he urgently wanted to open up trading between the two countries. Liam Fox, the new international trade secretary, said he was already "scoping about a dozen free trade deals". ...
TTIP: EU-US trade deal faces major challenges image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 15th of July 2016 03:57:34 PM
.... . There are important elections coming up on both sides of the Atlantic where concerns about international trade agreements are likely to be issues. ...
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Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 7th of July 2016 11:02:33 PM
...." . "Farnborough is one of the very few international trade events which is left on UK soil," says the show's chief executive Shaun Omerod. ...
How will Brexit affect Britain's trade with Europe? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of June 2016 04:29:01 PM
....No. According to John Forrest, the head of international trade at law firm DLA Piper, the UK will simply be required to negotiate a single deal with the 27 remaining EU states under the EU’s common commercial policy. ...
UK steel boost as MEPs oppose giving China market economy status image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 12th of May 2016 06:09:23 PM
....Proposals to upgrade Europe’s trade defence measures are set to be discussed at a meeting of the European council on Friday. Industrial trade alliance Aegis said: “A fair partnership is only possible if China plays by the rules of free and fair international trade, and honours its WTO obligations. ...
UK manufacturing sector suffers worst month in three years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of May 2016 09:37:33 AM
....1 in April, reflecting a near standstill in production across the world stretching back over the last two of years. Much of the blame was heaped on a deterioration in international trade flows through 2015 and into this year. ...
Devaluation is a dangerous game. But Britain may have to try it image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 1st of May 2016 08:00:49 AM
.... He is, said Turnbull, “playing a dirty game”. On the real deficit problem, it is obvious from his various pronouncements that Carney can, for a central bank governor, be quite relaxed about a fall – let us call it an “adjustment” – in the foreign exchange value of the currency if it is necessary to restore, or at least prevent a further deterioration, in Britain’s competitiveness in international trade. ...
Lloyds Bank pledges to help 25,000 exporters image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 19th of April 2016 06:45:00 PM
....In line with the pledges Lloyds will invest £450 million in digital technology and training over the next three years. Key developments will be a new international trade portal, through which businesses across the UK will be able to learn how to identify opportunities and operate across the globe; as well as a new internet banking one for firms. ...
Free trade has won: adapt or die is the only option left to us | Miriam Gonzáles image
.... No matter how much protectionists whinge, free trade has now won. Miriam González is a partner at Dechert LLP specialising in international trade. ...
EU plans to tackle tax avoidance are a good start – but only a start image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 12th of April 2016 04:37:38 PM
....The LuxLeaks revelations two years ago further demonstrated how, in equally aggressive fashion, it is possible for European member states – not just offshore tax havens – to tailor their tax policies to court multinationals hungry for tax favours. The result is a betrayal of the trust between countries that are meant to underpin international trade. ...
Are Trump and Sanders right about trade? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 10th of April 2016 11:06:36 PM
Africa's great opportunity for reform image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 10th of April 2016 10:41:05 AM
.... While commodity exports have boomed, Africa’s share of world trade has stagnated at just 2% – and the share of manufacturing in production and exports has declined. Sub-Saharan Africa remains trapped in low value-added segments of international trade. ...
Hate networking? Perhaps you're doing it wrong image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 9th of April 2016 06:50:09 AM
....”. Emma Sexton is co-founder of Flock, a global network for entrepreneurs with over 300 members, which holds monthly meet-ups and international trade trips. ...
Arrium and the future of the Australian steel industry – four key questions image
.... There are thousand of Australians who work with imported products. There are thousands whose jobs rely on international trade,” Ryan told ABC TV on Friday. ...
EU referendum: how would Brexit change VAT and import duties? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of March 2016 05:32:56 PM
.... After an interim period while the terms of the UK’s exit and future relationship were negotiated, it would be inconceivable that any future solution would allow the UK to trade goods with EU states without some form of customs formalities, which would create customs clearance costs and the potential for delays to transits. Future trading scenarios usually focus on the significance of import duties in international trade, and offer the vision of tariff-free trade via free trade agreements with the EU, like those enjoyed by Switzerland, Norway, or the imminent agreement between the EU and Canada. ...
Whether it's Mexico's gold or Zimbabwe's diamonds, mining is riven with violence and business is complicit image
....When companies and governments behave responsibly, the minerals trade can bring jobs and investment. This is the great promise of international trade. ...
Brexit panic knocks pound to seven-year low image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 22nd of February 2016 07:17:08 PM
....“Following the Prime Minister’s renegotiation, we believe that Britain is better off staying in a reformed European Union. He has secured a commitment from the EU to reduce the burden of regulation, deepen the single market and to sign off crucial international trade deals. ...

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