physical trade Headlines

  • Japan Views China as Ally in Trump Trade Fight

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, after years of skirmishing with China over territory and security, is now promoting a rapprochement with Beijing that reflects Tokyo’s need for allies in upholding the postwar free-trading system amid President Donald Trump’s tough line on trade.

    WSJ
  • EU Pursues Trade Talks With Australia in Wake of U.S. Tariffs

    The European Union and Australia launched free-trade negotiations Monday, part of a push by U.S. allies world-wide to bolster economic links and counter fallout from President Donald Trump’s “America First” policies.

    WSJ
  • Conflicting Forces Pull at Trump on Nafta

    President Donald Trump’s quarrel with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau could signal a U.S. intent to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, but there are incentives to keep negotiating.

    WSJ
  • Fate of Nafta Is Next in Line as Source for Market Concern

    Escalating tensions are rattling markets as a new round of tariffs raises investors’ concerns, particularly what happens to the troubled the North American Free Trade Agreement.

    WSJ
  • China Warns U.S. Firms as Trade War Brews: Buckle Up

    While a trade battle between the U.S. and China would inflict pain on businesses and consumers in both countries, in the crosshairs, in particular, are multinationals with a footprint in the mainland.

    WSJ
  • Behind the Scenes at G-7 Meetings, Allies Dismayed by Trump’s Jabs

    Prospects for compromise between the U.S. and its economic allies have dimmed in the wake of a dramatic blow-up last week at Group of Seven meetings. President Donald Trump jabbed allies on trade, but also immigration, terrorism and other issues, according to people at the meetings.

    WSJ