Legislation | 5 April 2018

China and US detail further tariffs as trade conflict heats up

The US and China have announced details of new trade tariffs covering around $50 billion on each other's exports, further exacerbating the trade conflict between the nations.

Brexit | 4 April 2018

UK ministers recommend EEA or EFTA membership as post-Brexit trade option

British ministers have urged the government not to rule out membership of the European Economic Area or the European Free Trade Association following Brexit.

Legislation | 3 April 2018

China introduces new tariffs on US products as trade tensions escalate

China has introduced new tariffs on more than 120 US products, stoking global fears that a trade war may be imminent.

Brexit | 27 March 2018

Free trade deal 'could soon emerge' for UK and Australia

An ambitious new free trade deal could soon be witnessed between the UK and Australia.

Brexit | 20 March 2018

Britain agrees key terms of Brexit transition deal

Britain and the EU have agreed a number of important details about the transition period, but not everyone is happy about the deal.

Brexit | 16 March 2018

New report highlights possible costs of Brexit for exporters

Brexit-related red tape could cost exporters in the UK and EU as much as £58 billion a year, according to a new report.

Imports and Exports | 15 March 2018

US outlines aggressive trade policies in annual report

A range of aggressive trade policies have been unveiled by the US government as part of the president's latest Trade Policy Agenda and Annual Report.

Brexit | 15 March 2018

New report suggests UK will be able to sign free trade deals during Brexit transition

Britain will be able to sign trade deals during the Brexit transition period without permission from the EU, according to a report.

Imports and Exports | 14 March 2018

US, EU and Japan meet to discuss trade overcapacity issues

The US, EU and Japan have agreed a number of measures aimed at tackling trade overcapacity, although tensions surrounding the new US steel and aluminum tariffs remain high.

Imports and Exports | 12 March 2018

Chinese exports see significant rise in February

China has experienced a significant increase in exports during February amid concerns that a trade war with the US is imminent.