Legislation | 27 August 2019

Australian and Hong Kong FTA enters next stage of preparation

The Australia - Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement is to be examined by the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties on the final part of its journey into what will hopefully become law.

Legislation | 27 August 2019

EU-US trade deal may be close - without tariffs on cars

The European Union and the US may be able to reach a trade agreement that does not have a negative impact on the automotive industry.

Brexit | 21 August 2019

HMRC takes steps to prevent customs chaos post-Brexit

HMRC has stepped in to ensure businesses are readying themselves for Brexit.

Imports and Exports | 21 August 2019

Thailand's exports rise unexpectedly

Thailand's export data has proved far better than expected.

Imports and Exports | 20 August 2019

UK launches online Customs Academy

Britain is offering online resources to businesses that want to brush up on their customs expertise.

Industry News | 20 August 2019

Trade uncertainty 'could lower world's GDP'

The world economy could be worth less by 2021 if current trade wars continue, a think tank has warned.

Legislation | 14 August 2019

Turkey and Ukraine eager to sign FTA

Ukraine and Turkey could be next on the list to sign a free trade agreement.

Industry News | 14 August 2019

Donald Trump threatens US withdrawal from WTO

Could the US be ready to pull out of the WTO?

Legislation | 13 August 2019

South Korea removes Japan from preferred trade list

South Korea has downgraded Japan on its list of trade partners.

Imports and Exports | 13 August 2019

Germany fears recession as imports increase

Disappointing trade data in Germany has led to speculation about a recession.