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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.


Legislation | 9 March 2018

Donald Trump signs off on controversial steel and aluminum tariffs

US president Donald Trump has signed a declaration that will bring his controversial plans for new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports into effect.


Legislation | 7 March 2018

Latest round of NAFTA talks conclude without resolution

The latest round of NAFTA renegotiation talks have concluded in Mexico, with concerns still prevalent that a final deal may not be reached.


Brexit | 6 March 2018

EU adviser casts doubt over post-Brexit free trade plan

The UK's hopes of securing a free trade deal with the EU based on a mutual recognition of standards has been dealt a blow by a key Brussels adviser.


Brexit | 5 March 2018

Brexit impacts international trade among British businesses in 2017

Concerns over Brexit had a harsh impact on the number of businesses involved in international trade in 2017, according to a new report.


Legislation | 2 March 2018

President Trump announces harsh new tariffs on steel and aluminium imports

US president Donald Trump has announced plans to introduce steep tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, sparking fears of a global trade war.