Industry News | | MIC Customs Solutions |

China criticizes 'unfair' EU trade policy at WTO meeting

A WTO forum to discuss EU trade policy has opened with China's representative criticizing several aspects of the bloc's rules.

Legislation | | MIC Customs Solutions |

New Irish labeling rules set up EU, WTO clashes

Ireland's plans to introduce new labeling requirements on alcohol have caused friction with key trading partners in the EU and elsewhere.

Imports and Exports | | MIC Customs Solutions |

China slams Japan over new semiconductor export controls

The Chinese government has criticized moves by Japan to restrict exports of critical semiconductors to the country.

Industry News | | MIC Customs Solutions |

Is a greater focus on diversification benefiting world trade?

Efforts to diversify world trade have been a key area of focus for world leaders at the recent G7 summit. How are such initiatives likely to affect world trade?

Industry News | | MIC Customs Solutions |

How could Hong Kong's accession to RCEP affect regional trade?

A new survey has highlighted the potential benefits to Asian companies of Hong Kong joining the RCEP, with Japanese businesses particularly keen to expand operations in the territory.

Brexit | | MIC Customs Solutions |

Carmaker urges renegotiation of post-Brexit rules of origin requirements

Auto manufacturer Stellantis has warned it may be forced to move operations away from the UK unless changes are made to the post-Brexit trade agreement with the EU.

Industry News | | MIC Customs Solutions |

UK FTAs with Australia and NZ come into force - who are the winners?

Who is set to benefit most from new FTAs between the UK and Australia and New Zealand that come into force at the end of this month?

Industry News | | MIC Customs Solutions |

China seals FTA with Ecuador to boost Latin American influence

Ecuador and China have signed a new bilateral trade deal that will greatly reduce barriers in imports and exports between the countries.

Imports and Exports | | MIC Customs Solutions |

US imports 'to remain down' for remainder of 2023

Imports to the US are set to remain significantly lower than last year as economic uncertainty continues to bite, according to a new report.

Imports and Exports | | MIC Customs Solutions |

Germany sees sharp exports fall as demand drops

New figures have revealed Germany's exports to its major trade partners suffered a sharp decline in March.