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.

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.

Imports and Exports | 1 March 2018

Strong G20 trade growth recorded in fourth quarter of 2017

Strong growth in G20 international merchandise trade has been recorded in OECD data for the fourth quarter of 2017.

Imports and Exports | 19 February 2018

Japan sees further trade growth in January 2018

The recent recovery of the Japanese trade sector has continued during January 2018.

Imports and Exports | 9 February 2018

China sees better-than-expected trade performance in January 2018

China's imports and exports saw higher-than-expected growth during January 2018.

Imports and Exports | 7 February 2018

US trade deficit continues to widen as import growth outpaces exports

The US trade deficit widened more than expected in December to its highest level since 2008, with imports growing faster than exports during the month.

Imports and Exports | 30 January 2018

New trade barometer predicts moderate increase in world trade

Data from the new DHL Global Trade Barometer has predicted a moderate increase in world trade over the next three months.

Imports and Exports | 25 January 2018

US vows to continue push for 'fairer' global trade in 2018

The US has committed to continuing its efforts to oppose trading practices it sees as unfair during 2018.

Imports and Exports | 12 January 2018

Chinese exports and imports see further growth in December 2017

China saw a better-than-expected export performance in December 2017, although import growth for the month fell below the forecasted level.