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US and UK fail to agree 'mini trade deal' before new administration

Tariffs on the import of certain UK goods to the US will remain in place after Westminster failed to secure a last-minute deal with the outgoing Trump administration.


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Is the transatlantic aircraft subsidy dispute any closer to resolution?

New tariffs imposed on EU goods by the US have come into force, but what does the future hold for the ongoing dispute?


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Chip shortages hit global automotive supply chains

Several major auto manufacturers have been forced to halt or reduce production due to problems acquiring essential computer chips.


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African free trade members urged to finalize rules by July

African nations should establish their rules for tariff-free trading within the AfCFTA bloc within six months, an official has said.


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US urges rethink on WTO chief

US trade representative Robert Lighthizer has reiterated the US' opposition to Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next head of the WTO, with just weeks left of the Trump administration.


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Swift resolution urged to UK-France border closure

Politicians in the UK and France are working to reopen the border across the English Channel to freight traffic as backlogs pile up in Kent.


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How can the global chemicals trade help boost Covid-19 recoveries?

A new WEF report has highlighted some of the supply chain challenges facing the global chemicals sector.


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Can trading relations between Australia and China be salvaged?

As Australia takes its complaints against China's trade policies to the WTO, what does the future hold for the two countries' relationship?


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Increased exports boost Eurozone trade surplus

Exports from the Eurozone have recovered much more quickly than imports to the bloc, new figures from Eurostat show.


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UK and Singapore sign continuity FTA

The UK and Singapore have agreed a continuity FTA that will largely mirror the pre-existing arrangements between the city-state and the EU.