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Coronavirus disruption 'could lead to liberalization'

There may be a silver lining to coronavirus for world trade, it has been argued.


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World trade tipped to fall sharply due to pandemic

By June, global trade in goods is likely to be significantly down, the WTO has warned.


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Roberto Azevedo steps down from WTO

The WTO will soon be needing a new director-general.


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IMF keen to monitor trade in real time

The IMF wants to get figures to economists and businesses faster than before.


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WTO: Coronavirus may be worse than financial crisis

The financial crash more than a decade ago could be dwarfed by coronavirus, the WTO has suggested.


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Oil producers set for 'unprecedented' deal to help stricken industry

Production of oil may be cut to help prices recover amid the coronavirus pandemic.


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Trump forced to backtrack as businesses fear international trade ban

Trade between Europe and the US will not be halted by coronavirus, president Trump has clarified.


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WTO warns coronavirus could pose 'substantial' threat to economy

The WTO has joined the OECD in saying the economic threat from coronavirus could be grave.


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Coronavirus and its impact on trade: How prepared for pandemics are we?

The coronavirus outbreak has highlighted how bioshocks can impact heavily on trade, but extra contingency planning could help.


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IMF downgrades forecast for economic growth

The IMF has released some gloomy figures on the world economy.