Legislation | 10 October 2018

US customs to tighten checks on imports

There could be delays in getting goods to the US as America tightens up its customs controls.

Legislation | 11 September 2018

Norway proposes international trade controls on waste plastic

New rules should apply to exporting plastic waste, Norway has said at a meeting of the Basel Convention.

Legislation | 29 August 2018

Nafta to be altered for US and Mexico - but Canada is yet to agree

Nafta is set to change following a deal struck between the US and Mexico, but Canada is yet to join.

Legislation | 22 August 2018

Thailand to ban scrap electronic imports

Scrap electronics will no longer be received into Thailand soon.

Legislation | 18 July 2018

IMF issues warning over cost of tariff war

The global economy could lose billions thanks to the seeds of trade wars being sown, the IMF has warned.

Legislation | 17 July 2018

EU-Japan trade agreement to be signed today

An historic trade agreement between the European Union and Japan is to be signed this week.

Legislation | 18 June 2018

Minister declares Italian government opposition to EU-Canada trade deal

Italy's new agriculture minister has stated that his government is not willing to ratify the free trade agreement between the EU and Canada.

Legislation | 12 June 2018

EU ushers in new trade defense rules

The EU has brought new trade defense rules into force to help the union take more decisive action over unfair trading practices.

Legislation | 5 June 2018

China warns that US tariffs could jeopardize current trade talks

China has warned the US that the progress they have made in their ongoing trade negotiations could be undone if proposed US tariffs are brought into effect.

Legislation | 1 June 2018

US imposes steel and aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico

Global trade tensions have been reignited by the decision by the US to go ahead with imposing steel and aluminum tariffs on the EU, Canada and Mexico.