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UK PM Johnson orders for plans to end reliance on Chinese imports

05 May, 2020 9:37 am 9:37 am

(Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has instructed civil servants to make plans to end UK’s reliance on China for vital medical supplies and other strategic imports in light of the coronavirus outbreak, The Times newspaper reported on Friday. The plans, which have been code named ‘Project Defend’, include identifying Britain’s main economic vulnerabilities … Read More

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Trump threatens big tariffs on car imports from EU

01 January, 2020 9:45 am 9:45 am

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to impose high tariffs on imports of cars from the European Union if the bloc doesn’t agree to a trade deal. Trump has previously made threats to place duties on European automobile imports, with the intent of receiving better terms in the U.S.-Europe trade … Read More

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China to lower import tariffs on frozen pork, avocados from January 1

12 December, 2019 10:00 pm 10:00 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – China will lower tariffs on products ranging from frozen pork and avocado to some types of semiconductors next year as Beijing looks to boost imports amid a slowing economy and a trade war with the United States. Next year, China will implement temporary import tariffs, which are lower than the most-favored-nation tariffs, … Read More


China scraps tariffs on 16 US imports ahead of trade talks

09 September, 2019 2:40 am 2:40 am

BEIJING – China has released a list of 16 US imports that will be exempted from tariffs in the ongoing trade war between the world’s two largest economies. They include anti-cancer drugs and animal feed. But with more than 5,000 products on it, the list of goods that are still subject to extra taxes is … Read More

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Turkey expects US not to end preferential trade treatment

05 May, 2019 8:26 am 8:26 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Turkey is expecting the United States to not implement a decision to terminate the country’s preferential trade treatment under a program that allowed some exports to enter the United States duty free, the Turkish embassy in Washington said in a statement. The US Trade Representative (USTR) in early March said Turkey was … Read More

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Trump says trade deal ‘coming along nicely’ with China

03 March, 2019 10:54 pm 10:54 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday a trade deal with Beijing was coming along nicely, with US trade negotiators poised to head to China next week for another round of talks. “The deal is coming along nicely,” he said to reporters at the White House. Trump said top US negotiators were … Read More

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Pakistan’s exports increase by 4pc during last 7 months: Razzak Dawood

02 February, 2019 8:51 pm 8:51 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Advisor to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razzak Dawood Monday said that Pakistan’s exports have registered an increase of 4 per cent in last seven months of current fiscal year 2018-19. Addressing a press conference along with Secretary Commerce Mohammad Younus Dhaga at Ministry of Industries and Production, the PM’s adviser … Read More

Australia expects resource exports to hit record $182 billion in 2018-2019

10 October, 2018 8:22 am 8:22 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s government expects the nation’s resource and energy exports to hit a record of A$252 billion ($182 billion) in 2018-2019, buoyed by climbing prices for commodities such as natural gas and by a weaker Australian dollar. However, the country’s Department of Industry also said in a report that the value of such … Read More