07, Dec, 2021
US and EU reach peace deal on Trump-era tariffs on steel and aluminium

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The US and EU have agreed to end a festering dispute over US steel and aluminium tariffs imposed by former president Donald Trump in 2018, removing an irritant in transatlantic relations and averting a spike in EU retaliatory tariffs, US officials have said. Commerce secretary Gina Raimondo told reporters on Saturday that […]

The UK government has begun negotiations to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), suggesting that joining this trade pact is a positive result of Brexit. CPTPP, as the name implies, is an agreement on trade (and related issues) between eleven countries which border the Pacific – Australia, Brunei, Canada, […]

The world’s largest trade deal — which includes China and excludes the U.S. — will come into force in January next year. It comes as Australia and New Zealand announced they have ratified the agreement. New Zealand confirmed its ratification in a separate statement on Wednesday. RCEP will be in force […]

Christine Mushi | Bloomberg | Getty Images Cows stand at the Lookout dairy farm in North Hatley, Quebec, Canada on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. Canadian dairy farmers are fuming over the renegotiated trade deal with the U.S. due to concessions Ottawa made that could lead to hundreds of millions in […]