Visible trade

In this photo provided by the Kosovo government public affairs office, showing Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj, center back, with his cabinet voting during the government meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018, in Kosovo capital Pristina. Kosovo's government has decided to introduce a 100 percent import tax on all goods imported from Serbia and Bosnia Herzegovina. (Kosovo Government via AP)
November 21, 2018 - 3:43 pm
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Kosovo's government says it will put a 100-percent import tax on all goods imported from Serbia and Bosnia as diplomatic tensions rise. Wednesday's decision appears to be retaliation against what Deputy Prime Minister Enver Hoxhaj said was Serbia's "aggressive campaign...
Read More
November 09, 2018 - 10:48 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway's foreign minister says the country will suspend issuing new licenses to export defense-related equipment to Saudi Arabia. Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soereide told Norwegian news agency NTB on Friday that the move was temporary until "a comprehensive assessment...
Read More
Containers are piled high at a port in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Growth in Chinese exports to the United States ticked up in October as traders rushed to beat another round of tariff hikes. (Chinatopix via AP)
November 08, 2018 - 4:52 am
BEIJING (AP) — Growth in Chinese exports to the United States ticked up in October as traders rushed to beat a new tariff hike in a battle over Beijing's technology policy. Shipments to the United States, China's biggest market, have been unexpectedly resilient since Trump started imposing punitive...
Read More
In this Oct. 26, 2018, photo, workers prepare a lawn outside the venue for the upcoming China International Import Expo in Shanghai. Facing a blizzard of trade complaints, China is throwing an "open for business" import fair hosted by President Xi Jinping to rebrand itself as a welcoming market and positive global force. (Chinatopix via AP)
November 03, 2018 - 8:38 pm
BEIJING (AP) — Facing a blizzard of trade complaints, China is throwing an "open for business" import fair hosted by President Xi Jinping to rebrand itself as a welcoming market and positive global force. More than 3,000 companies from 130 countries selling everything from Egyptian dates to factory...
Read More
FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a rubber tire gantry moves a shipping container in the container yard at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. On Friday, Nov. 2, the Commerce Department reports on the U.S. trade gap for September. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File)
November 02, 2018 - 8:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Record imports expanded the U.S. trade deficit for the fourth straight month in September. The politically sensitive trade deficit in goods with China hit a record. The Commerce Department says the gap between what America sells and what it buys abroad climbed to $54 billion, up 1...
Read More
FILE - In this Wednesday, July 25, 2018 file photo, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross stands in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington. U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross is criticizing the EU for moving too slowly in trade talks. “We really need tangible progress. The president’s patience is not unlimited,” Ross told reporters in Brussels, a day after talks with EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom on Tuesday, Oct. 16. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, file)
October 17, 2018 - 1:37 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on Wednesday criticized the European Union for moving too slowly in trade talks and warned that President Donald Trump's patience with the Europeans might soon run out. Amid rising trans-Atlantic tensions and fears of an all-out trade war,...
Read More
October 11, 2018 - 11:46 pm
BEIJING (AP) — China's trade surplus with the United States widened to a record $34.1 billion in September as exports to the U.S. market rose by 13 percent over a year earlier despite a worsening tariff war. Customs data on Friday showed growth in Chinese imports of U.S. goods decelerated to 9...
Read More
In this July, 5, 2018 photo, a post-Panamax crane loads a 40-foot shipping container onto a container ship at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. On Friday, Oct. 5, the Commerce Department reports on the U.S. trade gap for August. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
October 05, 2018 - 8:32 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Record imports drove the U.S. trade deficit up for the third straight month in August. The politically sensitive deficits in the trade of goods with China and Mexico hit records. The Commerce Department says the trade gap — the difference between what America sells and what it...
Read More
October 03, 2018 - 5:07 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The United Nations' highest court has ordered the United States to lift sanctions on Iran that affect imports of humanitarian goods and products and services linked to the safety of civil aviation. President Donald Trump moved to restore tough U.S. sanctions in May...
Read More
In this Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, photo, a driver looks out from his trishaw decorated with an American flag and Chinese flags in Beijing. Chinese news reports have quoted a former finance minister as saying Beijing can disrupt American companies' operations by imposing "export controls" if it needs more leverage in its mounting tariff dispute with Washington. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
September 17, 2018 - 11:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will impose tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods starting next week, escalating a trade war between the world's two biggest economies and potentially raising prices on goods ranging from handbags to bicycle tires. The tariffs will start at 10...
Read More

Pages