U.S. trade official says China failed to meet ‘Phase 1’ commitments

Chinese and US flags flutter outside a company building in Shanghai, China November 16, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Feb 1 (Reuters) – China has failed to meet its commitments under a two-year “Phase 1” trade deal that expired at the end of 2021, and discussions are … Read more

U.S. goods trade deficit hits record high; retail inventories surge

Stacks of merchandise are photographed during operations on Cyber ​​Monday at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Robbinsville, New Jersey, US, November 29, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The goods trade deficit increased 3.0% in December Retail stocks rose 4.4%; Wholesale sales rise 2.1% New home sales … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Indian rice traders stop new export deals as freight train shortage blocks shipments

Workers lift a bag of rice onto a truck at a wholesale grain market in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh on February 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ajay Verma/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MUMBAI (Reuters) – Nearly a third of India’s rice exports for this month are stuck due to … Read more