Opinion: The record $1 trillion trade deficit doesn’t even count hundreds of millions of small packages mailed directly from China

It looks like the United States just set a record in 2021—and not a good one. When complete December data comes out on Feb. 8, it will mark the first time the nation ever racked up an annual goods trade deficit exceeding $1 trillion. That’s a staggering sum, and it represents a massive, ongoing shift … Read more

Europe Brings a Lawsuit to a Trade Fight

by Editorial Board Nearby Editorial Board January. 28, 2022 6:44 PM ET European Union Trade Commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis speaks during a press conference in Brussels, on December 7, 2021. Photo: Olivier Matisse/The Associated Press Sometimes we wonder what Europe’s leaders think they live in. On Thursday, the European Union responded to China’s trade offensive against … Read more

U.S.-U.K. Steel and Aluminum Talks Will End with Managed Trade

Text size A worker adds inner support rings to coils of galvanized steel. Sean Gallup/Getty Images About the author: Gary Clyde Hufbauer is a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics Allies for more than a century, now jointly facing Russian and Chinese threats, the US and UK are nevertheless squabbling over the … Read more

What each team could (or should) do

can be aggressive Historically, the Pacers don’t make significant deals mid-season, but that could change this season. They have not undergone a comprehensive reconstruction as they have chosen the lottery in recent memory. The highest pick in the past 20 years was the 10th overall pick in 2010, which they made Paul George. They have … Read more

JEGI CLARITY Has Advised Radius Global Market Research on Their Investment from Star Mountain Capital | National News

New YorkAnd January 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Radius Global Market Research, advised by JEGI CLARITY, has received investment from Star Mountain Capital. depends on New York CityRadius provides an expert, fast, integrated approach to data science and immersive technology to produce unique research and insights for global companies, driving their brand’s revenue and profit growth. … Read more

Some Dems see Congress stock trading ban as ‘revenge’ on Joe Manchin

Supporters of a law that would make members of Congress place their assets in blind trusts and prevent them from trading individual stocks say the measure will help restore public confidence in lawmakers — but some Democrats also see an added bonus: revenge on Joe Manchin. The West Virginia senator infuriated his fellow Democrats by … Read more

Some in Congress seek to ban US lawmakers from trading stocks

WASHINGTON: Capitol Hill has begun debating whether to ban US lawmakers from trading stocks, but despite some rare bipartisan unity on the issue, the matter is far from settled. Legislation introduced earlier this month by Democratic Senators John Osoff of Georgia and Mark Kelly of Arizona required members of Congress and their spouses and dependent … Read more

China’s Trade Surplus Hit a Record in 2021. These Stocks Helped Make It Happen.

China had a record trade surplus in 2021. Dreamtime Text size Remember the trade war? Supply chains diversifying out of China? Chinese exports apparently missed the memo. The country racked up a record $676 billion trade surplus for 2021, a 60% jump from the pre-pandemic year of 2019. Don’t blame currency manipulation. The yuan rose … Read more

Ancient Roman Trading Settlement Unearthed 80 Miles From London | Smart News

Some of the ancient Roman pottery found at the archaeological site of England. HS2 Archaeologists have discovered a large Roman trading settlement while working on a railway project in Northamptonshire, England, according to a report by Adela Solomon of Washington Post. The site contains more than 30 round houses and other stone buildings, wells, a … Read more

Technavio’s Gifts Novelty and Souvenirs Market Research Report Highlights the Key Findings in the Area of Vendor Landscape, Key Market Segments, Regions, and Latest Trends and Drivers | National News

New YorkAnd January 17 2022 /PRNewswire/ – The latest research report on gifts and souvenirs market by Technavio indicates that the growing culture of gifts is driving the growth of this market, Resulting in the growth of the market 11.88 billion US dollars From 2020 to 2025. Read additional market information, Get a free sample … Read more