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. focused on existing metals talks, Tai tells S. Korean trade chief

US Trade Representative Katherine Tai testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, May 12, 2021. Pete Marovich/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – US Trade Representative Katherine Tai told South Korea’s trade minister on Thursday the United States was … 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