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China's exports fall by the most in two years, stokes fears of slumping global demand

Data showed China posted its biggest trade surplus with the United States on record in 2018, which could prompt President Donald Trump to turn up the heat on Beijing.

Shift in policy of two decades in last 2 yrs: Apples to mobiles, sweeping duty hikes cover more than 400 items

Officials that The Indian Express spoke to conceded that there was a considered shift in the tariff responses subsequent to this meeting “in line with new global realities”.


US sends China to-do list to reduce trade imbalance, says Wall Street Journal report

Fears of a trade war mounted this month after US President Donald Trump first slapped hefty tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, and then on Thursday specifically targeted China by announcing plans for tariffs on up to $60 billion of Chinese goods.

Strong Australian exports suggest central bank likely to keep policy on hold next week

Upbeat data on strong Australian exports shook the market's expectations for another interest rate cut this year, sending the Australian dollar rallying more than half a US cent to a high of A$0.7240.

Low global demand pulls January export by 11.19%, a 2-½ year low

Trade deficit hits 11-month low in January to $8.32 billion on crude price drop.

Impasse at Attari: Porters boycott work,traders refuse demand for better wages

Imports from Pakistan could not be unloaded for the second day Tuesday after porters at Attari Integrated Check Post continued their protest for better wages.


Titan Industries shares gain after resumption of gold imports

Domestic prices were up as banks and other importers halted purchases.

Drawdown on foreign reserves to fund CAD

Deficit forecast could be narrowed to below $70 billion this fiscal year.

China blocks milk powder imports from New Zealand

China has blocked all imports of milk powder from New Zealand

PM calls for cutting oil import bill by $25 bn

After placing restrictions on gold imports,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh earlier this week asked petroleum minister M Veerappa Moily to curb oil imports