Category Archives: Trade

US trade deficit narrowed to $43.6 billion in June

US trade deficit narrowed to $43.6 billion in June – ABC News http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/us-trade-deficit-narrowed-436-billion-june-49031342 Re-posted from ABC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: We are on the right track with this…

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Lose Lose Lose Affair: Farm Lobby Turns Up Heat on Trump Over NAFTA

Lose Lose Lose Affair: Farm Lobby Turns Up Heat on Trump Over NAFTA – MishTalk. https://mishtalk.com/2017/07/14/lose-lose-lose-affair-farm-lobby-turns-up-heat-on-trump-over-nafta/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Farmers currently have and advantage that they will lose if President Trump withdraws from NAFTA, and they want … Continue reading

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Trump hails deals worth ‘billions’ with Vietnam

Trump hails deals worth ‘billions’ with Vietnam | Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-vietnam-trump-idUSKBN18R30C?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Vietnam is a land of enormous opportunity, diligent workforce and relatively low cost… And, with its expanding economy, an ideal trading partner…

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Enron 2.0? Asia’s Largest Commodity Trader Halted After Crashing To 16 Year Lows On S&P Downgrade

Enron 2.0? Asia’s Largest Commodity Trader Halted After Crashing To 16 Year Lows On S&P Downgrade | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-05-22/enron-20-asias-largest-commodity-trader-halted-after-crashing-16-year-lows-sp-downgr Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Asians have taken Western financial activities and pushed everything to excess…

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The Simplest Reason Behind Collapsing Volatility: Hedge Funds Are Barely Trading

The Simplest Reason Behind Collapsing Volatility: Hedge Funds Are Barely Trading | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-05-20/simplest-reason-behind-collapsing-volatility-hedge-funds-are-barely-trading Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: This clearly explains the phenomenon…

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Reckless stock trading leaves Congress rife with conflicts

Reckless stock trading leaves Congress rife with conflicts – POLITICO http://www.politico.com/story/2017/05/14/congress-stock-trading-conflict-of-interest-rules-238033 Re-posted from Politico. Geoff Geoff Comments: the US Congress has not been subject to US laws for too long…

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Trump to order a study on abuses of U.S. trade agreements

Trump to order a study on abuses of U.S. trade agreements | Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-trade-order-idUSKBN17V01Z?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff

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Softwood lumber dispute fires up trade fight between Canada, U.S.

Softwood lumber dispute fires up trade fight between Canada, U.S. | Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-canada-trade-idUSKBN17R1VZ?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff

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In New Trade Front, Trump Slaps Tariff on Canadian Lumber

In New Trade Front, Trump Slaps Tariff on Canadian Lumber – The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/24/us/politics/lumber-tariff-canada-trump.html?partner=rss&emc=rss&_r=0 Re-posted from NYTimes. Geoff  

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Trump prepares executive orders targeting unfair trade

Trump prepares executive orders targeting unfair trade – MarketWatch http://www.marketwatch.com/story/trump-prepares-executive-orders-targeting-unfair-trade-2017-03-30?siteid=rss&rss=1 Re-posted from Market Watch. Geoff

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