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Global trade of lumber up 25 percent the past two years and signs of ...

International trade of softwood lumber increased in 2011 after two years in decline. Imports were up to China, Japan, Spain and South Korea while the fell in the US, the UK, France and Egypt. In Europe, lumber prices might ...
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CONVERSABLE ECONOMIST: The Shifting U.S.-China Trade Picture

CONVERSABLE ECONOMIST: The Shifting U.S.-China Trade Picture | Globalisation | Scoop.it
The standard story of U.S.-China trade over the last decade or so goes like this: Huge U.S. trade deficits, matched by huge Chinese trade surpluses. One underlying reason for the imbalance is that China has been acting to ...
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U.S. Looks for Most Effective Way to Expand Trans-Atlantic Trade ...

U.S. Looks for Most Effective Way to Expand Trans-Atlantic Trade ... | Globalisation | Scoop.it
Speaking in London May 22, U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk said now might not be the best time to launch comprehensive trade talks between the United States and the European Union. “With so many jobs at stake right ...
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Free-Trade Deal Begins Between Colombia, US - Wall Street Journal

Free-Trade Deal Begins Between Colombia, US - Wall Street Journal | Globalisation | Scoop.it
Christian Science MonitorFree-Trade Deal Begins Between Colombia, USWall Street JournalBy DAN MOLINSKI BOGOTA—A free-trade agreement between the US and Colombia took effect Tuesday after years of negotiations and despite strong opposition from US ...
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