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Japan logged a record trade deficit in January, government data showed on Monday, the clearest evidence to date of pain from a firm yen, a global slowdown and rising fuel imports needed to offset declining use of nuclear power.
The world’s top oil exporter, Saudi Arabia, appears to have cut both its oil production and export in December, according to the latest update by the Joint Organizations Data Initiative (JODI), an official source of oil production, consumption and export data.
A Chinese trade delegation signed agreements with U.S. grain companies on Wednesday to buy 8.62 million metric tons of soybeans from the United States and will ink more deals on Thursday for a record-setting purchase topping 12 million metric tons.
When you look at the surge in hiring for the auto industry in the U.S. one factor overlooked is the fact America has become a huge auto exporter.
Friday, the Commerce Department is expected to report the deficit on international trade in goods and services was $47.8 billion in December, unchanged from November.
Japan's current account surplus shrank sharply last year to its smallest in 15 years as weak exports and surging fuel imports resulted in a rare trade deficit, raising worries about the country's declining ability to fund its huge public debt with domestic savings.
Euro zone and U.S. growth rates will probably diverge this year, with the euro zone contracting while U.S. growth accelerates, but U.S growth will be similar to that in the euro zone next year, Legal & General Investment Management said in a new report.
The fourth largest container port in the nation wants to capitalize on the widening of the Panama Canal but needs to dredge the river deep enough to accommodate bigger ships, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on the fastest growing port in the nation with as much as 25 percent of the west coast port traffic could come east.
Japan has a trade deficit and Australia has inflation - it's time for your FX Fix.
Chinese trade data lifts currencies down under, and short covering lifts the euro from Monday's lows — it's time for your FX Fix.
Joe Terranova, Fast Money trader, and "Buy High, Sell Higher" author, discusses how he bungled his trade on Google, in 2011. "Always have an investment plan," he explains. "One of the greatest mistakes investors make is trading first and rationalizing the trade later."
Shares of Diamond Foods is up more than 8% in the last five trading sessions and there are rumors that Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn may have bought into the company, with Bill Chappell, Suntrust Robinson Humphrey.
Euro worries persist, the pound is weighed down, and the Swiss are shopping overseas - time for your FX Fix.
Timothy Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research, Asia, ANZ, says direct yuan-yen trade is important given recent volatility in the U.S. dollar.
Sharing investment themes heading into 2012, with Stephanie Link, Research at the Street and Kate Schapiro, Sentinel Investments, including a look at how to play the energy space and basic materials.
The Chinese Communist party’s vision for the country’s manufacturing industry does not include small family workshops as China’s leaders want the country to stop making shoddy junk and start inventing things. The Financial Times reports.
Sweden's Riksbank will meet and reach an interest rate decision Tuesday. Here's how to get ready.
Andrew Chiang, Regional Head - Shipping, Offshore & Logistics at DnB NOR says long-term prospects for the shipping industry remain positive, though he is concerned about the issue of oversupply.
Gordon Chang, Author of "The Coming Collapse of China" is skeptical about China's growth and says its rising export numbers do not make sense.