Let's get our corporate tax laws where we can be competitive in the world, says Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform, sharing his thoughts on free trade and tax reform.
You've got to make a distinction between free trade agreement and trade, says Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and figure out a way for globalization to continue to expand its pace without FTA. Also Bernstein reveals the ONE thing he agrees with Donald Trump on about trade.
The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including an article written by David Ignatius for The Washington Post about the dangers of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders' stance on trade, and a Financial Times piece on the refugee crisis in Europe.
Value is down but volume is way up, says Jon Slangerup, Port of Long Beach CEO, sharing his thoughts on global trade.
I think we're going in the right direction, says Carlos Gutierrez, Albright Stonebridge Group, discussing America's policy change towards Cuba ahead of President Obama's trip.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on massive protests in Brazil over immunity granted to the country's former president, and a preview of President Obama's visit to the tiny island nation after the U.S. eases restrictions there.
Just as investors digest disappointing growth data from Japan and trade numbers from China, there may be more hits to come.
China's December exports fell 1.4 percent from a year earlier, while imports slid 7.6 percent, both much less than economists had expected.
Dan DiMicco, current Chairman Emeritus of Nucor, explains why he thinks the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement is a bad deal for American workers.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on trade, as oil price pushes import prices lower and exports drop 0.2 percent.
China's trade figures missed expectations by a wide margin in October, reinforcing views Beijing will need to do more to stimulate demand.
I don't suspect this is going to move the markets, says CNBC's Rick Santelli reporting the latest trade deficit numbers.
Ana Boata, European economist at Euler Hermes, thinks the U.K. leaving the European Union would lead to new tariffs on trade, leading to large export losses.
Japan's exports rose 0.6 percent in September from a year earlier, much slower than the prior month's gains.
Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, says India's weak trade data is in line with the regional trend, and exports are but a fraction of its economy.
Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan, says lower commodity prices have helped the Japanese recovery, but could harm the country's exports.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has come out against the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
Australia's trade deficit widened in August to A$3.1 billion, data released by the country's statistics bureau showed.
Japan's export growth slowed in July on reduced shipments of cars and electronics to Asia.
Indonesia posted a surprisingly large trade surplus in July at $1.33B, from a revised $528M in June.