Economic Measures Trade


  • The UK needs to invest and reverse its declining exports if its recovery is to be more sustainable, the country's Treasury chief told CNBC.

  • China will not see further stimulus: UBS

    Paul Donovan, Global Economist, Managing Director at UBS, explains why he's not disturbed by China's March trade report.

  • Why I still expect China stimulus: Expert

    Despite Chinese Premier Li saying that Beijing won't implement short-term stimulus, Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, explains his easing call.

  • China posts lackluster trade data for March

    Louis Kuijs, Chief Economist, Greater China, RBS, says exports continue to see distortions from invoicing issues and explains the dilemma that policymakers face.

  • China's exports tumbled for a second straight month and imports unexpectedly slumped, heightening concerns over the world's second-biggest economy.

  • UK services exports hit record high

    Export data are very positive for the U.K. because investors remain concerned that the recovery is too reliant on consumer spending and a decline in the savings ratio, CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports.

  • Industry Super Australia: Welcome Australia-Japan deal

    David Whiteley, CEO at Industry Super Australia, welcomes the trade deal between Australia and Japan and outlines if a similar agreement can be struck with China.

  • Japan, Australia to announce trade agreement

    Australia and Japan are the verge of a trade deal after the two sides reportedly agreed to figures on car and beef imports. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji and Matthew Taylor discuss.

  • A top U.S. senator said a government office has the power to approve limited petroleum exports, and partly bypass a 40-year crude export ban.

  • An oil and gas well site outside Williston, N.D.

    Lifting the ban on U.S. oil exports is the fastest way the drilling boom can counter Russia, Continental Resources' CEO will tell Congress.

  • Russian businesses 'seeing some pain': Pro

    Philip Uglow, chief economist at MNI, says that business confidence in Russia dipped in March, fueled by events in Ukraine and a big fall in exports number.

  • In southeastern California farmers have plenty of water to grow alfalfa hay for export, and this is pitting them against California's cattle industry.

  • Vladimir Putin, Russia's president, addresses a meeting of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) during Russia Business Week in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, March 20, 2014.

    An ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, hit by U.S. sanctions, suggested on Sunday the move had backfired.

  • President Barack Obama gives a statement on the situation in the Ukraine in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on March 17, 2014 in Washington, DC.

    Russia's annexation of Crimea underlines the need for the United States and the European Union to deepen their economic ties via an ambitious trade deal.

  • Exports growth will shrink Japan's deficit: RBS

    Long Hanhua Wang, Japan Economist at RBS, says Japan's trade balance will see improve going forward due to rising exports.

  • DBS: Moderately optimistic about Japan

    Lim Say Boon, Chief Investment Officer at DBS Private Bank, explains why concerns about Japan's trade deficit will persist and outlines the road ahead for the stock market.

  • The role of LNG gas in Ukraine-Russia standoff

    Myron Brilliant, Executive VP & Head of International Affairs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, explains how increased U.S. LNG exports could impact Russia's standoff with Ukraine.

  • The 'short' side of the story

    CNBC's Seema Mody explains why investors betting on stocks going lower are in good shape.

  • Pairing GOOG & YHOO

    CNBC's Dominic Chu employs his pair trade strategy with Google and Yahoo.

  • European Commissioner Karel De Gucht

    U.S. and European negotiators open a fourth round of high-stakes trade talks this week, and there are lots of disagreements.