The Democrats'simmering internal war on trade will play out both in DC and on the 2016 campaign trail, Politico's Ben White says.
Susan Schwab, strategic advisor for Government & Global Trade Practice at Mayer Brown, discusses news that the Senate committee cleared a legislation to give the White House "fast track" authority to nail down the TPP.
In an era of polarization, trade is the rare issue on which leaders of both parties agree. Here's why.
Kevin Kearns, president of the U.S. Business & Industry Council (USBIC), explains why he is against the multinational trade agreement Trans-Pacific Partnership.
The U.S. should be writing the new rules for global trade, not China, House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan tells CNBC.
Mexico, the biggest buyer of U.S. chicken, has halted imports of live birds and eggs from the U.S. state of Iowa due to an outbreak of bird flu there.
American companies have been eyeing the Cuban market since December but consultants are wary about how easy it will be to do business there.
There's "something wrong" with considering lifting oil sanctions on Iran, but not the U.S. ban on exporting domestic crude, oilman Harold Hamm says.
While reforms are slowing due to politics, India remains on the right track, says Uwe Parpart, managing director and head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets. He later explains why Indonesia is "very problematic."
Deborah Kay Elms, executive director of the Asian Trade Centre, discusses the progress of negotiations between Japan and the U.S. on two issues - cars and agriculture.
Choi Kyung Hwan, finance minister of South Korea, says the country's economy is starting to recover after last year's expansionary policies, noting the government will inject stimulus later this year if necessary.
U.S. lawmakers have given Obama a key tool to write the rules for the future of the global economy—and edge out China—Rep. Paul Ryan said.
The Fed should not hike interest rates given current circumstances for the dollar and U.S. economic growth, ex-GE boss Jack Welch tells CNBC.
U.S. lawmakers are close to finalizing details of a bill to speed trade deals through Congress, a move that would seal a sweeping Pacific trade pact.
Europe could outpace the United States in the digital revolution, Cisco Systems chief John Chambers tells CNBC.
Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson tells CNBC the growth model powering China's economy is running out of steam.
The long-term relationship between world trade and GDP growth has broken down. Roberto Azevêdo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says he doesn't expect the old ratio to return anytime soon.
Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, discusses the slowdown in China, saying the importance of March's data should not be overestimated.
The World Trade Organisation has cut its global trade forecast for this year and for 2016. Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says there were a number of factors influencing the reduction, including GDP growth and commodity prices.
Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says he thinks Europe could pick up if certain countries adopted more expansive fiscal policies.