The shipping industry is set for consolidation on the back of a collapse in freight rates as growth in China slows.
Rahul Kapoor, director at Drewry Financial Research, discusses the outlook for the shipping sector.
The size of the Neptune Orient Lines-CMA CGM deal will reflect the tough times in the shipping industry, notes Esben Poulsson, president of the Singapore Shipping Association.
Dan DiMicco, current Chairman Emeritus of Nucor, explains why he thinks the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement is a bad deal for American workers.
Bob Iaccino, chief market strategist at Tethys Partners, discusses what's going to move stock markets today, including comments by Mario Draghi and UnitedHealthcare's warning it may leave Obamacare.
An increase in real interest rates and the dollar's strength have already tightened conditions in the U.S. economy slightly, says Bhaskar Laximinarayan, Asia CIO at Pictet Wealth Management.
Japanese exports fell for the first time in 14 months in October, renewing worries for an economy already in recession and struggling with low prices.
Tomo Kinoshita, MD and chief economist for Japan at Nomura Securities, says Japanese firms have imported more fuel to take advantage of lower oil prices.
Anthony Nightingale, a board member of Jardine Matheson, discusses China's services sector, plus key topics from the Manila summit.
Bruce Andrews, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce, says there has been a big emphasis on developing small and medium-sized enterprises in the U.S. and its APEC partner countries.
Aside from potential geopolitical risks, there is still the backdrop of a slowing economy and lack of business investment, says Ron Napier, head of Napier Investment.
David Cunningham, EVP and COO of FedEx Express, says the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal will help to ease the flow of global trade.
Tami Overby, SVP for Asia at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, says the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal will create new economic energy in Asia Pacific.
Oliver Chameil, president and CEO of Sanofi Pasteur, discusses the importance of its Asia Pacific business and its launch of the world's first dengue vaccine.
John Rice, vice chairman at GE, discusses its employee and business safety amid global geopolitical risks, as well as GE's latest India deal.
APEC kicked off its annual meeting with plans to think small, including finding ways to ensure small businesses benefit from trade deals.
South Koreans, who traditionally eat their meals with local side dish kimchi, are gaining a growing taste for another imported fermented food: cheese.
The Manila APEC Summit will focus on economic areas that need positive exposure to competition and growth, says Alan Bollard, executive director of the APEC Secretariat.
U.S. tech firms may have cause to celebrate the Trans-Pacific Partnership's language, but another major sector may be concerned.
Britain and India signed $13.7B in commercial deals during a visit by Narendra Modi, but his arrival was marred by protests.