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  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 15- An executive at Mexican auto parts maker Rassini said on Tuesday he saw little chance the United States would scuttle the North American Free Trade Agreement, despite promises by President-Elect Donald Trump to pull out of it. "Although President-Elect Trump has commented that he may end NAFTA, we believe this is highly unlikely," Eugenio...

  • Mark Fields, CEO of Ford Motor Co.

    Ford plans to move forward with manufacturing plans abroad despite Trump's repatriation and tariff proposals, CEO Mark Fields says.

  • LONDON, Nov 15- Canada's finance minister Bill Morneau said Canada planned bilateral and trilateral talks with the United States and Mexico over their trade agreements, which president-elect Donald Trump had criticised and threatened to scrap. "We have an enormous stake in the success of our relationship with the U.S. and with Mexico: our supply chains are...

  • Jeffrey Immelt, chairman and CEO of US industrial giant General Electric

    General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt tells CNBC President-elect Donald Trump should look forward not backward.

  • Jeffrey Immelt

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla speaks with Jeff Immelt, GE Chairman and CEO, at the company's Minds + Machines conference about President-elect Donald Trump's potential trade policies.

  • BERLIN, Nov 15- The euro zone economy grew steadily in the three months after Britain's shock vote in June to leave the European Union but U.S. Uncertainty about the trade policy Trump will pursue once he takes office is weighing on euro zone sentiment, increasing the likelihood that the European Central Bank will retain its loose monetary policy to support...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 15- U.S. import prices rose for a second straight month in October as the cost of petroleum and motor vehicles increased, but persistent dollar strength continued to keep underlying imported inflation subdued. The Labor Department said on Tuesday import prices increased 0.5 percent last month after an upwardly revised 0.2 percent gain in...

  • A shipping container is moved with a crane before being loaded onto a ship docked at the Port of Oakland

    U.S. import prices rose for a second straight month in October as the cost of petroleum and motor vehicles increased.

  • President-elect Donald Trump will have little choice but to adopt a softer line on trade than the one he has flagged during his campaign, although flare-ups with some partners are likely, former WTO chief Pascal Lamy said. Lamy, now an honorary president of the pro- EU Delors Institute, said in an interview that a Republican-dominated Congress would help ensure...

  • US economy will be penalized by protectionism: SocGen Chair

    Societe Generale Chairman Lorenzo Bini Smaghi explains why globalization cannot be easily reversed.

  • Specifics of Trump’s plans are ridiculous: Posen

    Peterson Institute for International Economics President Adam Posen takes a look at Donald Trump’s future plans for the U.S. economy.

  • Trump is harming the US, trade’s future by scrapping deals: Posen

    Peterson Institute for International Economics President Adam Posen talks about what Donald Trump may – or may not – do when it comes to the TTIP deal.

  • Apparently, Trump is good for the aviation sector too

    Indigo Partners' Bill Franke says that Donald Trump's proposed infrastructure policies will create business activity that in turn, will benefit airlines.

  • Trump's trade policy still worrying for markets: Investor

    BNP Paribas Investment Partners' Arthur Kwong talks about how Trump's victory has affected markets and the possibility of the TPP pulling through.

  • *Hokuetsu Kishu tumbles after cutting forecast. TOKYO, Nov 15- Japan's Nikkei share average edged down in choppy trade on Tuesday morning as investors took profits from sharp gains in the past few days that were driven by hopes that Donald Trump's economic policies would favor Japanese exports by strengthening the dollar. But the rising U.S. yields will have to...

  • *Hokuetsu Kishu tumbles after cutting forecast. TOKYO, Nov 15- Japan's Nikkei share average edged down in choppy trade on Tuesday morning as investors took profits from sharp gains in the past few days that were driven by hopes that Donald Trump's economic policies would favour Japanese exports by strengthening the dollar. But the rising U.S. yields will have to...

  • Trump marks 'brave new world' for China

    Primavera Capital Group's Fred Hu talks about Chinese consumers as well as the importance of the China-U.S. relationship.

  • Employees work at the headquarters of Garena Interactive Holding, a gaming and e-commerce company, in Singapore.

    Singapore is better positioned than any other Asian country to cash in on an increasingly digital world, a new report says.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 14- U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady said on Monday he will continue to promote the benefits of free trade agreements with President-elect Donald Trump, including those offered under the Obama administration's Asian free trade deal. Trump said during a grueling campaign that he would scrap President Barack Obama's 12-...

  • Nov 14- The United States should continue its open trade policies given the economy's struggles to boost growth, a Federal Reserve official said on Monday when asked about protectionist policies advocated by President-elect Donald Trump. San Francisco Fed President John Williams, participating in a panel discussion, said he was hopeful the U.S. government...