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  • Peter Navarro, senior economic advisor to 2016 Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump last September.

    Navarro, a University of California, Irvine professor, will serve as director of trade and industrial policy.

  • Trump picks Peter Navarro to head White House National Trade Council

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the latest personnel choice from President-elect Donald Trump with the creation of the National Trade Council.

  • Trump and the farm trade

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the sentiment from farmers surrounding President-elect Donald Trump's trade rhetoric.

  • GENEVA, Dec 21- A dispute panel of the World Trade Organization largely ruled in favour of Taiwan on Wednesday on its complaint over anti-dumping duties imposed by Canada on some of its steel goods. Canada slapped duties on some imports of carbon steel welded pipes from Taiwan in 2012 and Taiwan brought the complaint to the WTO in Jan 2015. The annual value of...

  • GENEVA, Dec 21- A dispute panel of the World Trade Organization largely ruled in favor of Taiwan on Wednesday on its complaint over anti-dumping duties imposed by Canada on some of its steel goods. Canada slapped duties on some imports of carbon steel welded pipes from Taiwan in 2012 and Taiwan brought the complaint to the WTO in Jan 2015. The annual value of...

  • WTO DISPUTE PANEL RULES IN FAVOUR OF TAIWAN IN COMPLAINT OVER ANTI-DUMPING DUTIES IMPOSED BY CANADA ON ITS STEEL.

  • Winemakers and wine merchants believe trade in this industry will continue, despite the anti-globalization rhetoric emerging.

  • BRUSSELS, Dec 21- The European Commission has recommended keeping import duties and a minimum price for solar panels and cells from China for two more years, according to documents seen by Reuters. The European Union and China came close to a trade war in 2013 over EU allegations of solar panel dumping by China. But this was averted by an agreement to allow a limited...

  • BRUSSELS, Dec 21- The European Commission has recommended keeping import duties and a minimum price for solar panels and cells from China for two more years, according to documents seen by Reuters. The European Union and China came close to a trade war in 2013 over EU allegations of solar panel dumping by China. But this was averted by an agreement to allow a limited...

  • Wilbur Ross, President-elect Donald Trump's choice for Commerce Secretary, wears a 'Make America Great Again Hat' as he speaks briefly to reporters at Trump Tower, November 29, 2016 in New York City.

    Donald Trump plans to put Commerce secretary pick Wilbur Ross in charge of his get-tough trade policy, a transition team spokesman said.

  • Should winemakers be concerned about trade going forward?

    With rising concerns over protectionism, Berry Bros. & Rudd CEO Dan Jago explains why he still believes winemakers will continue to trade around the world.

  • Exchange rates are our biggest challenge: McGuigan

    McGuigan Wines CEO Neil McGuigan talks about the biggest challenges the winemaker is facing.

  • Risks to emerging markets are rising, but there are still opportunities, said Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets.

  • TOKYO, Dec 21- Japanese government bond prices edged higher in thin trading on Wednesday, as investors wound down for the upcoming holidays. Underpinning JGBs, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Tuesday quashed market speculation that the central bank may soon consider raising interest rates as Japanese yields have risen in line with global bond...

  • By Hideyuki Sano and Yuzuha Oka. TOKYO, Dec 21- The dollar hovered near a 14- year high against the euro on Wednesday, supported by expectations of U.S. interest rates rising more rapidly during the incoming Trump Administration. In thin trading ahead of year-end holidays, the euro last stood at $1.0413 after slipping below $1.0352 on Tuesday, a level last seen in...

  • The Singapore dollar tumbled to its weakest since 2009, during the global financial crisis, and it may have further to go.

  • TOKYO, Dec 21- The dollar held the upper hand against its major rivals on Wednesday, sitting near a 14- year top against the euro, thanks to bets of higher U.S. growth and a faster pace of interest rate increases under incoming president Donald Trump. In thinning trading ahead of the year-end holiday period, the euro slipped below last week's 14- year low of $1.03665...

  • WEST PALM BEACH, Fla./ WASHINGTON, Dec 20- U.S. The move also marks a notable shift from trade policy management in President Barack Obama's administration, where USTR Michael Froman was seen as the main trade architect, negotiating a 12- country Pacific Rim trade deal that ultimately failed to win approval in Congress. "It looks like the USTR office is being...

  • WEST PALM BEACH, Fla./ WASHINGTON, Dec 20- U.S. "It looks like the USTR office is being downgraded and subordinated to Commerce," said Derek Scissors, a trade expert at the American Enterprise Institute, a right-leaning think tank in Washington. "That's a big change because USTR is this small elite trade agency right across from the White House.

  • SINGAPORE, Dec 20- Oil prices were steady on Tuesday in timid trading ahead of the year-end holidays, with investors beginning to unwind positions without expecting to take up new ones until the start of 2017.. International Brent crude oil futures were trading at $54.88 per barrel at 0821 GMT, down 4 cents from their last close. "I think we can safely say that...