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CNBC's Samantha Loring outlines the characteristics of various trade agreements that exist at the moment in Asia-Pacific.
Asia's export growth has stalled since a post-financial crisis recovery, faced with a combination of weak global demand and structural changes, HSBC said.
Exports are regarded as the bright spot in China's slowing economy, but growing evidence suggests firms are "over-invoicing" outbound shipments.
The US needs to take a stand on the free flow of data across borders to protect e-commerce as we know it, say Reps. Lee Terry and Peter Welch.
Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, says the trade data indicate a recovery in Japan's domestic demand as well as competitiveness among exporters.
Japan's exports rose at the fastest pace in seven months in September, easing fears that the country's main growth engine is sputtering.
Singapore's exports in September rose less than expected as sales to Europe contracted and shipments to the United States slowed.
China Premier Li's trip to Moscow is expected to net as many as 50 trade deals, as sanctions spur Russia to accelerate ties with the mainland.
Mark McFarland, Global Chief Economist at Coutts, says September's trade data align with news of a pickup in new export orders, which will support China's trade balance in the fourth quarter.
Naomi Fink, CEO at Europacifica Consulting, says the current account surplus seems sustainable in the long run, but warns of risks from Japan's energy policies.
The world's largest economy's trade deficit narrowed unexpectedly in August, due in large part to a record surge in petroleum exports.
The Indian prime minister is being welcomed by corporate executives, Indian Americans and, most importantly, Barack Obama.
Vladimir Putin has demanded a reopening of the EU's recently-ratified trade pact with Ukraine.
Nicholas Smith, Japan Strategist at CLSA, says markets should focus on how a weaker yen is lifting profits of Japanese firms, instead of scrutinizing trade volumes.
The United States said it will press India's new prime minister to end his blockage of a global trade pact when he visits Washington this month.
Ahead of the release of August trade data, Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered, discusses why Japanese manufacturers aren't benefiting from a weaker yen.
Sarah Tong, Senior Research Fellow, East Asian Institute at the National University of Singapore, discusses Chinese President Xi's visit to India and explains what it means for bilateral trade.
Piracy is exploding in the world’s most heavily trafficked commercial waterway, and organized crime is the force behind it.
A disappointing first year for Shanghai's free-trade zone raises questions about China's commitment to opening up its markets.
The ongoing drought in California is cutting back the state's rice crop. It's gotten so bad, one rice farmer said they might have to sell the land.