Tag: World Trade

WTO Sets Eyes On $83 Billion As Fish Takes Centre Stage At Trade Negotiations

With the prospects that an improvement in global fisheries management can bring additional economic gains estimated at $83 billion, according to the World Bank, the most intense and critical issue on the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) round of negotiations this month is, fisheries subsidies.


Analysts: US-China Trade War Impacts Commodity Flows, Demand

The US-China trade conflict appears to have evolved into a bullish animal. After a plural bouts of tariffs and counter-tariffs, last August 23, Beijing slapped a 5.00% levy on US crude for the first time, targeting a commodity analysts say is already influenced by the trade tensions, and adding to a swathe of US-origin commodities like propane, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and soybeans.