Trump, who withdrew the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership when he became president, briefly appeared to consider joining the trade accord again.
China's young winemakers tell a very different story of how joint ventures with Western companies led to genuine partnerships – and success.
Bill Shorten has proposed tripling penalties for dumping cheap overseas products like steel into the Australian market. But this proposal suggests a failure to understand dumping and its regulation.
To really show its pro-trade colours, Australia's government should stop flirting with Trump's new anti-trade wave.
There's a good reason China took aim at US soybean exports when it announced its latest list of retaliatory tariffs.
A closer look at the US-China trade relationship shows why Trump's 'targeted' tariffs are likely to hurt American workers and businesses as well.
President Trump's new tariffs suggest he doesn't understand why American steel and aluminum have been hurt in the first place.
A global trade war seems well underway as China and the US exchange targeted tariff attacks. An economist explains what they are, how they work and why they matter.
The minor party vote in Australia is historically high and growing, as trust in the bigger parties slides away.
President Trump says 'trade wars are good,' but history tells a very different story.
The president's tariffs on steel and China mirror the misguided trade policies that helped precipitate the Great Depression.
The idea that the US is historically a free trading country is a myth. Here's why that's a good thing.
The UK’s best prospects for a favourable trade agreement with China are to be found by remaining within the EU.
Trump touted his administration's economic successes and laid out his immigration plan in an 80-minute speech to Congress. Our experts weigh in.
China's actions in the South China Sea are getting scant attention at Davos. But if the Chinese set a precedent for other rogue nations, there will be a profound impact on global free trade.
Trump is trying to shape the US as a power in Asia and block China in the process, using techniques familiar to Beijing.
We asked four of our regular economics writers to examine a key theme they expect to flare up in 2018 and why.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in China to discuss a trade deal. It's laughable for Canada to believe it can negotiate a "progressive" trade agenda with the Chinese.
Donald Trump views himself as a deal-maker, so the prospect of a "quick" trade deal between the U.K. and the U.S. seems unlikely, despite the American president's earlier optimism.
Viewed against the odds of success in getting 55 countries to foster meaningful regional integration, Africa has made commendable progress in crafting its own creative approach.