Brexit Britain should be especially concerned.
Michelle Grattan speaks to University of Canberra's Deep Saini about the week in Australian politics.
Up to now, both government and opposition were anxious to stay in step.
Wood's call follows NSW Liberal and former health minister Sussan Ley declaring the trade should cease.
Trump, who withdrew the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership when he became president, briefly appeared to consider joining the trade accord again.
The top U.S. foreign policy goals in Africa evidently no longer relate to human rights or democratic freedoms, but to protecting tiny, marginal American industries.
The international partnership offers new trade opportunities for the UK but some of its members also stand to lose out as a result of leaving the EU.
China's young winemakers tell a very different story of how joint ventures with Western companies led to genuine partnerships – and success.
“Honesty is the best policy” is hardly a hallmark of the Trump régime, so China would have been smart to pursue a more honest, less manipulative path in its simmering trade war with the U.S.
On Friday the Agriculture department announced it had suspended the supply of sheep to a Qatar abattoir after seeing footage provided by Animals Australia.
The US and China must work together to reform the global trade system. Their economies are too entwined for a trade war.
Why the Commonwealth trade advantage isn't all that strong.
It doesn't need a review to tell you that for the sheep these voyages - even when they go better than this one did - are hell, whatever "standards" are imposed.
Three important aspects of international trade deals will limit the UK's democratic control over trade.
The brewing US-China trade war is probably linked to the Chinese government's attempts to revamp its industry.
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.
To be realistic, the US-China trade war gives Australia the unprecedented chance to expand its economic footprint.
The U.S. is vehemently opposed to Canada's intention to put labels on unhealthy processed foods. Here's why Canada should continue to stand its ground during NAFTA renegotiations.
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.