Cities have not been central to public policy discussions on trade growth and diversification that are typically centred on trade pacts between countries. But cities are now driving a lot of trade.
The 'thin green line' of resistance against any new infrastructure for shipping oil, gas and coal abroad has won many battles.
Archaeologists have uncovered a 2,000-year-old amber bead scam. But humans have been making fake jewels and icons for much longer than that.
A quarter-century ago, more than 100 nations agreed to engage in freer trade with one another and signed the declaration that established the World Trade Organization.
These are the five options for Brexit: Theresa May's withdrawal agreement, staying in the customs union, staying in the single market, the so-called Common Market 2.0 idea or a no-deal Brexit.
American companies still face enormous uncertainty about how they'll be doing business in the UK and EU in the coming years, particularly as the April 12 Brexit deadline draws closer.
What is the Common Market 2.0 proposal, also known as Norway+ and what would it mean in practice?
Despite growing trade between the EU and India, talks stalled in 2013 after 16 rounds, only resuming in 2018. Some in Brussels blame Britain.
India does not have an official Africa policy, even though it has been engaging with the continent for over six decades.
The UK's no-deal tariff plan was viewed in Dublin as a way to scare Brexiteers into supporting Theresa May's deal.
Despite the growing role of data and technology in the world economy, there are very few rules to govern digital trade.
Former Trade Minister Andrew Robb's criticism may be a little exaggerated, but there's no doubt the relationship is tricky and still needs work.
How to make sense of the UK government's no-deal Brexit contingency plans to avoid a hard border in Ireland.
No commitments on environmental standards, but foreign corporations will shore up their rights to sue the Australian and Indonesian governments.
America may have missed a window of opportunity to curb China’s rise when it pulled out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
American and Chinese trade negotiators are pushing hard to get a deal, but a major sticking point remains: ensuring China honors any promises it makes.
China has reneged on past promises it has made to the US. With the deadline for a deal fast approaching, the solution may lie in learning from a global organization the president hates: the WTO.
The six food trends likely to be front and centre in 2019.
What Brexit means for future UK-Japan business.
Britain has long dreamed of breaking away from the European continent but global trade has never replaced links with its close neighbours.