Mexico Is Looking for a Quick NAFTA Rewrite

Mexico Is Looking for a Quick NAFTA Rewrite






Mexico Is Looking for a Quick NAFTA Rewrite Mexico’s #1 trade negotiator said he is heartened by a retreat from more protectionist rhetoric in the US and that talks to redo the North American Free Trade Agreement may conclude as soon as January 2018. Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said the January date would depend on the […]






The Trump Effect: Trade Deficit Falls as Exports Hit 2-year Highs

The Trump Effect: Trade Deficit Falls as Exports Hit 2-year Highs






The Trump Effect: Trade Deficit Falls as Exports Hit 2-year Highs $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The US trade deficit fell more than expected in February as exports increased to a 2 year high and slowing domestic demand weighed on imports. The narrowing in the trade gap comes as The Trump Administration is pushing ahead with […]






Free Trade Is No Longer “Free”

Free Trade Is No Longer “Free”






Free Trade Is No Longer “Free” $BAC US President Donald Trump’s campaign vow to renegotiate trade deals that he blamed for gutting US factories and shipping good-paying jobs overseas has reopened this debate: who benefits from global commerce. Free trade is not free because of other kinds of bureaucratic hurdles that add costs and hinder […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Corn futures falling nearly 2% on a mix of profit-taking after multi-month highs, improving weather in Argentina and uncertainty about how US trade policy will affect exports. The most active Corn contract for March delivery […]






Mexico’s President Seeking Meeting with President Elect Trump

Mexico’s President Seeking Meeting with President Elect Trump






Mexico’s President Seeking Meeting with President Elect Trump Mexico is willing to hold talks with US President-elect Donald Trump to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement, (NAPTA) President Enrique Pena Nieto said. Mexico will seek dialogue with the US on its trade relationship following comments made by Donald Trump during his campaign, President Pena […]






Obama’s Trade Policy is Dead

Obama’s Trade Policy is Dead






Obama’s Trade Policy is Dead US President Barack Hussein Obama’s administration suspended its efforts to win congressional approval for his Asian free-trade deal before President Elect Donald Trump takes office saying that TPP’s fate was now up to Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers. Administration officials also said Mr. Obama will try to explain the situation […]






Hillary and Michelle Intimately Tied Sugar & Soda Industry

Hillary and Michelle Intimately Tied Sugar & Soda Industry






Hillary and Michelle Intimately Tied Sugar & Soda Industry $DIS, $KO, $PEP $JPM Lives are at stake, the health and future of children hang in the balance in this Presidential election Walt Disney World recently tried to copy the sugar and soda industries’ marketing methodology, but ended up running for cover last year when the […]






Union “Rank-and- File” Prefer Donald Trump as US President

Union “Rank-and- File” Prefer Donald Trump as US President






Union “Rank-and-File” Prefer Donald Trump as US President America’s union leaders are not expending a lot of energy trying to win back members drawn to Donald Trump’s populist, anti-trade message. Donald Trump is wooing working-class voters by promising to renegotiate trade deals and bring back lost manufacturing jobs, some unions are re-calibrating their usual election-year […]






Mexico Will Re-visit NAFTA If All Sides Benefit

Mexico Will Re-visit NAFTA If All Sides Benefit






Mexico Will Re-visit NAFTA If All Sides Benefit Mexico is willing to update the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in a “Win-Win” situation, where the benefits are clear to all sides, said Mexican Minister of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo said Thursday. Speaking at the Mexico Summit 2016 organized by The Economist, Mr. Guajardo said the […]






Donald Trump, “Globalization has Wiped out Our Middle-class”

Donald Trump, “Globalization has Wiped out Our Middle-class”






Donald Trump,”Globalization has Wiped out Our Middle-class” Donald Trump took aim at US free trade deals in a speech delivered in Western Pennsylvania Tuesday that painted Hillary Clinton as a champion of the kind of Globalization that has driven millions of US manufacturing jobs overseas. “This wave of globalization has wiped out totally, totally our […]






Donald Trump, “America First and I have my own money”

Donald Trump, “America First and I have my own money”






Donald Trump, “America First and I have my own money” Republican Presidential front-runner Donald Trump said he does not need the support of Charles Koch. In an interview with Mr. Trump said, “What he says bears no relationship on what I do or say. I don’t need his money. I got my own money,” while […]