Archive | Trade rules: Korea

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  • China-Korea trade collapses after a year’s “free trading”

    Korean exports to China fell 10.9% in the first year of a free trade deal between the two countries. Chinese exports to Korea fell just 4.8%.

  • China-Korea trade collapses after a year’s “free trading”

    Korean exports to China fell 10.9% in the first year of a free trade deal between the two countries. Chinese exports to Korea fell just 4.8%.

  • Trade with China. Triumph of hope over experience?

    The British Brexit debate, and the aftermath of Trump’s election, are bringing out widely contrasting views of China as a business partner. Some are hopelessly naive.

  • Time to put the TPP out of its misery?

    I simply don’t buy US lobbyists’ conviction the TPP will get ratified this year. Shouldn’t they abandon the attempt?

  • Korea and Vietnam sign FTA

    Korea’s Ministry of Trade announced on May 5 that it had signed the free trade agreement with Vietnam it had initialled in December.

  • Vietnam and Korea sign Free Trade

    Vietnam and  Korea signed a Free Trade Agreement on December 15.

  • Taiwanese panic as Korea-China FTA threatens “30%” loss of fabric and yarn exports

    The Taiwan Textile Federation (TTF) claimed on November 26 that a free trade agreement (FTA) between China and South Korea could cost Taiwan more than NT$10 billion ($324 mn) in textile exports per year.

  • Grandiose trade deals: the puzzling case of the ignored Apparel Periphery

    China’s November 11 call for a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP) seems to add yet another grandiose trade plan doomed for oblivion to a puzzling set of projects which all miss the obvious: the agreements traders and consumers actually want.