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Exports fall, imports flat as trade war hits Southern California ports

Exports fall, imports flat as trade war hits Southern California ports

The U.S.-China trade war is pounding the San Pedro Bay ports. Import volumes were essentially flat year over year in July as exports declined 5.1%. The ports of Los...

Abu Dhabi ports see exports up 14.8% in Q1

Abu Dhabi ports see exports up 14.8% in Q1

The value of exports through Abu Dhabi ports increased by 14.8 per cent from Dh24 billion ($6.5 billion) in the first quarter (Q1) 2018 to Dh27.6 billion ($7.5 billion)...

China container exports to US down 6.5% in five months 

China container exports to US down 6.5% in five months 

The ongoing China-US trade war has hit container volumes from China to the US, with China containerised exports to US ports dropping by 6.5% in the first five months of...

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Transportation, storage, packaging remain major challenges for Nigeria’s agric exports

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) on Monday listed transportation, storage facilities, packaging and warehouse conditions as some of the challenges that lead...

Algeria nets $41bn from exports in 2018

Algeria nets $41bn from exports in 2018

Algeria said it recorded $41.17 billion as the total value of exports in 2018 as against $35.19 billion in 2017, while it witnessed 0.3 percent growth in imports which...

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Osinbajo’s aide blames ‘trade politics’ for rejection of Nigeria’s exports

  An aide to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday attributed “trade politics” amongst nations as one of the reasons why some of the country’s exports were...

U.S. urges Brazil to remove tariffs on ethanol exports

U.S. urges Brazil to remove tariffs on ethanol exports

United States Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, Ted McKinney, has urged Brazil to consider lifting tariffs imposed on...

EU awaits Argentine response over duties exemption on biodiesel fuel

Argentina to resume biodiesel exports to EU

Argentina on Wednesday said it has sealed a deal with the European Union (EU) on exports of biodiesel to the bloc. The Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a...

Violent port strike disrupts fruit exports in Chile

Violent port strike disrupts fruit exports in Chile

A worker’s strike and protests in the port of Valparaiso turned increasingly violent and spread to other ports along the nation’s Pacific coast on Tuesday. The...

US crude exports to China dropped to zero in August

US crude exports to China dropped to zero in August – BIMCO 

In August, no US seaborne exports of crude oil to China were recorded. A massive change to the export pattern seen since early 2017. Chinese buyers, led by the world’s...

Nigeria's ship, boat exports fall

Nigeria’s ship, boat exports fall by – 86.3%

Export of boats and ships from Nigeria has fallen by -86.3 percent in the last one year, according to a 2017 World Fact Book obtained by SHIPS & PORTS DAILY....

Russia can restrict rocket engine exports to U.S - Lawmaker

Russia can restrict rocket engine exports to U.S – Lawmaker

Russian lawmaker, Sergei Ryabukhin, on Thursday said Moscow could restrict exports of RD-180 rocket engines to the United States if Washington imposed new sanctions, the...