Supply Chain / Logistics
Trump Is Raising the Price of Scotch. Stock Up on These 10 Bottles Before It Happens   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: YAHOO! - Recently the World Trade Organization deemed European nations ran afoul of international rules, and gave the green light to the US to add $7.5 billion in additional tariffs on a variety of European goods, including Italian...
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The Latest: US plans tariffs on EU in Airbus case on Oct. 18   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: wacotrib.com - The Trump administration says it plans to impose tariffs on goods from the European Union on Oct. 18 after receiving a green light Wednesday from the World Trade Organization in a case involving EU subsidies to Airbus. The Office...
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Trump Tariffs On EU Wine Could Have Boomerang Effect On U.S. Exports   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: MediaPost - As Bloomberg reports, when the World Trade Organization gave Trump’s administration the approval to impose tariffs of as much as $7.5 billion on those European exports, it set in motion likely big price increases. The...
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Wisconsin co-op attempting world's largest Fair Trade produce display   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Equal Exchange AKA as “Equal Exchange Fair Traded”
Source: FreshPlaza - "We are proud that Willy Street has made this decision and hope their members and shoppers understand the rarity of this product,” said Jessica Jones-Hughes with Equal Exchange. “The attempt at the World's Largest...
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The Latest: US plans tariffs on EU cheese, wine, aircraft   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: The Bismarck Tribune - 10:00 p.m. The Trump administration says it plans to impose tariffs on goods from the European Union on Oct. 18 after receiving a green light Wednesday from the World Trade Organization in a case ...
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‘Commodity markets still work to keep farmers poor. At Fair Trade we are working to change that’   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Fair Trade Organization
Source: Ethical Corp - Erinch Sahan of the World Fair Trade Organization says the social enterprises that are producing chocolate from bean to bar show the value that can be generated for communities when the global movement thinks beyond the farm gate...
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Trump’s Tariffs To Make Spaghetti & Meatballs More Expensive. Sort Of.   
(Wednesday - October 09, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: Forbes - In theory, of course. Starting October 18, new tariffs on European food and beverages are coming following a win by Washington at the World Trade Organization. It can’t really be attributed to Trump, though the 15 year...
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Global trade to see weakest growth since Great Recession   
(Wednesday - October 09, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: Winston-Salem Journal - The World Trade Organization said Tuesday it expects volumes of traded goods to rise 1.2% this year, far below the 2.6% estimate it issued in April and the weakest since 2009. Next year's growth was estimated to drop to 2.7% from...
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The sea is running out of fish, despite nations’ pledges to stop it   
(Wednesday - October 09, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: National Geographic on MSN.com - Yet as negotiations at the World Trade Organization resume this week in Geneva, Switzerland, new research shows that governments have actually increased financial support for fishing practices that decimate marine life, despite...
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Only Donald Trump Can Save the Global Economy   
(Wednesday - October 09, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: YAHOO! - The scale of the challenge facing the world economy is clear from the latest batch of forecasts from the World Trade Organization published last week. The WTO now predicts that global merchandise ...
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