from The Great Debate:

The looming U.S.-China rivalry over Latin America

June 12, 2013

President Barack Obama meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) in California, June 7, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

from The Great Debate:

Sit back and enjoy the Kabuki trade show

By J Saft
September 15, 2009

jamessaft1.jpg--James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.--

Financial markets have plenty to be worried about but their latest concern -- a trade war between the United States and China -- should not be on the list.

from Financial Regulatory Forum:

U.S. tyre duties fuel trade tension with China

September 14, 2009

By Chris Buckley
BEIJING, Sept 14 (Reuters) - A U.S. decision to impose special duties on Chinese tyres could open the door to a host of trade complaints against Chinese products, creating tensions as Western nations seek Beijing's support at a G20 meeting.

from Shop Talk:

Check Out Line: A truly depressing forecast

January 15, 2009

Check out this cheerful forecast form Societe Generale. FINANCIAL/HOLIDAYS
The French bank's cross asset strategist, Albert Edwards, said the U.S. economy is likely to enter a depression. Oh, and look out for a global trade war with China.
For retailers reeling from the worst holiday season in four decades, the forecast cannot be welcome.
Edwards predicts the S&P 500 is set to fall another 40 percent from recent levels.
But there could be another problem looming, he wrote in a research note.