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  1. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Australia looking to exempt coal from tariffs in trade deal with China

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 02:23pm by Reuters

    ... in power stations, hitting A$9 billion worth of exports from Australian miners already reeling from a slump in prices. "Once we have an FTA, it will be abolished. The quicker we get an FTA, ... with weak prices in face of a big increase in exports from Indonesia and Australia. "The question is when China and Australia can sign off on the FTA and I think there is more room for China ...

  2. Business - Commodities - TRADE

    China faces friction over steel exports

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 06:26am by Reuters

    ... Chinese government officials about our concern that boron-added steel from China was flowing into overseas markets at low prices and causing trade frictions," said Takanari Yamashita, of Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. The cost of adding 0.0008 per cent boron is only about 50 yuan (HK$63) per tonne, but rebates are five times that. Based on spot prices of about ...

  3. Business - China Business - TRADE

    KTZ service may help rail take bigger share of Europe-China freight

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:56am by JING YANG

    ... and then Poland, which is highly suspicious of historic foe Russia. "The China-Europe container rail market is still in the price discovery phase. With significant capital expenditures and sub-optimal ...

  4. Business - China Business - TRADE

    Canton Fair sees strong demand from exporters

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:11am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... of geopolitical instability and pressure on oil prices, Liu said. Trade data for last month, released on Monday, showed China's exports grew 15.3 per cent year on year. Imports also rebounded, ...

  5. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Korean export growth fastest in 9 months

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 10:18am by Reuters

    ... consecutive month. Meanwhile, separate data out on Wednesday showed annual consumer price inflation in September dipped to 1.1 per cent from 1.4 per cent in August, missing a median 1.5 per cent ...

  6. Business - Economy - TRADE

    WTO cuts world trade growth forecast

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 11:55am by Reuters

    ... said. Imports into South and Central America are expected to fall by 0.7 per cent this year as economies are hit by a combination of civil conflict, weak non-fuel commodity prices and the easing ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    New electronic customs tool helps wine flow across mainland border

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:05am by Amy Nip

    ... and prices of the wines they are exporting and upload the receipts as proof of sale. After receiving electronic approval within 10 days, the exporters can send their stocks to designated mainland ... Tsoi Siu-lam was confident that the new system would remove complications exporters previously faced. "The [mainland customs] officers would doubt the quoted prices of products. Sometimes ...

  8. Business - China Business - TRADE

    China's rising fruit imports push up demand for refrigerated shipping

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:40am by JING YANG

    ... goods that used to be transported by air are now being shipped by sea freight, slashing transport costs and enabling more affordable prices for consumers. The sea-leg transport cost for a about ... Süd. For shipping lines, reefer trade is a growing niche market that offers higher returns, but with higher upfront investment. A new reefer container is priced at between US$15,000 ...

  9. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Chinese exports jump 14.5pc

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 12:02pm by Victoria Ruan

    ... in the first. Imports, however, dimmed the rosy picture by showing a 1.6 per cent decline in July, in part due to a high comparison base and weakening commodities prices, after rising 5.5 per cent ... iron ore, and coal fell sharply last month as commodity prices declined. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    Commission sets its sights on the price fixers

    Posted May 20th 2014, 04:04am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com Price cartels are a major concern for the Competition Commission. But its first job is to educate the public and companies on a new law New body to target the price fixers Price cartels will be among the main targets of the commission responsible for enforcing Hong Kong's new competition law when the legislation takes full effect in the first ...




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