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woman on phone holding shopping bags in mall

December 17, 2018

AI could deliver $300B in benefits for retailers, study says

In the retail sector, artificial intelligence (AI) represents a $300 billion opportunity for those companies able to scale deployments across the entire value chain.

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European parliament building with country flags lining front entrance

December 17, 2018

EU Commission lauds CETA benefits for European exporters

For the European Commission, the verdict is clear: the EU-Canada free trade agreement has been a success well before entering its second year this past fall.

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December 13, 2018

White House to officially delay China tariff hike to March, sources say

The Trump administration is making official its decision to delay until March 1 a tariff hike on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25 percent from 10 percent, according to two people familiar with the matter.

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Shipping containers at port

December 11, 2018

China-US trade war providing a business bonus for South-east Asian exporters

Shippers serving the US import market may have already begun voting with their feet and moving production out of China in response to the looming threat of a full-blown trade war between the world’s largest two economies.

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December 11, 2018

Soy growers pleased with stability & support new farm bill will provide

ASA strongly supports the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 and urges the House and Senate to approve it this week so it can be enacted before Congress adjourns for the year.

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