A look at U.S. airports and seaports that, while they might not lose the most revenue -- because they don't handle the volume of Chinese imports as those in the earlier post -- stand to lose a [...]
Five seaports and five airports, in particular, have a great deal to fear because they generate a significant percentage of their operating budgets from fees on imports, fees based on tonnage and [...]
While the biggest issues in Mexico are often seen as corruption, poverty and crime, his relationship with the U.S. will be critical to both nations, should be win. That is particularly true as it [...]
U.S. exports are enjoying their fastest growth in seven years, as Trump pushes ahead with plans to levy tariffs on imports from largely European and Asian countries, leading to retaliation. With [...]
Three forces are converging in an unfortunate way. Ironically, that might lead to President Trump claiming victory, or at least progress, in his efforts to reduce the U.S. trade deficit. He might [...]
President Trump's idea to slap motor vehicle imports with a 25% tariff is a bad idea in a good month for bad ideas. Here are a few of those reasons.
We are all aware of the incredible disruption and innovation occurring all around us, in all aspects of our lives. But disruption without innovation, without a plan, is counterproductive as we [...]
The direct effect on U.S. commerce will be close to nil in the wake of President Trump's announcement on Tuesday that the United States was withdrawing from the Iran nuclear accord.
If President Trump announces today that the United States is pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal, there will be winners and losers. As for Trump himself, that's a tough one. While it's hard to [...]
If media gets a little breathless over the steel and aluminum tariff issue in the next 24 hours, save yours. Go about your day. This is a distraction. I can explain how we got here, just not why.