The country is immersed in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with Canada and the United States, in the midst of the global trade war unleashed by Donald Trump’s government.
The UK’s environmental audit committee will analyse the carbon footprint and water consumption made by the fashion industry. The committee has begun to invite professionals from the sector for next September to discuss the topic.
The United States did the first move and imposed tariffs worth 50 billion dollars to Chinese imports. China’s response was to apply rates of 25%.
The European Union (EU) continues to search for allies globally to promote trade exchanges. This month, Brussels started negotiations with Canberra aiming to ink a free trade agreement with Australia and New Zealand.
News on the latest macroeconomic indicators related to the textile- and fashion industry worldwide.