The alarming scale of China's economic slowdown is pushing European exporters to accelerate a move into premium goods and services, sacrificing volumes if necessary to sustain margins.
As Chinese rivals gain expertise in areas
Oil producers including Genel and Gulf Keystone Petroleum, have received initial payments for oil exports from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), paving the way for more steady oil revenues for producers in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Three years into Syria's war, some exporters who moved to neighbouring countries to escape the violence that has devastated many businesses now want to return home.
While production in Syria is running at a small fraction of p
The global market for shipped natural gas is entering key years of change in 2014 with several new buyers emerging while big new supplies will only slowly become available from 2015, resulting in a tight market for years to come.
A group of Brazilian exporters, led by the Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC), are taking part in a construction trade exhibition that started yesterday in Beirut.
Project Lebanon 2013, the 18th edition of the international
Bahrain’s leading exporters are considering defeat and looking for alternative routes to bypass the chaos caused by truckers waiting to cross into Saudi Arabia.
They have been exploring other options, including shipping thei
Uncertainty over the global economy is increasingly prompting Middle Eastern companies to use financial instruments which offset the risk of non-payment by foreign trade partners, HSBC's regional commercial banking head sai
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said China's exchange rate would remain stable to protect exporters, the official Xinhua news agency reported.
Wen said on Saturday "a basically stable exchange rate" would help maintain a steady level of exports
The business community in Dubai is bullish on the emirate's economic growth and its future prospects, according to a survey conducted by Department for Economic Development (DED).
The Exporter Confidence Survey was part of a DED extensive
US growers will reap the second-largest corn crop and the No 4 soybean crop this fall but not keep pace with the demands of foodmakers, livestock feeders, exporters and biofuels, the government said on Friday.
The US corn stockpile would s