Chatto Creek Trade Report: Issue No. 74

26 November 2018: A comprehensive newsletter on Trade Issues in Asia Pacific.

This week’s highlight:

PROTECTION CONTINUES TO RISE: A WTO report shows protectionist measures among G20 economies are on the rise. It says 40 new trade-restrictive measures, including tariff hikes and import bans, were introduced between May and October 2018. The measures had a trade coverage of $US480 billion.