23.03.2009 - Trade barriers rise as the recessionís grip tightens
From Nytimes.com: After repeated pledges by world leaders to avoid erecting trade barriers, protectionism is on the march, provoking nasty trade disputes and undermining efforts to plot a coordinated response to the deepest global economic downturn since World War II. From a looming battle with China over tariffs on carbon-intensive goods to a spat over Mexican trucks using American roads, barriers are going up around the world. As the recessionís grip tightens, these pressures are likely to intensify, several experts said.....Full Article: Source
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