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In China, Azevêdo urges end to trade tensions, expresses optimism for G20 summit

November 7, 2018
World Trade Organization Director-General Roberto Azevêdo on Tuesday called for WTO members to resolve trade tensions and expressed confidence that the upcoming G20 summit in Buenos Aires would yield positive results. “Looking ahead, we need trade and the trading system to continue playing their full role in fueling growth – just as they have over the last 40 years,” Azevêdo said in Beijing . “However this could be undermined by the current tensions in global trade. Continued escalation is a...

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