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Real dangers in escalating trade 'war': Barroso

Has a global trade war officially started? Not even Goldman Sachs International chairman and former president of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso can say for sure, but “it seems [to have]”, he said at the Diggers & Dealers 2018 mining forum in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. Barosso said he was hopeful the US and China would change course “because in a trade war there are really no winners”.

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Jose Manuel Barroso: "The more serious risk I see to global growth is the rise of protectionism"

Delivering the opening keynote address at this year's edition of Australia's major annual mining investment conference, the 62-year-old ex-prime minister of Portugal said the tit for tat tariff ...