G20 sees need for ‘dialogue,’ fails to defuse trade war threat – SRN News

Original Source    2018-03-20 23:03

By Anthony Boadle and David Lawder
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – The world’s financial leaders rejected protectionism on Tuesday and urged “further dialogue” on trade, but failed to diffuse the threat of a trade war days before U.S. metals tariffs take effect and Washington is to announce measures against China.
Finance ministers and central bankers of the world’s 20 biggest economies, which represent 75 percent of world trade and 85 percent of global gross domestic product, discussed trad…

Original Source