Follows Canada at a major WTO meeting to demand China deliver proof that Canadian canola is contaminated.
Trump dug in his heels on climate change and language referencing protectionism.
Xi and Trump are due to meet this month at a gathering of the Group of 20 major economies in Argentina.
Climate Transparency analysis says each Canadian produces nearly three times the G20 average of eight tonnes of GHGs per person.
Global economy remains strong, but growth is becoming less synchronized.
Merkel pushes for US president to be isolated as the only holdout on Paris Accord.
To host G20, seeking as broad an agreement as possible on the advantages of open markets, free and fair world trade.
G7 environment ministers pledge the Paris climate accord is the “irreversible” global tool to address climate change.
Talk will focus on whether to commit to free trade or implicitly accept some protectionism.
Morneau, who has met with Trump officials, is expected to shed light on concerns about US fiscal and trade policy.
HANGZHOU, China — British Prime Minister Theresa May said she intends to seize new trading opportunities for a Britain that has voted to leave the European Union, reiterating that “Brexit does indeed mean Brexit” and there will be “no attempt…
He believes Canadians broadly support positive engagement with the world.
HANGZHOU, China — China agreed to co-operate more closely with its trading partners on its politically volatile steel exports as leaders of major economies ended the G20 summit with a forceful endorsement of free trade and a crowded agenda that…
Governments are ratcheting up restraints on imports of steel and other goods.
Many of the 800 commitments made in 2014 have yet to be carried out.