Trade http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en Toshiba Profits Soar, Exits North American TV Business http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/toshiba-profits-soar-exits-north-american-tv-business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Japan's TV makers, also including Sony and Panasonic, have suffered as razor-thin margins and fierce overseas competition dented their bottom line.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/toshiba-profits-soar-exits-north-american-tv-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/toshiba-profits-soar-exits-north-american-tv-business#comments Budgeting & Reporting Competitiveness Cost Management & BPM Planning & Forecasting Trade The Latest Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:11:00 +0000 158511 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup/Getty Images Earnings At-a-Glance http://www.industryweek.com/finance/earnings-glance <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>It's earnings season when companies report how much they made, how they made it and what's in store for the next quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/finance/earnings-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/finance/earnings-glance#comments Budgeting & Reporting Galleries Growth Strategies Treasury & Cash Management Trade Finance The Latest Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:33:00 +0000 158361 at http://www.industryweek.com Is there a Relationship Between Our Trade Deficit and Our National Debt? http://www.industryweek.com/blog/there-relationship-between-our-trade-deficit-and-our-national-debt <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>The dramatic rise in the U.S. trade deficit is adding to America's national debt.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/inside-california-manufacturing">Inside California Manufacturing</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/there-relationship-between-our-trade-deficit-and-our-national-debt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/there-relationship-between-our-trade-deficit-and-our-national-debt#comments Legislation Trade Global Economy Inside California Manufacturing Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:46:00 +0000 158431 at http://www.industryweek.com John Deere Job Cuts to Hit More than 900 Workers http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/john-deere-job-cuts-hit-more-900-workers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The most recent cutbacks likely won’t be the last. Farmers are holding off on buying new and pricey heavy equipment until prices head up again.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/john-deere-job-cuts-hit-more-900-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/john-deere-job-cuts-hit-more-900-workers#comments Competitiveness Treasury & Cash Management Transportation Trade Global Economy Production Equipment The Latest Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:11:00 +0000 158301 at http://www.industryweek.com Scott Olson/Getty Images Procter & Gamble Earnings Fall, Warns of Tough 2015 http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/procter-gamble-earnings-fall-warns-tough-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. currency has hit multi-year highs against other major currencies during the quarter, increasing the price of U.S. goods in foreign countries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/procter-gamble-earnings-fall-warns-tough-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/procter-gamble-earnings-fall-warns-tough-2015#comments Competitiveness Inventory Management Treasury & Cash Management Trade Global Economy The Latest Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:22:00 +0000 158291 at http://www.industryweek.com Mike Simons/Getty Images Phillips Calls 2014 A 'Setback,' Slashes Profits http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/phillips-calls-2014-setback-slashes-profits <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>One of the world's leading makers of lighting, health care and consumer electronic goods, Phillips is now 1 percentage point behind on achieving its sales growth target in 2016.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/phillips-calls-2014-setback-slashes-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/phillips-calls-2014-setback-slashes-profits#comments Competitiveness Governance, Risk & Compliance Trade Global Economy The Latest Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:52:00 +0000 158271 at http://www.industryweek.com Patrik Stollarz/Getty Images Germany Halts Weapons Sales to Saudi Arabia http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/germany-halts-weapons-sales-saudi-arabia <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The kingdom is 'one of the most important clients of Germany's arms industry,' with $400 million of arms shipments authorized in 2013.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/germany-halts-weapons-sales-saudi-arabia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/germany-halts-weapons-sales-saudi-arabia#comments Customer Relationships Public Policy Trade Supply Chain The Latest Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:55:00 +0000 158171 at http://www.industryweek.com Philipp Guelland/Getty Images Snapshots of Havana http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/snapshots-havana <div class="field-byline"> Compiled by IW Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>In early January 2015, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson and a U.S. delegation visited Havana, Cuba. This slideshow provides a glimpse of Havana.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/snapshots-havana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/snapshots-havana#comments Galleries Emerging Markets Public Policy Trade Global Economy The Latest Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:37:00 +0000 158141 at http://www.industryweek.com Rifts Remain, but US-Cuba Talks Give Rise to Reconciliation Hopes http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/rifts-remain-us-cuba-talks-give-rise-reconciliation-hopes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Both Cuba and the U.S. acknowledge that normalizing relations will be a long and complex endeavor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/rifts-remain-us-cuba-talks-give-rise-reconciliation-hopes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/rifts-remain-us-cuba-talks-give-rise-reconciliation-hopes#comments Public Policy Trade Global Economy The Latest Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:00:00 +0000 158131 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>US Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson (R, in orange) and a U.S. delegation sit across from Cuban Foreign Ministry Director for North America Josefina Vidal (L, in white) and other Cuban government officials at the start of diplomatic normalization talks in Havana, Cuba.</p> Copyright Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images Canada Envoy's Keystone Message to Obama: 'Go with Science' http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/canada-envoys-keystone-message-obama-go-science <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ambassador Gary Doer downplayed the prospect that the clash over Keystone might bruise ties between the U.S. and Canada.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/canada-envoys-keystone-message-obama-go-science" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/canada-envoys-keystone-message-obama-go-science#comments Regulations Trade Global Economy Supply Chain The Latest Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:04:00 +0000 158031 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>&nbsp;U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) (L) speaks while flanked by Canadian Ambassador to the United States Gary Doer during a news conference on the Keystone XL pipeline, on Capitol Hill.</p> Copyright Mark Wilson, Getty News