September 27, 2018
At UN, Japan's Abe Defends the Rules-Based Order
By Daniel Hurst
Abe promises to defend free trade while resolving long-standing issues with Japan's neighbors.
August 09, 2018
KORUS FTA Doesn’t Protect South Korea From Section 232 Investigations
By Troy Stangarone
Despite reaching an agreement on trade with the U.S., South Korea hasn't seen any relief from Section 232 investigations.
June 18, 2018
Is Abe Cornered by Trump’s Expanding Trade Tariffs?
By Thisanka Siripala
U.S. protectionism has sparked tensions with some of its closest Western allies. Japan remains caught in the middle.