Japan exports rise as U.S.-bound shipments grow amid trade war fears

FILE PHOTO: A cargo ship is pictured at an industrial port in Tokyo, Japan, August 18, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s export growth accelerated in August from the previous month supported by stronger shipments to the United States, a sign the escalating trade friction between the Washington and Beijing has yet to hit Japanese trade. But the rise in exports to the United States could put Tokyo under pressure from President Donald […]

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