Progress was being made in international trade.
The keyword there is "was" because 2020 happened, and so did Black Swan after Black Swan.
Now, halfway through 2020, It seems the Trade War with China is heating up again. Indeed, many analysts are wondering if trade talks or trade itself is breaking down. Two days ago it got the point where President Trump even put out a late-night Tweet about China and Trade.
Specifically, this Tweet...