- Value of dollar favors the American farmer. Roberson, Roy // Southeast Farm Press;12/19/2007, Vol. 34 Issue 28, p5
The author reflects on the weak U.S. currency that he sees as an advantage to the American farmers. He said that there will be a low cost and an increase in the demand of U.S. goods such as soybeans, corn and wheat, due to the weak currency. He adds that the U.S. dollar will remain cheap if the...
- Dollar daze. Barnard, Patrick // Multichannel Merchant (Penton Media, Inc.);Aug2008, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p42
The article focuses on the impact of the U.S. dollar devaluation on food cataloger. According to Tim Harris of Latienda.com, most of his suppliers based in Spain have placed an increase of about 10% on their products which aggravated the impact of the falling dollar. Harris adds that they were...
- Commodities Rising. // Latin Trade (English);Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p16
The article reports that a steady rise in commodity prices have given Latin America and the Caribbean a reason to be optimistic. It states that trade demands from China during early 2009 and the decline of the U.S. dollar are driving the trend. Miami-based Alhambra Investment Management chief...
- Dollar's descent distresses some in Europe. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/27/1995, Vol. 169 Issue 81, p12
Reports on the impact of the declining value of the American dollar on the European fashion industry. Opportunities for American apparel manufacturers in the face of the dollar decline; Decline in turnover at several fashion stores in Europe; Comments by several American and international...
- Dollar's woes prompt cheers from tourism industry. McClain, Randy // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/13/95, Vol. 15 Issue 36, p6
Focuses on the impact of the US Dollar's devaluation on Louisiana's tourist trade. Increase in number of international travelers visiting the state; Increase in tourists' purchasing power; Increase in number of foreign conventioneers.
- Bye-Bye, Dollar Bill? // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;5/2/2011, Vol. 79 Issue 23/24, p3
The article focuses on the possible decline of the U.S. dollar bill, wherein U.S. authorities want to substitute one-dollar bills with one dollar coins to save billions of dollars spent on producing one dollar paper bills.
- Medium-Term Concerns Will Continue. // Emerging Markets Monitor;1/13/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 37, p6
Presents updates on the economic condition in Hong Kong, China as of January 13, 2003. Speculation over a currency devaluation; Overview of domestic deflation threat; Support to be gained from low U.S. interest rates and the U.S. dollar depreciation.
- Lack of fiscal discipline contributes to dollar's fall. Barkey, Patrick // Indianapolis Business Journal;6/2/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p44
Comments on the decline of U.S. dollar against the euro. Advantages and disadvantages of the fall of the dollar; Impact on the manufacturing economy; Factor contributing to the dollar's fall.
- Colombian Peso Peg Mooted. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/28/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 44, p9
Deals with the efforts by the Colombian government to impose a currency peg on the peso in December 2004. Impact of the move by the government on the credit worthiness of the country; Performance of the peso against the U.S. dollar.