International business news

April 1994
Caribbean Business;4/7/1994, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p58
Summarizes major international industry and state news for the week ending April 7, 1994. Decline in global prices for crude oil; Increase in passenger traffic handled by airports in Latin America in 1993; Response of the Japanese government to a United States government report that singled out Japan for its trade barriers.


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