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Trade war

Bank of Japan braces for trade war's collateral damage

US-China friction gives central bank more to consider beyond inflation

Export-heavy Japan stands to suffer a major blow from a slump in global trade from the U.S.-China trade war.
Export-heavy Japan stands to suffer a major blow from a slump in global trade from the U.S.-China trade war.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- The 32 branches of the Bank of Japan, the country's central bank, have embarked on an emergency survey of companies in each district to grasp the impact of the intensifying trade war on exports and supply chains.

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