International trading is quite complex, so why do nations routinely engage in this activity?

Answer ONE of the following and discuss:

International trading is quite complex, so why do nations routinely engage in this activity?

Devise an example that demonstrates your understanding of upstream and downstream vertical FDI. Name a company that this example involves.

Why is the strength of the American dollar important to the rest of the world?

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