Stories tagged: tariff
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
American businesses are bracing for a painful escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China. Yet they might just get a reprieve.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 3:44 p.m.
Chairman Jerome Powell said Tuesday that the Federal Reserve is prepared to respond to the Trump administration’s trade conflicts to protect the U.S. economy, signaling that the Fed will cut …
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 7:52 p.m.
President Donald Trump says he expects to begin hitting Mexico with tariffs next week in a dispute over illegal immigration
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Fighting to maintain its access to major markets for next-generation communications, Chinese tech giant Huawei is challenging the constitutionality of a 2018 U.S. law that bars it from selling telecom …
Thu., May 23, 2019, 4:25 p.m.
Heightened worries that the U.S. and China are headed for a long standoff in their costly trade dispute put investors in a selling mood Thursday.
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 7:05 p.m.
American distillers welcome end of tariffs in Canada, Mexico; Spokane’s Dry Fly still wrestles with other trade duties
American whiskey producers feeling the pain from the Trump administration’s trade disputes have gotten a shot of relief with an agreement that will end retaliatory tariffs that Canada and Mexico …
UPDATED: Mon., May 13, 2019, 6:47 p.m.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Monday as investors sought shelter from an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China.
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 6:44 p.m.
Wall Street capped a turbulent week with a late-day rally Friday after shaking off an early slump triggered by the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and …
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
U.S.-China talks break up with no deal after Trump hikes tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports
UPDATED: Mon., May 6, 2019, 1:55 p.m.
Fresh market jitters over the possibility of an escalation in the costly trade war between the U.S. and China pulled stocks broadly lower on Wall Street Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 7:49 p.m.
The World Trade Organization handed the United States a win Thursday in a trade dispute with China, ruling that Beijing did not fairly administer quotas on U.S. wheat, rice and …
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 6:19 p.m.
The European Union has approved its terms for negotiating a limited trade deal with the United States, setting up a possible showdown with Washington by refusing to include agricultural products …
Thu., April 4, 2019, 4:55 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Thursday that the U.S. and China are “rounding the turn” in a lengthy negotiation over trade and predicted that “something monumental” for both countries could be …
Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 10 a.m.
America is still sending millions of pounds of lobster to China, but members of the seafood industry remain on edge about the future of the United States’ relationship with one …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
Stocks closed modestly higher Monday after shedding most of the gains from an early rally spurred by the Trump administration’s decision to hold off on increasing tariffs on imported Chinese …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 8:01 p.m.
BEIJING – When Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, the head of the team handling trade negotiations with the United States, landed in Washington on Monday for a critical round of …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
U.S., China wrap up talks on tariff battle after Trump says they are ‘going very well!’ but no details immediately released.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 3:19 p.m.
Facing a March deadline, talks aimed at ending a trade war between China and the U.S. are underway, with the world’s two biggest economies expressing optimism over the potential for …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 5:28 p.m.
China has sounded a positive note ahead of trade talks this week with Washington, but the two sides face potentially lengthy wrangling over technology and the future of their economic …
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Action-camera maker GoPro says it will move production of U.S.-bound cameras out of China by the summer over tariff-related concerns.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:35 p.m.
The agreement by President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on a cease fire on tariffs postpones the threat of more disruption for China’s exporters and their Asian …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
The Trump administration is holding off on imposing new tariffs on car imports as the government considers revisions to a report on the national security implications, according to a Bloomberg …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
China’s export orders shrank in September as a tariff battle with Washington over technology escalated, adding to downward pressure on the world’s No. 2 economy, two surveys showed Sunday.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 2:03 p.m.
China’s trade surplus with the United States widened to a record $31 billion in August as exports surged despite American tariff hikes, potentially adding fuel to President Donald Trump’s battle …
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
The U.S. International Trade Commission on Wednesday nullified tariffs put into place for imported newsprint by finding that American producers weren’t harmed by imports from Canadian paper mills.
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
Washington state cherry growers say they stand to lose an estimated $86 million this season due to retaliatory tariffs in place in the U.S. trade war with China.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 2:30 p.m.
The United States and China are resuming trade talks, raising hopes for a way out of an intensifying dispute between the world’s two largest economies.
Sun., July 29, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
U.S. companies seeking to be exempted from President Donald Trump’s tariff on imported steel are accusing American steel manufacturers of spreading inaccurate and misleading information, and they fear it may …
Thu., July 26, 2018, noon
President Donald Trump and European leaders pulled back from the brink of a trade war over autos Wednesday and agreed to open talks to tear down trade barriers between the …