Stories tagged: tariff
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 7:21 p.m.
The United States and China traded conciliatory gestures, raising hopes they can de-escalate a standoff over trade that has shaken financial markets and cast gloom over the global economy.
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 2:13 p.m.
Stocks moved broadly higher on Wall Street Thursday as investors tried to shake off several days of volatile trading brought on by escalations in the U.S.-China trade war.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 5:44 p.m.
The pledge made in a Friday tweet rebuffs Apple’s attempt to shield its products from taxes being imposed on goods made in China as part of Trump administration’s trade war …
Wed., July 24, 2019, 5:12 p.m.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is returning to China next week to further talks aimed at resolving a trade battle between Washington and Beijing.
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.