Stories tagged: tariff
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 30, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 …
Wed., July 25, 2018
General Motors, facing rising commodity costs in a trade showdown with Europe and elsewhere, cut its outlook for the year.
Wed., July 25, 2018
Many farmers remain critical of President Donald Trump’s tariffs and the damage done to commodity prices and markets but were appreciative Tuesday that he offered to provide some cash to …
Wed., July 11, 2018
The Senate voted resoundingly Wednesday to seek a congressional role in some of President Donald Trump’s tariff decisions, a symbolic rebuke reflecting growing GOP alarm over the president’s trade war.
Wed., July 11, 2018
China’s government vowed Wednesday to take “firm and forceful measures” as the U.S. threatened to expand tariffs to thousands of Chinese imports like fish sticks, apples and French doors, the …
UPDATED: Tue., July 3, 2018
To understand why the United States and China stand on the brink of a trade war, consider the near-death experience of American Superconductor Corp.
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018
President Donald Trump sought Tuesday to avoid blame for Harley-Davidson’s decision to move some motorcycle production overseas and threatened to tax the manufacturer “like never before!” as punishment for the …
Fri., June 1, 2018
The Trump administration delivered a gut punch to America’s closest allies Thursday, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from Europe, Mexico and Canada in a move that prompted fears of …
Tue., May 29, 2018
The Trump administration has renewed its threat to place 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese goods in retaliation for what it says are China’s unfair trade practices.
Tue., April 24, 2018
President Donald Trump’s escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in working-class communities where his “America First” agenda hit home, including Payette, Idaho, home …
Thu., April 19, 2018
The head of the International Monetary Fund warned Thursday that the healthiest global economy in years is threatened by rising debt levels, volatile financial markets and a simmering trade dispute …
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018
The head of the World Trade Organization says he understands that President Donald Trump wants to create U.S. jobs, but warns that getting tough on trade can trigger a “domino …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018
China has filed a World Trade Organization complaint challenging U.S. President Donald Trump’s tariff hike on imported steel and aluminum, the trade body said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018
Boeing, the biggest U.S. exporter, suffered a setback in China after the country proposed an additional 25 percent tariff on U.S. aircraft in a retaliatory move, giving rival Airbus a …
Wed., March 28, 2018
As negotiators work to avoid the punitive tariffs China proposed against 128 U.S. products last week, commodity analysts have flagged a surprising wrinkle: One of the companies most harmed by …