Stories tagged: trade war
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
President Donald Trump said Thursday that the U.S. and China are working to secure a new site to sign a tentative trade truce and the location will be announced soon.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 29, 2019
China says its top trade negotiator will lead an upcoming 13th round of talks aimed at resolving a trade war with the United States
Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
As China and the U.S. near a new round of trade talks, President Donald Trump said Friday he doesn’t feel he needs to secure an agreement before next year’s election.
Sun., Sept. 1, 2019
Americans are facing potentially higher prices for some clothes, shoes, sporting goods and other consumer items now that the U.S. and China have put in place their latest tariff increases …
Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
President Trump is on to something. Tariffs and economic threats may be blunt tools, but they are the kind of aggressive tactics necessary to get the attention of the Chinese …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019
Never mind his differences with world leaders on China, trade, Russia, Iran and more. President Donald Trump’s takeaway message from the Group of Seven summit in France was “unity.” In …
Mon., Aug. 26, 2019
U.S. lobster exports to China have fallen off a cliff this year as new retaliatory tariffs shift the seafood business farther north.
Mon., Aug. 26, 2019
Brushing off concerns about global economic instability, President Donald Trump on Monday defended the way he is trying to squeeze a trade deal out of China, saying it’s what worked …
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019
America’s lobster exports to China have fallen off a cliff this year as new retaliatory tariffs shift seafood business north to Canada.
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019
President Donald Trump is sending mixed messages about the U.S.-China trade war as leaders at a global summit in France push him to ease frictions with Beijing over tariffs and …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful, but obscure federal law to make good on his tweeted “order” to U.S. businesses to cut …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
President Donald Trump angrily escalated his trade fight with China on Friday, raising retaliatory tariffs and ordering American companies to consider alternatives to doing business there.
Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
Donald Trump’s tariffs are hurting Americans and Americans companies in ways that should have been expected.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019
Trump’s flip-flop came after recent market volatility and economic uncertainty, and amid a debate about whether the United States was heading for a slowdown that would imperil his reelection chances. …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
Deere & Co. cut its profit expectations for the second time this year as beleaguered farmers and an escalating trade war with China cut into sales.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019
Responding to pressure from businesses and growing fears that a trade war is threatening the U.S. economy, the Trump administration is delaying most of the import taxes it planned to …
Mon., Aug. 5, 2019
Stocks tanked again Monday on worries that President Donald Trump’s worsening trade war will threaten a global recession and drag profits for companies even lower.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019
President Donald Trump intensified pressure Thursday on China to reach a trade deal by saying he will impose 10% tariffs Sept. 1 on the remaining $300 billion in Chinese imports …
Fri., July 12, 2019
China’s trade with the United States plunged last month as a tariff war battered exporters on both sides of the Pacific Ocean.
Mon., July 8, 2019
Religious publishers say President Donald Trump’s most recent proposed tariffs on Chinese imports could result in a Bible shortage.
UPDATED: Thu., July 4, 2019
An aid package for American farmers hurt by President Donald Trump’s trade war with China has meant big checks for some big operations.
Wed., July 3, 2019
President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused China and Europe of playing a “big currency manipulation game.” He said the United States should match that effort, a move that directly contradicts …
Thu., June 27, 2019
The U.S. economy grew at a healthy 3.1% rate in the first three months of this year, but signs are mounting that growth has slowed sharply in the current quarter …
UPDATED: Wed., June 26, 2019
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he’s under little pressure to reach a trade deal with China when he meets late this week with President Xi Jinping and is prepared …
UPDATED: Mon., June 24, 2019
Chinese and U.S. trade negotiators are discussing ways to resolve disputes ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit in Japan later this …
Wed., June 12, 2019
President Donald Trump’s aggressive and wildly unpredictable use of tariffs is spooking American business groups, which have long formed a potent force in his Republican Party.
Mon., June 10, 2019
Vietnam’s government says it is taking more steps to prevent Chinese companies from using illegal “Made in Vietnam” labels to avoid high tariffs that have been imposed by the United …
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019
Stung by criticism that his deal to avert threatened Mexican tariffs mostly ramps up existing efforts, President Donald Trump is insisting there’s more to it than meets the eye.
Sat., June 8, 2019
Rising trade tensions are shining a spotlight on the 17 rare earth minerals needed for high-tech products like electric cars and robotics. But trade experts say China’s rising tariffs and …
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019
President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico.