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News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 20, 2019  

US automakers to Trump: Don’t slap tariffs on imported cars

IHS predicts price increases would cause US auto sales to fall by an average of 1.8 million vehicles a year through 2026.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 14, 2018  

ABCs of ZTE: Tech firm in focus amid US China trade dispute

Trump muses about possible easing of sanctions against Chinese telecom company caught violating US embargoes against Iran and North Korea.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
May 14, 2018  

Trump offers US aid to penalized Chinese telecom company ZTE

Company accused of misleading US regulators after it settled charges of violating sanctions against North Korea and Iran.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Production
April 26, 2013  

US economy accelerates 2.5%, propelled by consumer spending

Businesses respond to boosted demand by rebuilding stockpiles.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
September 12, 2012  

US trade deficit widens to $42 billion, but exports to Europe drop sharply

US exports fall 1% to $183.3 billion, lowered by weak auto, telecommunications and heavy machinery sales.

News Business Operations Operations
August 10, 2012  

Outlook for US economy improves: fewer layoffs, more exports

163,000 jobs in July, the biggest increase since February.

News Business Operations Sustainability
May 31, 2012  

US imposes tariffs on wind towers from China

The Obama administration is moving to impose stiff new tariffs on wind-energy towers made in China, the latest strike in an escalating trade war over clean energy.