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News Government Manufacturing General
November 26, 2019  

China says trade envoys agree on phone to continue talks

Follows Beijing’s announcement of new guidelines for the protection of patents and copyrights.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
May 22, 2019  

US, China brace for long haul in trade dispute

Both sides turning up the heat while implementing measures to soften the fallout at home.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 15, 2019  

Freeland leaves DC with no tariff deal, despite early US optimism

Foreign Affairs minister expressed optimism over incremental progress, but no indication of a resolution close at hand.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 15, 2019  

End of US tariffs on Canadian, Mexican steel, aluminum close: Mnuchin

Close to an “understanding” about finally lifting the 25% duty on steel and 10% levy on aluminum imports.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Technology
June 28, 2018  

US softens trade stance toward China and raises optimism

Raises the possibility the two sides could work toward a negotiated end to punishing tariffs.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
May 23, 2018  

Trump predicts auto workers will be ‘very happy’ with NAFTA

Disses Mexico and Canada as “very difficult to deal with” during the negotiations.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 22, 2018  

Mnuchin says NAFTA negotiations could spill into 2019

Missed an informal deadline to get a revamped NAFTA to Congress in time for lawmakers to vote on it.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 22, 2018  

Mnuchin says US and China putting trade war on hold

US claims it got a number of commitments on a framework for reducing the deficit over time.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 4, 2018  

Trump wants China to reduce trade deficit by $200B by 2020

Included demands that China immediately stop providing subsidies to industries listed in a key industrial plan.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 22, 2018  

US taking another look at TPP after other priorities

The deal aimed at streamlining trade and slashing tariffs was renamed the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 9, 2017  

Morneau to talk trade, taxes with Mnuchin in Ottawa

US Treasury Secretary will meet with cabinet ministers and government officials.