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News Government Manufacturing General
December 17, 2019  

China delays tariffs on US autos, other goods in trade deal

Washington also agreed to postpone a planned tariff hike on US$160 billion of Chinese goods

News Government Manufacturing General
November 14, 2019  

China presses Washington for tariff cut in trade deal

Beijing said US negotiators agreed to roll back September penalties on $112 billion of imports, Trump dismissed claim.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 11, 2019  

Trump pushes back on reports US will remove China tariffs

Trump’s pushback suggested that negotiations haven’t progressed as far as hoped.

News Manufacturing General
October 23, 2019  

For toymaker Hasbro, trade wars are no fun

Price hikes may be on the way for consumers as company offsets rising costs.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 17, 2019  

China appeals to Washington for quick end to trade war

Trump delayed a tariff due to take effect Tuesday on US$250 billion of Chinese goods but another increase on $160 billion of imports still is scheduled for Dec. 15.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 17, 2019  

Europe’s specialty food makers brace for US tariffs

Tariffs on US$7.5 billion on a range of European goods were approved by the World Trade Organization as compensation for illegal EU subsidies to Airbus.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 15, 2019  

China tempers hopes about US tariff war truce

US complaints China steals or pressures companies to hand over technology have not been addressed.

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 10, 2019  

US, China to begin 13th round of trade talks

Deadlock over US allegations China steals technology and pressures foreign companies to hand over trade secrets.

News Food & Beverage Government General
October 8, 2019  

US signs limited deal with Japan on ag, digital trade

U.S. farmers have been operating at a disadvantage in Japan since Trump withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 24, 2019  

Trump says he doesn’t need China trade deal before election

Trump told reporters he wants a complete deal with China and won’t accept one that only addresses some of the differences between the two nations

News Manufacturing General
September 17, 2019  

Fans of NBA could feel impact of China trade wars

Starting Sept. 1, the U.S. government began collecting 15% on US$112 billion in Chinese imports, on a wide array of merchandise including basketball jerseys, basketball shoes, basketballs and even hoops.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 3, 2019  

Surveys show China manufacturing demand weak amid trade war

Exports to the United States, China’s biggest market, fell 6.5% in July.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 26, 2019  

Trump claims serious trade negotiations with China to begin

Spokesman for China’s foreign ministry said he didn’t know what Trump was talking about.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 22, 2019  

China warns US tariffs will ‘escalate trade friction’

Negotiations are deadlocked over how to enforce a trade deal.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 19, 2019  

34% of economists in survey expect a US recession in 2021

They have previously expressed concern Trump’s tariffs, higher budget deficits could dampen the economy.