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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.

News Manufacturing General
August 13, 2019  

U.S. delays tariffs on some Chinese goods, drops others

Still planning to go ahead with 10% tariffs on about US$300 billion in Chinese imports.

News Manufacturing Economy General
August 12, 2019  

US-China trade war leaves Europe as collateral damage

Germany’ s economy is stalled or shrinking, signs years of declining unemployment may be ending.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 8, 2019  

China imports from US fall 19% in July amid trade war

Exports to the US declined 6.5% to US$38.8 billion, China’s global trade surplus widened by 60% over a year ago to $45.1 billion.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 8, 2019  

China trade war escalation threatens US economy with recession

Uncertainty leads companies to postpone plans to invest, expand and hire, trends that can trigger a severe economic downturn.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 6, 2019  

China’s yuan falls further amid trade war fears

A weaker yuan might disrupt Chinese efforts to shore up cooling economic growth.

News Manufacturing Economy General
August 6, 2019  

US small business slows as trade wars continue: economists

ADP and Institute for Supply Management report manufacturing activity and job growth have slowed.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 2, 2019  

China threatens countermeasures if Trump hikes tariffs

US to impose 10% tariffs Sept. 1 on the remaining $300 billion in Chinese imports.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 30, 2019  

Trump threatens to get ‘much tougher’ with China on trade

Trump is tweeting his frustration as negotiations between the countries resume.

News Electronics General
July 30, 2019  

Huawei says sales up 23% despite US controls

Export curbs threatened Huawei’s smartphone sales by disrupting access to the Android operating system supplied by Alphabet Inc.’s Google unit.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
July 25, 2019  

Chinese importers looking at buying more US farm goods

Beijing blocked imports of U.S. soybeans and raised tariffs on other farm products in response to Trump’s duty increases on Chinese goods.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 2, 2019  

Cease fire in US-China trade war doesn’t bridge differences

Trump said he would hold off for the “time being” on plans to impose tariffs on US$300 billion more in Chinese imports.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 25, 2019  

China hoping Trump-Xi meeting will help bridge difference

The sides are at an impasse after 11 rounds of talks.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 20, 2019  

China rejects threats, tariffs as way to resolve trade war

Trump and Xi are due to meet at a summit of the Group of 20, but it’s unclear when negotiating teams will resume talks.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 17, 2019  

Why US-China trade war risks hurting firms in both countries

US companies warn that the additional tariffs would drive up prices for consumers.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 11, 2019  

Mexico’s ‘dignity intact’ after US tariff deal

Mexican and U.S. officials reached an accord late Friday that calls on Mexico to crackdown on migrants in exchange for Trump backing off his tariff threat.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 4, 2019  

China data suggests trade war hit; tech group reverses stand

Business confidence has been shaken but Asia tech trade group lifting research co-op restriction on Huawei employees.

News Manufacturing Metals General
May 30, 2019  

China dangles a new threat in trade war: rare earth minerals

Beijing says it could cut US off from exotic minerals widely used in electric cars and mobile phones.