China Targets American Farmers With Sorghum Surcharges

Its commerce ministry said Tuesday that it would require importers to pay deposits worth 178.6% of  the value of U.S. sorghum shipments, following an investigation that initially found the grain was being dumped at prices that hurt domestic producers......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 17th, 2018

US sorghum growers fear China tariffs could cost them dearly

American sorghum farmers fear they will lose their largest export market if China follows through with a tariff on their crop......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 18th, 2018

China is so desperate for pork that it"s buying American again

A disease sweeping through Chinese hog herds is helping negate the effects of the trade war for American farmers, with U.S. pork sales to the Asian nation back to levels before tariffs were introduced......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 29th, 2018

US farmers store record soybean crop as China dispute weighs

American farmers still working to get out their remaining soybeans after a weather-plagued harvest season are struggling to figure out what to do with a record crop now their traditionally dominant export market is largely closed. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 27th, 2018

Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soy

Caught smack in the middle of the U.S.-China trade war, America’s soybean farmers are taking a huge gamble......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2018

American Farmers Are Sitting on Their Soy Until China Starts Buying Again

Even though there's a risk it'll rot. American farmers are stockpiling soy. Faced with reduced prices because of the U.S.-China trade war, soy far.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 12th, 2018

Republican senator decries USDA aid for Smithfield unit of China"s WH Group

A prominent Republican on the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee complained on Thursday about Chinese-owned Smithfield Foods Inc receiving aid from the U.S. Department of Agriculture meant to help American farmers hurt by China's trade tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

Republican senator decries USDA aid for WH Group unit Smithfield

A prominent Republican on the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee complained on Thursday about Chinese-owned Smithfield Foods Inc receiving aid from the U.S. Department of Agriculture meant to help American farmers hurt by China's trade tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

China wants to stop buying American soybeans entirely - CNN

CNNChina wants to stop buying American soybeans entirelyCNNHong Kong (CNN Business) First, Beijing slapped tariffs on American soybeans. Now, it wants to wean its farmers off them altogether. .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 24th, 2018

China wants to stop buying American soybeans entirely

The Chinese government is seeking to wean farmers off imports of soybeans from the United States, which have already been hit by tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 24th, 2018

Peter Morici: America may have to abandon free trade with China

American manufacturers and farmers victimized by China’s mercantilism and retaliatory tariffs had better settle in for a long trade war. Beijing is not likely to cave quickly to President Donald Trump’s demands......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 22nd, 2018

As aid checks go out, farmers worry bailout won"t be enough

American farmers will soon begin getting checks from the government as part of a billion-dollar bailout to help those experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 23rd, 2018

Trump warns on "great and fast economic retaliation" if China targets farmers

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 18th, 2018

Trump defends trade and tariff policies at Tampa rally

U.S. President Donald Trump defended his trade policies on Tuesday in a speech in Florida and said American farmers hurt by retaliatory tariffs from China were bearing up, in a sign he is feeling some political heat on the issue......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 31st, 2018

Is China Declaring Trade War On US Farmers?

MediaDC political analyst Ron Meyer, Fox News political contributor Tammy Bruce, Democratic strategist Kevin Walling and American Majority CEO Ned Ryun discuss President Trump’s trade tariffs on China on whether there is a policy of deli.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 27th, 2018

Firing up a steel plant while, outside, Midwest soy farmers fume

President Trump's trip to the Midwest on Thursday also cast a light on farmers, whose soybean exports dried up after China struck back over American tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2018

Some GOP lawmakers critical of relief program for farmers

The Trump administration says it will provide $12 billion in emergency relief to ease the pain of American farmers slammed by President Donald Trump's escalating trade disputes with China and other countries......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 25th, 2018

Over sorghum salad, U.S. farmers and Chinese buyers chew on trade

Chinese importers of the livestock feed sorghum feasted on tabbouleh salad and chipotle tortillas made with the U.S. grain at a Texas barbecue this week, as farmers try to woo buyers in the middle of an escalating U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 20th, 2018

Farmers fret and wait as US-China trade war escalates

Many anxious American farmers are delaying purchases and investment while hoping for a truce in a U.S.-China trade war that has left their crops at a competitive disadvantage overseas......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 19th, 2018

China Targets U.S. Tech Startups in Investment Loophole

Tighter national security reviews have curbed Chinese deal-making in the U.S., but a new study shows China is pouring money into cutting-edge American technologies at a record pace this year through loosely regulated venture capital investments......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 16th, 2018

China deploys army of farmers in tit-for-tat trade war with U.S.

Beijing is the biggest buyer of U.S. soybeans, importing some $14 billion last year — or about two-thirds of American farm exports to China......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 7th, 2018