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The Wall Street Journal: China drops U.S. crude oil from its target list of tariffs

As China made good on its threat to impose 25% tariffs on $16 billion worth of U.S. imports, one big-ticket item originally on its hit list was conspicuously missing: crude oil......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018

China"s Tariff Turnaround: U.S. Crude Oil Drops Off the Target List

As China made good on its threat to impose 25% tariffs on $16 billion worth of U.S. imports, one big-ticket item originally on its hit list was conspicuously missing: crude oil......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S.-China trade spat could dent oil demand, says IEA

Potential tariffs pose a ‘downward risk’ to demand, the International Energy Agency warns in its monthly oil market report, even as it holds to its 2018 demand growth view and notes oil stocks are just 30 million barrels above OPEC’s target......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. hints China could face sanctions over Iranian oil imports

The new U.S. special representative for Iran said Thursday the Trump administration is prepared to impose sanctions on all countries that buy oil from Iran after a deadline in November, including China, the top importer of Iranian crude......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump seeks 25% tariffs on $200 billion of goods imported from China

The White House, seeking to ratchet up pressure on Beijing and prod China into further negotiations, said it would consider more than doubling its proposed tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods to 25%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Senate passes symbolic vote to rein in Trump tariffs

With the Trump administration announcing a new round of tariffs on China, the Senate took a symbolic step Wednesday toward asserting its power over levies that President Donald Trump has already imposed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Wall Street drops on escalating U.S.-China trade war

U.S. stocks slid on Wednesday, led by industrial shares, after Washington's threat to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods raised fears of an escalating trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China says Trump’s tariff spree can only backfire on U.S.

Foreign companies that will be hurt by U.S. tariffs include American-owned enterprises, according to Gao Feng, a spokesman for China’s Commerce Ministry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. hurting the world and itself over trade tariffs, say China officials

Foreign companies that will be hurt by U.S. tariffs include American-owned enterprises, according to Gao Feng, a spokesman for China’s Commerce Ministry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China says its own tariffs will kick in only after a U.S. move

The announcement came after China’s State Council said on Wednesday that it won’t fire the first shot in the trade fight with the U.S., refuting media reports saying Beijing’s moves will come 12 hours ahead of the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Navarro report blasts China for systematic ‘economic aggression’

The release of the paper comes a day after President Donald Trump touched off a new phase of market turmoil by threatening expanded tariffs on Chinese imports.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump seeks additional $200 billion in tariffs against China — and threatens even more

President Donald Trump threatened to sharply escalate a trade conflict with China, asking his administration to identify $200 billion in imported goods from China to be penalized with tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. may impose tariffs against China as soon as Friday

The Trump administration, deepening its global trade offensive, is preparing to levy tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods in the coming week, perhaps as early as Friday — a move that is likely to spark heavy retaliation from Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Mexico details retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products, including cheese, apples, bourbon

The Mexican government published Tuesday its detailed list of U.S. goods that will face import tariffs in retaliation for the U.S. decision to place duties on Mexican steel and aluminum, including American staples such as cranberries, apples and bourbon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China warns U.S.: Trade agreements are off if tariffs are imposed

The U.S. and China moved closer to imposing tariffs on one another as negotiators made little progress in talks and Beijing threatened that it won’t abide by a deal on farm and other products if the U.S. goes ahead with sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Is trade war with China ‘on hold’? Mnuchin says yes, but Trump official disagrees

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer made conflicting statements on Sunday over whether the Trump administration plans to move forward with tariffs on Chinese merchandise entering the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Is trade war with China ‘on hold’? Conflicting statements from Trump administration

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer made conflicting statements on Sunday over whether the Trump administration plans to move forward with tariffs on Chinese merchandise entering the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration braces for criticism from U.S. companies over China tariffs

The hearings will not only feature businesse.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 14th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China set to allow more U.S. imports to keep a trade war at bay

China’s chief economic envoy, Liu He, is expected to come from next week’s U.S. meeting with a shopping list of sorts, specific ideas for purchases designed to narrow the two country’s vast trade imbalance......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: More than 100 trade groups lobby White House against China tariffs

The business coalition opposing White House plans to levy t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration dials down the rhetoric on China tariffs

After threatening to slap China with new tariffs, Trump administration officials on Sunday softened some of the rhetoric, noting that the penalties aren’t imminent and there is ample time to work out a deal and step back from a possible trade war.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2018