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Trump"s three-decade trade crusade

Over the past three decades, President Trump has clamored for trade wars and railed against trade deficits while calling for “fair trade.”.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 15th, 2019

Trump Trade War Fears Cool as China Backtracks on Passenger Cars Import Duty

The current 25% rate has been in place for more than a decade. China wil.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 22nd, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit falls to 7-month low as exports set fresh record

The U.S. trade deficit shrank 2.1% in April — before the Trump tariffs took effect — and tumbled to a seven-month low. But the gap is still on track to widen in 2018 to the highest level in a decade. The deficit declined to $46.2 billion in April......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 6th, 2018

Soybeans jump from near decade-lows as US-China trade battle heats up

Jim Young/Reuters Soybeans climbed more than 2% on Friday. The US and China imposed $34 billion in tariffs on eachother. Follow soybean prices in real time here. Soybeans rose more than 2% Friday after President Donald Trump fol.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2018

Trump"s trade war is killing American blue jeans

Victor Lytvinenko is thumbing through emails on his iPhone trying to find the one that best shows the damage the global trade war has already done to his little, decade-old American jeans company......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 3rd, 2018

Economic Report: U.S. trade deficit remains on track for 10-year high after climbing 7% in June

The trade deficit rose 7% in June to mark the first increase in four months, keeping the U.S. on track to post the largest annual gap in a decade even as the Trump White House escalates tariffs in an effort to bring it down......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2018

Trump hates the trade deficit, but it’s on track to be the biggest in a decade

The U.S. trade deficit hit $291 billion in the first half of 2018 despite President Trump's efforts to reduce it......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 3rd, 2018

Trump hates the trade deficit, but it’s on track to be the biggest in a decade

Trump hates the trade deficit, but it’s on track to be the biggest in a decade.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 3rd, 2018

Global trade losing momentum in third quarter, WTO indicator shows

Lower export orders and car sales are likely to slow world trade growth in the third quarter, the WTO said, as a global tariff crusade by U.S. President Donald Trump to protect American jobs begins to bite......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 9th, 2018

Trump said soybean prices have gone up. They"re near decade-lows.

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump said soybean prices have gone up. They have fallen to near decade lows since his trade war with China began. China has turned to South American countries to replace US soy.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 7th, 2018

Volvo Caught In Trade-War Crossfire - Rips Up Production Plans 

The protectionist crusade of the Trump administration has attacked.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2018

Trump"s Trade Deficit Tumbles To Worst In A Decade As China Gap Hits Record High

While.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 6th, 2018

Oil industry worries about Trump trade and shutdown standoffs

A boom in fracking over the past decade has given the United States a glut of natural gas that has not only reduced the nation's dependence on foreign oil but is poised to turn the nation into a net energy exporter......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 9th, 2019

Major companies pull production from China amid trade war

But rather than move their operations to the United States, as President Trump urged, many of these companies are aiming to rebuild their supply chains abroad, primarily in Southeast Asia......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral4 hr. 57 min. ago

More than 50 major companies quit production in China amid trade war

But rather than move their operations to the United States, as President Trump urged, many of these companies are aiming to rebuild their supply chains abroad, primarily in Southeast Asia......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral4 hr. 57 min. ago

Trump wants weaker dollar but it could be a hard sell

President Donald Trump wants a cheaper dollar, saying earlier this month the United States should match what he says are efforts by other countries to weaken their own currencies - giving them an unfair trade advantage......»»

Category: topSource: reuters6 hr. 12 min. ago

President Trump's post-NAFTA economic vision is working. Keep it up: Today's talker

President Trump's new trade deal with Canada and Mexico, the USMCA, follows a fundamental principle: If something is bad for America, d.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday8 hr. 27 min. ago

Stalled Progress Raises Doubts About Prospects For US-China Trade Deal

Mere hours after WSJ reported that trade-deal negotiations had hit a snag over how to roll back restrictions on Huawei - something that President Trump reportedly promised President Xi as a prec.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge14 hr. 57 min. ago

Stocks Slump Into Close As Trade Talks Stall Over Huawei; Silver Jumps, Crude Dumps

Update: Bloomberg reports that progress on a trade agreement has stalled as Trump administration works out how to address China’s demand that it ease restrictions on Huawei......»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 17th, 2019

Stocks retreat on Trump"s gloomy outlook for China trade

Wall Street also noted the less-than-spectacular quarterly results of several major corporations......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 17th, 2019

Trump threatens to investigate Google for ‘treason’

On a new crusade against Google, tech investor Peter Thiel found a sympathetic audience this week with President Donald Trump, who vowed to investigate the tech investor's unsubstantiated claims that Google may have committed “treason” by worki.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2019