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

Opinion: China just showed why Trump can"t win with tariffs

China opened up a new front in President Trump's trade war on Monday, sending Wall Street into a tizzy. Basically, China's central bank adjusted the value of its currency down to its lowest point in over a decade......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 6th, 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


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

Top Democrat attempts to block Trump from paying farm bailout money

The Trump administration has asked Congress for help spending billions on farmers caught up in its China trade war, but Democrats are balking......»»

Category: topSource: washpost10 hr. 57 min. ago

China calls off rise in tariffs on U.S. soybeans and pork as trade overtures resume

The move is seen as a conciliatory gesture toward the United States days after President Trump delayed tariff increases of his own......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 13th, 2019

Farmers are frustrated by wildly varying payouts in Trump trade-war aid

Trump trade-war aid sows frustration in farm country.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 13th, 2019

Import/Export Prices Tumble For 4th Month In A Row

Import/Export Prices Tumble For 4th Month In A Row So much for the trade war-driven inflation that anti-Trump-ers have screamed about, both i.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 13th, 2019

Trump trade-war aid sows frustration in farm country

The U.S. government is paying Texas cotton farmer J. Walt Hagood $145 an acre for losses related to U.S. President Donald Trump's trade policies. But Minnesota soybean farmer Betsy Jensen will get just $35 an acre......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

Trump says he"s open to interim trade deal with China

President Donald Trump on Thursday said he'.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2019

U.S.-China trade war risks driving Fed policy, not Trump"s carping: economists

The U.S.-China trade war will worsen or at best stay the same over the coming year, according to economists in a Reuters poll who expect the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates next week for the second meeting in a row......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2019