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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

Trump to delay Japan trade deal until country"s July polls

President Donald Trump said the U.S. is making "great progress" in trade negotiations with Japan even though a deal could come only after the latter’s elections in July......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral6 hr. 54 min. ago

Trump to hold off on "pushing for a [trade] deal" with Japan: Fox News correspondent

President Donald Trump is tamping down expectations that a significant bilateral trade deal with Tokyo could be struck while he's on his current trip to Japan, according to John R.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch16 hr. 24 min. ago

Trump slammed Japan for having a ‘substantial edge’ over the US on trade as tensions simmer

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump said Japan had a "substantial edge" over the US on trade while speaking to business leaders in Tokyo.  Trade tensions between both countries are simmering amid the US and China's back-and-forth t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider18 hr. 24 min. ago

Trump Opens State Visit With "Joke" About Japan"s "Substantial" Trade Advantage

President Trump's visit to Japan may not be the "biggest thing to happen there in 200 years" as the president was misquoted as saying by certain media outlets earlier this week, but that won't stop traders from paying rapt attention to ev.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 25th, 2019

Analysis: The US won a trade war against Japan. But China is a whole new ball game

As President Donald Trump lands in Japan Saturday amid a worsening trade war with China, he could well be thinking back to a previous economic spat between Washington and an Asian economic powerhouse......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 25th, 2019

Japan trade a problem for Trump, but not as bad as China

When President Donald Trump visits Japan, he'll be able to point to Tokyo's streets to drive home a sore point in trade relations between the allies: the absence of made-in-USA vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 24th, 2019

Global stocks climb on muted trade hopes, dollar slips

World equity markets rebounded on Friday from the previous day's sharp fall, after U.S. President Donald Trump said complaints against China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd might be resolved within the framework of a Sino-U.S. trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2019

Wall St. edges higher after Trump sparks U.S.-China trade hopes

Wall Street's major stock indexes edged higher on Friday after falling in the previous session, as hopeful comments from U.S. President Donald Trump regarding trade relations with China assuaged concerns among some investors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2019