In this Oct. 8, 2018, photo, tugboats move a container ship to the dockyard of a seaport in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province.
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October 12, 2018 - 1:32 pm
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China's trade surplus with the United States widened to a record $34.1 billion in September as exports to the American market rose by 13 percent over a year earlier despite a worsening tariff war. Exports to the United States rose to $46.7 billion...
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US China Flag Split
October 09, 2018 - 11:28 am
By Donna Borak, CNN Business (CNN) -- The trade war is set to take its toll on the American and Chinese economies in 2019. The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday cut its growth forecasts for the United States and China, citing the recent waves of tariffs the world's top two economies have...
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Trump and Trudeau
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October 01, 2018 - 1:41 pm
By Katie Lobosco, Donna Borak, and Tami Luhby, CNN Business (CNN) -- The United States, Canada and Mexico came to a last minute agreement on a revised trade deal that could replace NAFTA. It's called the USMCA. President Donald Trump Trump and his Mexican and Canadian counterparts are expected to...
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Wall Street in New York
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September 20, 2018 - 12:06 pm
By Matt Egan (CNN Money) -- What trade war? The Dow just soared to its first record high since late January. The milestone shows that Wall Street is mostly unfazed by the escalating trade clash between the United States and China. The S&P 500 also notched an all-time high on Thursday. The Dow...
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U.S. President Donald Trump is greeted by former U.S. President Barack Obama after delivering his inaugural address during the presidential inauguration ceremony at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 20, 2017.
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Shara Dae Howard
September 10, 2018 - 8:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Both President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama claim credit for rights to a growing economy — but who is really responsible? A look at both of their accomplishments and downfalls would be a start, but Howard Trauger, wealth manager at Carnegie...
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August 31, 2018 - 12:30 pm
By Daniel Shane (CNN Money) -- One of China's major moves in the trade war with the United States is in danger of backfiring on its own farmers. They're facing a potential shortage of soybeans, one of China's biggest imports from the United States, after Beijing slapped a 25% tariff on them last...
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August 29, 2018 - 12:49 pm
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. International Trade Commission on Wednesday nullified tariffs put into place for imported newsprint by finding that American producers weren't harmed by imports from Canadian paper mills. The ruling is a victory for the U.S newspaper...
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General view of a Harley Davidson motorcycle, one of a number of US products set to be affected as European Union's retaliatory tariffs come into force today.
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August 13, 2018 - 10:56 am
By Jackie Wattles, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump said it's "great" that consumers might boycott Harley-Davidson if it moves some motorcycle production overseas. The President tweeted about the potential boycott on Sunday "Many @harleydavidson owners plan to boycott the company if...
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Man harvesting cranberries in the field.
Kim Glovas
August 06, 2018 - 6:54 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The trade wars sparked by President Donald Trump are having an impact on some South Jersey cranberry farmers. A 25 percent tariff went into effect in late June on cranberry juice concentrate and dried cranberries imported by the European Union from the U.S. Other...
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In this Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, a truck carries a load at the Nucor Steel plant in Seattle.
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July 29, 2018 - 8:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies seeking to be exempted from President Donald Trump's tariff on imported steel are accusing American steel manufacturers of spreading inaccurate and misleading information, and they fear it may torpedo their requests. Robert Miller, president and CEO of NLMK USA,...
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