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President Donald Trump speaks before signing an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File
July 20, 2018 - 8:44 am
By The Associated Press President Donald Trump has indicated that he's willing to hit every product imported from China with tariffs, sending U.S. markets sliding before the opening bell Friday. In a taped interview with the business channel CNBC, Trump said "I'm willing to go to 500," referring...
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In this July 6, 2018, photo, a truck moves a China Shipping shipping container at a port in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong Province.
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July 11, 2018 - 10:49 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China's government vowed Wednesday to take "firm and forceful measures" as the U.S. threatened to expand tariffs to thousands of Chinese imports like fish sticks, apples and French doors, the latest salvo in an escalating trade dispute that...
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United States President Donald J. Trump participates in a meeting with the Prime Minster of The Netherlands, Mark Rutte, at The White House in Washington, DC, July 2, 2018.
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Shara Dae Howard
July 02, 2018 - 7:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — President Donald Trump's imposition of tariffs on imported steel and aluminum is rippling through the global economy. Sharon Freeman, founder of financial consulting company Gems of Wisdom , said tariffs are not the illness but rather the symptom of globalization. "...
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CEO Joel Johnson checks the details on a roll of steel at the Borusan Mannesmann Pipe manufacturing facility.
AP Photo/David J. Phillip
June 25, 2018 - 7:03 am
BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — Joel Johnson examines the shipping labels on 35-ton coils of American-made steel that will be unspooled, bent and welded into rounded sections of pipe. One's from Nucor, a mill in Arkansas. Another's from Steel Dynamics in Mississippi. But much harder to spot in the sprawling...
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This April 27, 2017, file photo shows the Harley-Davidson name on the gas tank of a bike in Northbrook, Ill.
AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File
June 22, 2018 - 1:26 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union started enforcing tariffs Friday on American imports like bourbon, peanut butter and orange juice, part of a growing global trade rift that's likely to intensify over the next few weeks. The EU tariffs on $3.4 billion worth of U.S. products are in retaliation for...
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Shara Dae Howard
June 20, 2018 - 8:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As the Trump administration imposes tariffs across foreign countries, the stock market plummets. But is a possible trade war on the horizon? "If Chicken Little had read the headlines, his prediction would have been, 'The sky is falling,' " alluded Howard Trauger,...
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at an Economic Club of Detroit luncheon in Detroit, Monday, June 18, 2018.
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June 19, 2018 - 8:08 am
By Jeff Karoub and Zeke Miller, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports as the two nations move closer to a potential trade war. The tariffs, which Trump wants set at a 10 percent...
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June 17, 2018 - 2:01 pm
Rishi Iyengar (CNN Money) -- India is moving forward with plans to hit back at the United States over trade. The country has proposed hiking tariffs on 30 US products in order to recoup trade penalties worth $241 million, according to a revised World Trade Organization filing. India said the...
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U.S. President Donald Trump China's President Xi Jinping arrive for the state dinner with the first ladies at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China.
Thomas Peter/Pool Photo via AP, File
June 15, 2018 - 9:01 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration announced a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion worth of Chinese imports on Friday, instantly escalating a trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. China has said that it will retaliate with $50 billion in tariffs in response, rattling...
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President Donald Trump boards Air Force One for a trip to the G7 Summit
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June 08, 2018 - 10:05 am
By Catherine Lucey, Rob Gillies and Zeke Miller, Associated Press LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — President Donald Trump injected fresh drama into an already tense meeting of the Group of Seven major industrialized nations Friday, calling for Russia, ousted for its the annexation of Crimea, to be...
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