tariffs

© Argus Leader-USA TODAY NETWORK
September 15, 2018 - 8:32 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is going ahead with plans to impose new tariffs on about $200 billion of Chinese imports, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday. Both sides were preparing to hold new talks on their tariff dispute. Last week Trump told reporters such a move could come "...
Read More
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.
Xinhua/Sipa USA
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...
Read More
US-China
Marian Vejcik | Dreamstime.com
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...
Read More
Newsprint
Mykola Velychko/Dreamstime.com
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...
Read More
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.
PA Images/Sipa USA
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...
Read More
Man harvesting cranberries in the field.
Dreamstime
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...
Read More
In this Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, a truck carries a load at the Nucor Steel plant in Seattle.
AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File
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,...
Read More
In this June 28, 2018 photo, senior melt operator Randy Feltmeyer watches a giant ladle back away after pouring red-hot iron into a vessel in the basic oxygen furnace as part of the process of producing steel at the U.S. Steel Granite City Works facility
AP Photo/Jeff Roberson
July 26, 2018 - 10:29 am
By Sara Burnett, Associated Press Steelworkers in Granite City, Illinois, threw a street party — complete with hot dogs, cold beer and a singer in red, white and blue — when U.S. Steel announced earlier this year it was bringing hundreds of laid-off employees back to work at the local mill. On...
Read More
President Donald Trump, right, and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, left, speak in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, July 25, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
July 25, 2018 - 5:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and European Union leaders announced Wednesday they have agreed to work toward "zero tariffs" and "zero subsidies" on non-automobile goods and would work to resolve U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports that have roiled European markets. The president,...
Read More
President Donald Trump speaks to the national convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Tuesday, July 24, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
July 24, 2018 - 6:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration announced Tuesday it will provide $12 billion in emergency relief to ease the pain of American farmers slammed by President Donald Trump's escalating trade disputes with China and other countries. However, some farm-state Republicans quickly dismissed the...
Read More

Pages