trade war

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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US-China
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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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President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Florida State Fairgrounds Expo Hall, Tuesday, July 31, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
August 01, 2018 - 8:18 am
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump has wrongly claimed that shoppers need to show photo identification to buy groceries, and he is accusing Democrats of obstructing his agenda and stalling confirmation of his Supreme Court nominee. Trump also is defending his trade agenda and snapping at...
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China Trade Risks
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June 27, 2018 - 9:12 am
By Jethro Mullen (CNN Money) -- American companies operating in China are likely to find themselves in the firing line as the trade fight between Washington and Beijing intensifies. But making life difficult for big US brands could bring painful consequences for Chinese industries, too, experts say...
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In this April 26, 2017, file photo, rows of motorcycles are behind a bronze plate with corporate information on the showroom floor at a Harley-Davidson dealership in Glenshaw, Pa.
AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File
June 26, 2018 - 7:27 am
By Ivan Moreno, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — Production of Harley-Davidson motorcycles sold in Europe will move from U.S. factories to facilities overseas, the Milwaukee-based company announced Monday, a consequence of the retaliatory tariffs the EU is imposing on American exports in an...
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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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stock market gains and losses
June 19, 2018 - 11:36 am
Paul R. La Monica (CNN Money) -- Let's make something perfectly clear. There are no winners in a trade war. That's why global stock markets were nosediving Tuesday. But as tariff tension between the United States and China escalates there may be some places in the market where investors can hide...
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Capitol Dome at dawn in Washington
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File
June 04, 2018 - 9:48 am
By Lisa Mascaro, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — This was supposed to be the quiet time on Capitol Hill, but Congress returns to work Monday facing a showdown in the House over immigration while Senate Republicans are trying to stop an all-out trade war after President Donald Trump...
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