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Free-spending consumers lift company profits, but Trump tariffs now loom

U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports comes on the heels of unexpectedly strong second-quarter results for automakers, consumer products companies and restaurant chains, boosted by spending on high-end pr...

Free-spending consumers lift company profits, but Trump tariffs now loom

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Trump delays tariffs on imported autos for six months President Trump faced a Saturday deadline to make a decision on recommendations by the Commerce Department to protect the U.S. auto industry from imp...
17:16 2019-05-21

GOP lawmakers say Trump's Mexican tariffs endanger USMCA Republican lawmakers warn that President Trump has imperiled the ratification chances of his U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade by announcing a 5%...
19:48 2019-05-31

Trump reaching limit on China tariffs — but has other tools President Trump has nearly reached the limit in terms of what he can do with tariffs as part of the trade war with China and would have to use other ...
00:48 2019-08-07

New China Tariffs A "Job Killer," US Industry Tells Trump President Donald Trump's new tariffs on Chinese goods are a "job killer" that will slam consumers and could make a recession more likely, industry gr...
01:00 2019-08-29

Trump calls off tariffs on Mexico after deal on migration The United States and Mexico reached a deal on Friday to avert a tariff war, with Mexico pledging to take "strong measures" to contain the migration ...
22:16 2019-06-07

Trump says Republicans would be 'foolish' to block Mexican tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned fellow Republicans in Congress not to block his efforts to impose tariffs on Mexico as part of his broa...
15:32 2019-06-04

Trump says tariffs on Mexico likely, decries migrant 'onslaught' President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would probably defy Mexico, U.S. business groups and lawmakers from his own party and impose new tariffs on...
15:32 2019-06-04

Wall Street slumps over Trump's Mexico tariffs Stocks on Wall Street tumbled after the announcement of fresh US tariffs on Mexico. The news also caused the Mexican peso to plunge in the foreign ex...
01:32 2019-06-01

China Threatens Countermeasures if Trump Hikes Tariffs (BEIJING) — China’s government has threatened unspecified “necessary countermeasures” if Trump’s planned tariff hike go...
15:48 2019-08-02

Oil rallies more than 3%, recouping some losses from Trump tariffs comments Oil prices were up 3% on Friday, a partial rebound from their biggest daily drop in several years on U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to impose...
16:32 2019-08-02

Trump expects Mexico tariffs to go into effect next week President Trump said Tuesday that his administration would likely go ahead and impose new tariffs on Mexico on Monday despite talks this week between...
13:16 2019-06-04

Trump Incorrectly Has Insisted ‘China’s Paying the Tariffs’ President Trump has stated that China is paying for all or most of the tariffs on Chinese imports. On Tuesday, the Trump administration said it would...
17:00 2019-08-14

Trump Says He Will Raise Existing Tariffs on Chinese Goods to 30% The president said he would raise tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese imports to 30 percent and would start the next $300 billion at a rate of 1...
20:16 2019-08-23

Trump threatens China with tariffs on a further $300 billion of goods U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to hit China with tariffs on "at least" another $300 billion worth of Chinese goods but said he thought both C...
04:48 2019-06-06

'You prepare for war': how one U.S. firm tried escaping Trump's China tariffs When Larry Sloven heard last year that U.S. tariffs threatened his China electronics business, he knew that setting up shop elsewhere would be a slog...
04:16 2019-08-21

Trump to slap tariffs on Mexico over migrant flows The 5 percent duty would take effect on June 10 “until such time as illegal migrants coming through Mexico, and into our country, STOP,” Trump said i...
22:48 2019-05-30

Forecast: Trump’s tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year American consumers have been largely shielded from previous rounds of tariffs. But that will change when 10 percent levies on $112 billion in Chinese...
02:00 2019-08-21

The Latest: GOP senators oppose Trump’s Mexico tariffs WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and tariffs on Mexico (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Republican senators are declaring deep oppo...
21:32 2019-06-04

"You Prepare For War": How US Firm Tried Escaping Trump's China Tariffs When Larry Sloven heard last year that U.S. tariffs threatened his China electronics business, he knew that setting up shop elsewhere would be a slog...
01:00 2019-08-21

Trump jacks up tariffs on Chinese imports in latest tit-for-tat President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States would subject Chinese imports to an additional 5% tariff in response to what he called a poli...
17:32 2019-08-23

Trump Ready To Slap New Tariffs On China After G20 Meeting President Donald Trump said on Monday he was ready to impose another round of punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if he does not reach a trade deal w...
16:32 2019-06-10

Explainer: How the U.S. Congress could challenge Trump tariffs on Mexico If President Donald Trump follows through on his threat to impose across-the-board tariffs on Mexican goods entering the United States, the U.S. Cong...
21:32 2019-06-05

How Trump’s Mexico Tariffs Could Backfire and Increase Immigration President Donald Trump wants to slap tariffs on Mexico if it doesn’t slow migration to the United States, but experts on trade and Latin Americ...
22:48 2019-06-04

Trump slams the Chamber of Commerce over tariffs disagreement President Trump said Monday that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce was critical of his tariffs and immigration policies because it doesn't represent the i...
19:16 2019-06-10

Trump’s Threatened Tariffs On Hold After Deal With Mexico WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has put on hold his plan to begin imposing tariffs on Mexico on Monday, saying the U.S. ally will take ̶...
09:16 2019-06-08

In Delaying Tariffs, Trump Faces Up to Economic Reality President Trump insists China is paying the full cost of his tariffs. But his decision to push some of them off until December is an admission of the...
17:00 2019-08-14

Poor Americans likely to be hit hardest by Trump's new tariffs Low-income Americans are more likely to spend on imported items that could soon be taxed more by tariffs.        ...
00:00 2019-06-05

Trump ups China tariffs another 5%, 'hereby orders' US firms to cut ties From October 1, tariffs will increase from 25% to 30% on US$250 billion worth of goods, with the remaining US$300 billion in Chinese imports under si...
05:32 2019-08-24

Trump promise of new Mexican tariffs brings protests WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a surprise announcement that could derail a major trade deal. President Donald Trump has announced that he is placing a 5% t...
03:16 2019-05-31

'You prepare for war': how one US firm tried escaping Trump's China tariffs Capstone International Hong Kong CEO Larry Sloven is just one of thousands of entrepreneurs who have been forced by the trade war to upend their busi...
18:16 2019-08-21

More than 600 U.S. companies warn Trump against imposing tariffs on China Over 600 American companies and business associations warned President Donald Trump that a trade war with China will hurt the United States, urging h...
09:32 2019-06-14

Apple's AirPods will not escape Trump's China tariffs The iPhone contributed less than half of Apple's revenue for the first time in seven years during its latest reported fiscal quarter. The iPhone...
14:00 2019-08-13

Real Winners From Trump's Tariffs Are China's Neighbors Preliminary evidence suggests that extra U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods are a cost to both countries while rewarding the likes of South Korea and Taiw...
11:16 2019-05-29

Trump Threatens Tariffs If China’s Xi Doesn’t Meet With Him WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says if Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of ...
12:16 2019-06-10

Trump sees possible U.S.-EU trade deal that would avert car tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he thinks the United States will be able to reach a fair trade agreement with the European Union without i...
15:00 2019-08-26

US To Hit Mexico With Tariffs Over 'Illegal Migrants': Donald Trump Washington will impose a five percent tariff on all goods from Mexico starting June 10, a measure that will last until "illegal migrants" stop coming...
11:32 2019-05-31

If Trump wants tariffs with China, then look to Taiwan and Japan for trade With both sides retreating to their respective corners, it appears the trade conflict between the United States and China, the two largest economies ...
08:31 2019-05-21

President Trump Says Tariffs on Mexico Suspended Indefinitely WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced late Friday that he had suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country &#...
10:48 2019-06-08

Trump's Only Regret On China Is "Not Raising Tariffs Higher" US President Donald Trump on Sunday rowed back from a suggestion made just hours earlier that he regrets his trade war with China, saying instead he'...
18:32 2019-08-25

Nike and Adidas to Trump: Tariffs on shoes would be 'catastrophic' Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Foot Locker and other sneaker brands and retailers told President Donald Trump on Monday that proposed tariffs on importe...
11:48 2019-05-21

Trump says he talked to Apple CEO Tim Cook about tariffs and Samsung Trump said Cook made a "good case" that it would be difficult for Apple to pay tariffs, when Samsung does not face the same hurdle because much of it...
23:16 2019-08-18

GOP would be ‘foolish’ to block tariffs on Mexican imports: Trump Republicans are deeply concerned that Trump’s proposed 5 per cent tariffs on all imports from Mexico would spike U.S. consumers’ costs, harm the econ...
20:48 2019-06-04

Trump calls off Mexico tariffs with deal on migrants The deal preempts the president's planned 5 percent tariff on Mexican imports to the U.S. -- including autos and auto parts -- that was to have start...
05:48 2019-06-08

Trump’s Case for China Tariffs Fails to Persuade A survey finds that voters think the trade measures will be bad for the United States, and that even most Republicans say they will lead to higher pr...
12:16 2019-06-28

‘Maus’ creator axes Marvel essay, says company tried to censor Trump reference In Art Spiegelman's essay, written as an introduction to a new Marvel collection, one particular reference to the U.S. president put the essay on ice...
15:48 2019-08-20

Wealthy former Hillary Clinton donor Stephen Rosenberg is using shell company to back Trump Rosenberg's company, SR 2018 LLC, is listed as a six-figure donor to the Trump Victory committee and it also sent checks directly to Trump'...
18:32 2019-08-28

Peter Thiel’s Shady Tech Company Keeps Cashing in on Trump’s Cruel Immigration Policies Palantir has a deal with Immigration and Customs Enforcement for up to nearly $50 million over the next 3 years, according to a contract posted Mond...
05:00 2019-08-21

Trump's economic advisor says Huawei remains on the Entity List; company not totally off the hook Early Saturday morning, we told you that the presidents of both the U.S. and China, Donald Trump and Xi Jinping respectively, had reached a truce on ...
19:48 2019-06-30

Ohio firework company receives multiple bomb threats after Trump tweets out praise Multiple bomb threats were called into an Ohio-based fireworks company Tuesday night several hours after President Donald Trump thank the CEO for don...
15:32 2019-07-03

Watchdog Group Files Complaint Over Donation to Trump Super PAC by Canadian Billionaire’s Company The Campaign Legal Center said that Barry Zekelman violated the ban on foreign donations when one of his United States companies gave $1.75 million t...
18:48 2019-05-21

Republicans threaten revolt, may block Trump's Mexico tariffs Republicans are warning that President Donald Trump could face a shocking rebellion against him on the Senate floor if the president slaps Mexico wit...
09:00 2019-06-05

U.S. lawmakers say tariffs on EU olive oil pit Trump trade policy against demand U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday urged the U.S. Trade Representative's Office not to impose new import tariffs on European olive oil, warning they could l...
22:16 2019-08-21

Democrat to force vote on Mexico tariffs if Trump follows through on threat House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal said Thursday that he will introduce legislation to block President Trump from imposing new tari...
15:48 2019-06-06

China Threatens "Countermeasures" If Donald Trump Hikes Tariffs China warned Friday it will take "countermeasures" if the United States follows through on its threat to impose tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese go...
13:48 2019-08-02

Trump Suspends New Tariffs After US, Mexico Reach Agreement On Migration The United States and Mexico have reached an agreement on migration, President Donald Trump announced late Friday, with the punishing tariffs he had ...
16:16 2019-06-08

Trump administration exempts hundreds of Chinese products from tariffs The Trump administration has excluded hundreds of Chinese goods from tariffs on $250 billion worth of goods, three notices set to be published Friday...
20:16 2019-09-19

Mexican president responds to Trump’s threat to impose tariffs Mexico’s president suggested he was open to tightening immigration controls following a threat from President Trump to impose tariffs if the US’s sou...
02:16 2019-06-02

China warns of retaliation after Trump threatens fresh tariffs China on Friday said it would not be blackmailed and warned of retaliation after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to slap a 10% tariff on $300 billi...
14:16 2019-08-02

Asian stocks cheer Trump's delay of some China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for ma...
05:00 2019-08-14

Trump claims US companies will leave Mexico if he imposes tariffs President Trump predicted on Sunday that American companies operating south of the border will return to the United States because of his threat to i...
09:48 2019-06-02

Trump says he delayed China tariffs as Christmas gift to US shoppers President: ‘We’re doing this for the Christmas season’US-China trade talks to resume again in two weeks’ timeDonald Trump played Santa Claus on Tuesd...
14:00 2019-08-13

Trump says he delayed tariffs because of concerns over Christmas shopping season The Trump administration announced hours earlier that it would delay until Dec. 15 some of the tariffs that were originally scheduled to come into ef...
13:32 2019-08-13

French wine-makers hope for G7 detente with Trump over tariffs Trump had threatened high tariffs on French wine as punishment for Macron’s tax on tech firmsFrench wine-makers are increasingly concerned about Dona...
09:00 2019-08-23

UPDATE 1-Trump says auto tariffs never off the table in EU trade talks President Donald Trump on Friday blasted the European Union for its use of trade barriers and revived his threat to impose U.S. tariffs on European ...
18:32 2019-08-02

Trump delays new tariffs on Chinese phones, toys until mid-December The Trump administration will delay new tariffs on some Chinese imports until mid-December after widespread complaints from businesses and exempt oth...
15:00 2019-08-13

Trump dismisses attempt by ‘abuser’ Mexico to negotiate tariffs President Trump Sunday derided Mexico's effort to negotiate away his threat to impose 5% tariffs, calling the nation an "abuser" of the United States...
12:32 2019-06-02

Trump decision on China tariffs depends on Xi meeting: U.S. official U.S. President Donald Trump's decision on whether to impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods is contingent on the outcome of his meeting this ...
15:48 2019-06-27

UPDATE 4-U.S. shale shippers will pay surcharge for Trump steel tariffs Plains All American Pipeline LP said on Friday it will tack on a fee for users of a new oil pipeline to pay for the cost of the Trump administration'...
18:32 2019-08-02

Bah humbug! Trump's plan for more China tariffs to hit festive shoppers This year's holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese import...
19:32 2019-06-17

Trump says he delayed China tariffs to protect Christmas shoppers President Trump on Tuesday said that this administration would hold off on 10% tariffs on some Chinese goods until after the Christmas shopping seaso...
15:00 2019-08-13

WRAPUP 3-Trump ready to slap more tariffs on China after G20 meeting U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was ready to impose another round of punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if he cannot make progress in ...
19:16 2019-06-10

Donald Trump Lifts Tariffs On Hundreds Of Chinese Goods President Donald Trump on Friday temporarily lifted tariffs on hundreds of Chinese goods that he imposed last year, softening his stance in the trade...
12:48 2019-09-20

Asia stocks edge up as Trump delays tariffs on China U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that increased tariffs on 250 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods that were set to kick in on Octobe...
00:48 2019-09-12

Trump says agreed U.S. won't raise tariffs, China will buy U.S. farm goods U.S. President Donald Trump said he and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping agreed on Saturday that the United States would refrain from raising levie...
04:48 2019-06-29

Chipotle could cover Trump tariffs with an extra nickel per burrito Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc could cover the cost of President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Mexican imports by raising burrito prices by around 5...
08:48 2019-06-03

Team Trump backs off threat to slap tariffs on Mexico Team Trump on Wednesday appeared to back off the president’s threat to slap 5 percent tariffs on Mexican imports, with a top White House trade offici...
15:32 2019-06-05

Trump tariffs could cost an extra nickel per burrito, says Chipotle Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc on Monday estimated a $15 million hit from President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Mexican imports, and said it could...
13:32 2019-06-03

Apple CEO warns Trump about China tariffs, Samsung competition President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he had spoken with Apple Inc's Chief Executive Tim Cook about the impact of U.S. tariffs on Chinese impor...
19:48 2019-08-18

Tim Cook Warns Trump China Tariffs Help Samsung Over Apple Donald Trump said on Sunday that he had spoken with Apple CEO Tim Cook about the impact of US tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from ...
03:16 2019-08-19

Trump threatens tariffs on Guatemala for not accepting asylum agreement President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on Guatemala as punishment for the country not signing a Safe Third Agreement, which would requir...
17:16 2019-07-23

US Chamber weighing lawsuit against White House over Trump tariffs The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is weighing a lawsuit against the White House over President Trump's Mexico tariffs, which begin in June.  &#...
04:16 2019-06-01

Congress hates Trump's tariffs, yet sits by idly instead of acting There are numerous ways for Congress to check the president. In recent years, its members have frequently opted to pass so-called resolutions of disa...
08:31 2019-05-21

China Lifts Some U.S. Tariffs in Modest Olive Branch to Trump Products exempted include cancer drugs, lubricants and pesticides but don’t include major agricultural products that Washington sees as key to a deal...
07:16 2019-09-11

Trump rips China over trade, vows new tariffs in September A day after the latest round of trade talks ended without a deal, President Trump on Thursday bashed China and said the US would impose 10% tariffs o...
20:32 2019-08-01

Trump hits China with more tariffs, says Xi moving too slow on trade U.S. President Donald Trump said he plans to impose a 10% tariff on $300 billion of Chinese imports from Sept. 1 and could raise tariffs further if C...
21:16 2019-08-01

Businesses say they're running out of wiggle room in coping with Trump tariffs Business groups are warning Washington that adding further tariffs on imported Chinese goods will start having noticeable negative effects on the eco...
19:16 2019-08-07

Trump: My relationship with Tim Cook delayed Apple’s iPhone tariffs iPhones and Macs were temporarily spared from punitive tariffs against Chinese-made goods, thanks to a dinner between Apple's CEO and the U.S. Presid...
18:16 2019-08-21

Why is Trump imposing tariffs on China and how could it affect global economy? The US is threatening to impose tariffs on a further $300bn of Chinese goodsMarkets take fright as Trump ramps up US-China trade warGlobal stocks fel...
12:16 2019-08-02

Trump's new tariffs on China might shrink the global economy, says bank CEO "It's not good for Asia's economy, it's not good for China, but it's also not good for the U.S., because ultimately, we are not a...
12:00 2019-08-02

Trump adviser says tariffs could go to 50% or 100% if China doesn't agree to deal Michael Pillsbury, an outsider adviser to the White House on China policy, said that President Trump would likely escalate the trade war if no deal i...
21:16 2019-09-19

Top Trump official says tariffs on Mexico will not derail trade deal Top administration officials said on Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Mexican imports would not interfere with the final...
19:32 2019-06-02

Analyst: Trump's new tariffs are a 'sword at the throat' of the US economy — not China's Trump's latest salvo in his ongoing trade battle with Beijing is likely to hurt the American economy more than China's, analysts told CNBC....
03:16 2019-08-02

Trump Threatens New Chinese Tariffs, Rattling Investors Across Markets President Trump moved to extend tariffs to essentially all Chinese imports, escalating a trade conflict that is now poised to hit U.S. consumers in t...
02:00 2019-08-02

Trump threatens more tariffs on Mexico over part of immigration deal President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States had signed another portion of an immigration deal with Mexico that would need to be ratified ...
08:32 2019-06-10

Oil prices rebound after Trump trade tariffs trigger plunge Oil prices rose more than $1 on Friday, rebounding from their biggest falls in years after U.S. President Donald Trump imposed more tariffs on Chines...
00:16 2019-08-02

Asia stocks rise as Trump delays tariffs on China U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that increased tariffs on 250 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods that were set to kick in on Octobe...
04:16 2019-09-12

Trump hits China with more tariffs, says Xi moving too slowly on trade U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to impose a 10% tariff on $300 billion of Chinese imports from Sept. 1, sharply raising the stakes in a bruising tr...
00:16 2019-08-02

Trump's threat of new China tariffs sparks backlash from US retailers Industry warns of job losses and higher consumer prices after president targets another $300bn in importsUS retailers were lining up on Thursday nigh...
23:32 2019-08-01

Trump's China tariffs drag business profitability to pre-tax cut levels The likelihood of corporate profit margins tumbling from a 2018 record to pre-tax cut levels or lower increased after President Trump brushed off the...
17:32 2019-05-28

SNAPSHOT-Trump heightens trade tensions with tariffs on Mexico U.S. President Donald Trump, already at loggerheads with China over tariffs, has announced U.S. levies on all goods from Mexico unless it stopped peo...
13:16 2019-05-31

Automakers tremble in Asia as Trump threatens Mexico tariffs Shares of major Asian automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on imports from Mexico ...
03:48 2019-05-31

Chamber of Commerce could challenge Trump's Mexico tariffs in court The Chamber of Commerce may give President Trump a legal fight over his plan to slap 5% tariffs on all Mexican goods, eventually rising to 25%, if th...
23:16 2019-05-31

President Trump's tariffs will increase the prices on these items President Trump's tariffs target more Chinese consumer products starting Sunday. Clothing, TVs, lamb, pasta, glasses and pens are among products...
14:16 2019-08-29

| Trump lifts steel, aluminum tariffs on Canada, Mexico President Donald Trump on Friday announced a deal to lift US tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico that had created friction b...
10:48 2019-05-21

Stocks dive after Trump imposes tariffs on Mexican imports President Trump’s expanded trade war is giving Wall Street — and avocado lovers — the shakes. Traders rushed to sell stocks Friday after President Do...
23:16 2019-05-31

Apple warns Trump: Tariffs on the iPhone will hurt the U.S. economy Despite what U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted last month, the tariffs imposed by the U.S. on Chinese imports do not result in China paying one pen...
16:16 2019-06-20

Trump threatens tariffs on Mexican imports over illegal immigration Donald Trump has said he will place a tariff on all imported goods from Mexico until the neighbouring nation to the US does more to combat illegal im...
03:48 2019-05-31

Former Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein: Trump's tariffs aren't a bad idea The United States may be feeling the pain of tariffs now, but they will hurt China in the longer term, says former Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein....
10:48 2019-05-21

Trump decision on China tariffs depends on Xi meeting-U.S. official U.S. President Donald Trump's decision on whether to impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods is contingent on the outcome of his meeting this ...
12:32 2019-06-27

Stock markets dip after Trump threatens more tariffs on Chinese goods The Chinese government warned tariff hikes would “create a new obstacle” in talks on ending their bruising fight over Beijing’s technology ambitions....
14:16 2019-07-18

UPDATE 4-Trump's Mexican tariffs could hit U.S. refiners, add to fuel costs U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to tax Mexican imports could disrupt a long-standing cross-border energy trade, hitting U.S. consumers and refi...
02:48 2019-06-01

Nike, Adidas among 200 footwear companies asking Trump to step off tariffs 'We are very concerned that this tariff action will create further economic uncertainty,' say American shoe companies opposed to higher taxes on impo...
20:16 2019-08-29

UPDATE 2-Apple's AirPods will not escape Trump's China tariffs Apple Inc's AirPods, Apple Watch and HomePod, which have helped the company offset waning sales of its bestselling iPhone this year, are not included...
19:48 2019-08-13

VW, Fiat hit as European shares slump on Trump's Mexico tariffs European shares sank to a more than three-month low on Friday, led by carmakers Volkswagen and Fiat Chrysler after President Donald Trump opened a ne...
05:48 2019-05-31

Trump suspends tariffs on Mexico after deal on immigration reached U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he has indefinitely suspended the threat of tariffs against Mexico after reaching "a signed agreement...
23:32 2019-06-07

Trump rejects new tariffs on Japanese auto imports ‘at this moment’ A proposed trade deal, announced over the weekend, would slash Tokyo’s tariffs on American agricultural products while delaying for now the threat of...
19:00 2019-08-26

Trump has considered higher tariffs on China, White House says The White House ratcheted up the trade war rhetoric with Beijing on Sunday by claiming that President Trump was considering placing even higher tarif...
20:00 2019-08-25

UPDATE 2-Trump's Mexican tariffs could hit U.S. refiners, add to fuel costs U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to tax Mexican imports could disrupt a long-standing cross-border energy trade, hitting U.S. refiners that use ...
15:16 2019-05-31

Auto stocks fall as Trump threatens Mexico tariffs Railing against a surge of illegal immigrants across the southern U.S. border, President Trump said he would hit all goods coming from Mexico with a ...
09:32 2019-05-31

"No Longer Acceptable": Trump's New Tweet Attack On India Over Tariffs US President Donald Trump lashed out at India once again on Tuesday, saying that the country "has long had a field day" with tariffs and it was "no l...
12:48 2019-07-09

White House reverses Trump’s comments on China tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump’s only regret in hiking tariffs on China is that he didn’t raise them higher, his press secretary said Sunday after the p...
13:32 2019-08-25

GOP senators hope Trump is bluffing on Mexico tariffs so they don't have to block them Mitch McConnell and members of the Senate GOP caucus hope Trump will scrap tariffs on Mexico before they have to decide whether to rebuke the preside...
16:32 2019-06-04

Fox News Poll: Tariffs hurt economy, Trump has gone too far on immigration Fifty-seven percent of voters feel optimistic about the economy. That’s down from 66 percent who felt that way when President Trump was inaugurated i...
12:16 2019-06-16

Trump calls off tariffs after Mexico vows to tighten borders The United States and Mexico struck a deal on Friday to avert a tariff war, with Mexico agreeing to rapidly expand a controversial asylum program and...
00:32 2019-06-08

Trump's Mexican tariffs threaten to disrupt auto sector Shares of global automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imports from Mexico, po...
17:32 2019-05-31

Trump calls off tariffs as US and Mexico reach deal on immigration Mexico agrees to host more migrants seeking asylum in US and increase enforcement on southern borderThe US and Mexico have reached an agreement to st...
00:16 2019-06-08

Auto sector scrambles after Trump threatens Mexican tariffs Global auto and parts manufacturers scrambled on Friday to make contingency plans and look at ways of speeding some deliveries after U.S. President D...
19:32 2019-05-31

Trump announces tariffs on Mexico until 'immigration problem remedied' US will place a 5% tariff on all goods from Mexico to pressure the country to stop the flow of Central American migrants, Trump saysIn a surprise ann...
01:48 2019-05-31

Trump Is Said to Have Overruled Kushner and Other Aides in Threatening Mexico With Tariffs President Trump sided with hard-liners in the administration over the objections of top aides, who said punishing Mexico with tariffs would be risky,...
18:32 2019-06-01

Trump increases tariffs on China amid escalating trade war President Trump retaliated against China’s new tariffs Friday afternoon, declaring that he would increase existing and future levies on Chinese goods...
23:32 2019-08-23

Trump announces escalating tariffs on Mexico over migrant surge President Trump said on Thursday that his administration will impose tariffs on Mexico until the country somehow stops the flow of migrants coming ac...
21:32 2019-05-30

Trump Announces Tariffs on All Mexican Imports to Crack Down on Migrants (WASHINGTON) — In a surprise announcement that could compromise a major trade deal, President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he is slappi...
23:16 2019-05-30

Trump Sees Progress in Mexico Talks But ‘Not Nearly Enough’ to Halt Tariffs (WASHINGTON) — Straining to stave off threatened U.S. tariffs, Mexican and American officials claimed progress in White House talks late Wednes...
02:32 2019-06-06

Trump Says Hefty Tariffs on Cars and Other Goods From Mexico Are off the Table A mere nine days ago, President Donald Trump was out there on The Twitter threatening tariffs on Mexican-made goods—including cars and trucks—that wo...
12:16 2019-06-08

White House: President Trump ‘Deadly Serious’ About Mexico Tariffs WASHINGTON — A top White House official said Sunday that President Donald Trump is “deadly serious” about slapping tariffs on impo...
15:32 2019-06-02

Publishers Plead With Trump Not to Impose a ‘Bible Tax’ With New China Tariffs (Bloomberg) — Book publishers are imploring President Donald Trump not to impose “a Bible tax.’’ Proposed tariffs on $300 bil...
12:48 2019-06-20

UPDATE 5-U.S. shale shippers will pay surcharge for Trump steel tariffs Plains All American Pipeline LP said on Friday it will tack on a fee for users of a new oil pipeline to pay for the cost of the Trump administration'...
13:16 2019-08-03

These 16 retail stocks could get crushed by Trump’s latest China tariffs Getty Images On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced another round of tariffs on Chinese imports. According to a report from UBS, hardline and...
23:32 2019-08-05

Trump plan for new Mexican tariffs brings business protests WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is pushing past protests from U.S. businesses and Mexico to double down on his threat to slap a 5% tariff on...
06:48 2019-06-01

Wall Street is terrified about Trump's tariffs, but it needs to cool off and look at the big picture There are three main reasons why this and other major U.S. market selloffs connected to the trade war are overblown, even for the companies and consu...
22:00 2019-08-05

Trump escalates attacks on China and threatens to raise tariffs President ‘hereby orders’ US firms to seek alternative locations and suggests Fed Chair is an ‘enemy’Donald Trump escalated his attacks on China on F...
20:16 2019-08-23

Produce industry worries as Trump threatens Mexico tariffs SAHUARITA, Ariz. – President Donald Trump threatened to put tariffs on Mexican imports if our southern neighbors don’t step up and what t...
05:48 2019-06-01

Stock futures rise as Trump delays China tariffs Stock index futures rose Thursday after President Trump said the United States would delay scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of Chinese import...
20:16 2019-09-12

Is President Donald Trump losing his fight to save coal? Third major company since May files for bankruptcy Miners across four states may lose their jobs after another coal company filed for bankruptcy, despite President Trump's promises to the industr...
03:00 2019-07-04

Trump's nominee to lead federal media agency used nonprofit donations to fund private company Michael Pack, a conservative filmmaker linked to Steve Bannon, saw at least $1.6 million in donations from his nonprofit go into his independent comp...
18:16 2019-09-20

Trump administration indicates migration deal to avoid Mexico tariffs is holding up The Trump administration indicated Monday that a deal it struck with Mexico in June to limit immigration in exchange for forgoing 5% tariffs on Mexic...
19:16 2019-09-09

Trump tariffs on Mexican goods could cost US more than 400,000 jobs: Economic study Trump's plan to impose a 5% tariff on Mexican goods could cost the U.S. more than 400,000 jobs and hit Texas especially hard, a new analysis say...
20:48 2019-06-03

Trump Threatens Tariffs on Mexican Imports in Response to Migrant Surge President Trump on Thursday said the U.S. would impose a 5% tariff on Mexican imports beginning June 10, in an effort to push the country to halt the...
22:32 2019-05-30

Dow plunges 300 points as Trump slaps fresh tariffs on Chinese goods Tariff talk is once again spooking Wall Street. The Dow Jones industrial average swung more than 600 points Thursday — plunging in the afternoon foll...
22:32 2019-08-01

Mexico Sets Domestic Priorities Aside to Assuage Trump and Avert Tariffs President Andrés Manuel López Obrador agreed to divert scant resources to controlling migration instead of fulfilling promises like combating violenc...
16:32 2019-06-08

US and Mexico reach agreement to avoid tariffs, says US President Donald Trump President Donald Trump has said he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to...
05:48 2019-06-08

Trump says trade talks still planned for September after China tariffs go into effect "We are talking to China, the meetings in September, that hasn't changed," Trump told reporters Sunday on the White House South Lawn after retur...
17:48 2019-09-01

Mexico could tighten migration controls to defuse Trump tariffs threat Andrés Manuel López Obrador hints at concession to USTalks over US president threat in Washington next week Mexico’s president hinted on Saturday tha...
00:16 2019-06-02

Corona brewer CEO says 'We'd always be ready' if Trump levies tariffs on Mexican beer Constellation Brands CEO Bill Newlands said Friday that the brewer of Corona and Modelo would be ready if President Donald Trump put tariffs on Mexic...
21:48 2019-06-28

WRAPUP 1-Trump orders U.S. firms out of China after Beijing sets new tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has ordered American companies to exit China after Beijing unveiled retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion ...
14:00 2019-08-23

Mexico draws red line on asylum in talks to stop Trump tariffs Mexico on Monday made clear it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump ...
13:32 2019-06-03

Trump’s Threatened Tariffs on Mexico Are Already Wreaking Havoc With American Companies The surprise announcement by President Donald Trump of an escalating tariff regime against Mexico sent ripples through almost every economic sector i...
13:48 2019-05-31

Trump ready to threaten Mexico with tariffs over immigration: Washington Post U.S. President Donald Trump is preparing to threaten Mexico with tariffs in an effort to get the country to crack down on migrants seeking asylum in ...
17:48 2019-05-30

Even Trump is now admitting that US companies like Apple may be shouldering the cost of his China tariffs AP Photo/Alex Brandon The Trump administration gave the public a split-screen view of its approach to tariffs on China Sunday. On Sunday, White Hous...
09:48 2019-08-20

Trump's Mexico tariffs could cost Detroit automakers billions Detroit automakers face billions in lost profits from tariffs on imports from Mexico announced Thursday by President Donald Trump, said an assessment...
13:48 2019-05-31

Tim Cook makes a ‘compelling’ argument to Trump for exempting Apple from tariffs It looks like Apple is gunning for some sweet tariff exemption from the US for its manufacturing. At a dinner with President Trump over the weekend, ...
08:00 2019-08-19

S&P 500 futures jump as trading resumes after Trump calls off tariffs on Mexico U.S. equity futures rose when trading resumed on Sunday after the United States and Mexico struck a deal late Friday to avert a tariff war, with Mexi...
01:32 2019-06-10

Trump 'regrets' not raising tariffs on China sooner; Iran leader outside G7 President Donald Trump said Sunday he "regrets" not raising tariffs sooner against China on the second day of the G7 summit in Barritz, France, comme...
14:00 2019-08-26

Stephen Colbert on Trump’s cancelled Mexican tariffs: ‘The Lyin’ King’ Late-night hosts focused on the reports of the true origins behind the new Mexican border security agreementLate-night hosts focused on Donald Trump’...
14:00 2019-06-11

Trump regrets not raising tariffs on China higher, White House says President Donald Trump wishes he had raised tariffs on Chinese goods even higher last week, the White House said on Sunday, even as Trump signaled he...
15:32 2019-08-25

Wall Street should get ready for Trump to slap more tariffs on China, Jim Cramer says "Thank heavens [Fed Chair] Jay Powell's got our back, because the president's too busy stabbing his own Treasury Secretary in the back ..."...
13:48 2019-07-31

Donald Trump defends tariffs on Mexico as stock markets reel After 5% tariff announced, president tweets ‘Mexico has taken advantage of the US for decades’Donald Trump has defended his decision to impose new ta...
17:16 2019-05-31

Business groups warn Trump's new tariffs on Mexico jeopardize USMCA The nation's leading business trade associations warned that President's Trump's decision to slap tariffs on Mexico to force it to halt mass immigrat...
15:48 2019-05-31

Trump’s latest tariffs come at the worst possible time for shoppers: the holiday season President Trump tweeted Thursday that he would impose a 10 percent tax on $300 billion worth of Chinese imports — including t-shirts, toys and televi...
03:16 2019-08-04

Beto and Bernie blast Trump for deal with Mexico and threatening tariffs 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke mocked President Trump’s claims of victory in the recent deal reached with Mexico to avert his t...
15:32 2019-06-09

Donald Trump Lashes Out At China, Vows Quick Response To Tariffs US President Donald Trump lashed out at Beijing and vowed a quick response to China's plans for new tariffs, while ordering American companies to lea...
09:32 2019-08-24

Trump's tariffs jolt global stocks, trigger rush to safety Global stocks took another beating on Friday with investors piling into safe-haven assets after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would slap a 10% ...
00:16 2019-08-02

G20 summit: Trump halts more China tariffs, disagrees with most on climate change President Donald Trump agreed to halt more China tariffs after the G20 summit in Japan, but disagreed with the rest of the group on climate change fi...
18:16 2019-06-29

Trump announces increased tariffs on China in latest trade war salvo President Trump announced on Twitter Friday that his administration will retaliate against China by raising on imports from the Asian nation amid a b...
21:00 2019-08-23

Obama's Ambassador to China says Trump's latest tariffs are a 'slap in the face' Former U.S. Ambassador to China Max Baucus said that President Donald Trump needs to be more patient in trade talks with China to avoid further retal...
22:00 2019-08-05

Trump sees 'good chance' of deal with Mexico to avert tariffs Despite a more optimistic tone to negotiations, President Trump also warned in a tweet on Friday that if there’s no accord, Mexico will begin paying ...
18:32 2019-06-07

Asian stocks bounce in relief as Trump delays China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for ma...
00:48 2019-08-14

Trump warns 'not nearly enough' progress made during Mexico negotiations, tariffs imminent President Trump declared Wednesday evening that "not nearly enough" progress was being made in last-minute negotiations with Mexico, as the U.S. prep...
04:16 2019-06-06

The Trump administration is looking into a plan to cut taxes by the amount it's taking in from China tariffs Reuters The Trump administration is looking into a proposal that would lower taxes by the same amount it has taken in from tariffs, according to a c...
16:32 2019-08-30

DealBook Briefing: Prepare for Market Turmoil After the Latest Trump Tariffs U.S. markets are poised to open lower today, after the Trump administration imposed levies on thousands of goods made in China and Beijing retaliated...
13:16 2019-09-04

‘Good chance’ U.S. and Mexico will make deal to avert new tariffs: Trump U.S. and Mexican officials were holding a third day of talks at the U.S. State Department Friday trying to hash out a deal that would satisfy Trump's...
18:32 2019-06-07

Trump ‘deadly serious’ about imposing tariffs on Mexican imports: White House Trump claims Mexico has taken advantage of the United States for decades but that the abuse will end when he slaps tariffs on Mexican imports next we...
16:00 2019-06-02

Conservative immigration analysts: Trump tariffs could worsen border crisis Conservative immigration experts warned Friday that President Trump's threat to impose a tariff on Mexican imports would have "devastating" consequen...
03:48 2019-06-01

Trump saves Christmas? Tariffs on some Chinese goods delayed until December The Trump administration is delaying new tariffs on some consumer products and removed other items from its September list of duties on Chinese goods...
17:32 2019-08-13

Trump car tariffs would be a 'first-order slap in the economic face,' Citi's Buiter says The global economy would be hit hard if President Donald Trump decides to impose steep tariffs on imported cars, Citi's Willem Buiter told CNBC ...
07:48 2019-05-23

Trump accuses China of backtracking on trade and promises to add tariffs next month President Trump said Thursday that he would place tariffs of 10% on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods starting in September, claiming that China wa...
15:16 2019-08-01

Trump threat of tariffs on Mexico pushes stock futures lower U.S. stock futures were sharply lower as investors feared President Donald Trump’s threat of tariffs on Mexico exacerbated the risk of recessio...
08:32 2019-05-31

REFILE-UPDATE 3-Trump's Mexican tariffs could hit U.S. refiners, add to fuel costs U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to tax Mexican imports could disrupt a long-standing cross-border energy trade, hitting U.S. consumers and refi...
19:32 2019-05-31

Expect pricier toys this Christmas as Trump boosts China tariffs In the toy industry, President Donald Trump's new tariffs on China come at a particularly bad time, as September is a peak holiday shipping mont...
12:16 2019-08-02

Trump, Xi Agree To Restart Trade Talks; No New Tariffs On Chinese Goods US President Donald Trump said trade negotiations with China were "back on track" after "excellent" talks Saturday with his Chinese counterpart Xi Ji...
06:16 2019-06-29

| Trump says US, Mexico reach agreement on migration and tariffs 'indefinitely suspended' US President Donald Trump has said that Washington had reached an agreement with Mexico on migration, and that the punishing tariffs he had been thre...
07:16 2019-06-08

Auto stocks fall overseas as Trump threatens Mexico tariffs Railing against a surge of illegal immigrants across the southern U.S. border, President Trump said he would hit all goods coming from Mexico with a ...
07:16 2019-05-31

Trump’s ‘Deal’ to Avoid Tariffs on Mexico Was Negotiated Months Ago, Report Says Just hours after President Donald Trump announced successful negotiations to avoid placing 5% tariffs on all Mexican goods imported into the U.S., Th...
04:48 2019-06-09

Trump is playing a risky game by weaponizing US economic power with tariffs The effectiveness of President Donald Trump's unprecedented weaponization of tariffs in addressing non-trade issues is facing its most significa...
08:48 2019-06-08

Asia markets fall after Trump announces more tariffs on China; Nikkei down more than 2% Asia stocks traded lower Friday morning after a surprise tariff announcement from the United States escalated trade tensions between Washington and B...
22:16 2019-08-01

Trump says China trade talks 'back on track,' new tariffs on hold The United States and China agreed on Saturday to restart trade talks after President Donald Trump offered concessions including no new tariffs and a...
17:16 2019-06-29

Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods until December, 10% hike still on for September The Trump administration is delaying new tariffs on some consumer products and removed other items from its September list of duties on Chinese goods...
16:00 2019-08-13

China vows fight against Trump's latest tariffs as stocks sink China on Friday vowed to fight back against U.S. President Donald Trump's abrupt decision to slap 10% tariffs on the remaining $300 billion in Chines...
17:32 2019-08-02

In Iowa Donald Trump talks energy, Joe Biden criticizes tariffs President Donald Trump and 2020 Democratic challenger Joe Biden stumped on opposite ends of Iowa on Tuesday, both making tariffs a focus of their rem...
22:00 2019-06-11

'Guatemala has not been good': Trump threatens tariffs, fees on migrant cash U.S. President Donald Trump said he is considering a "ban," tariffs and remittance fees after Guatemala decided not to ink a safe third country agree...
15:48 2019-07-23

Trump Moves Ahead With U.S.-Japan Trade Pact That Eases Some Tariffs President Trump notified Congress on Monday that the U.S. and Japan were prepared to enter a limited agreement that would lower some tariffs and set ...
22:00 2019-09-17

German auto sector could drop as much as 12% if Trump announces tariffs, analyst says Germany's automotive sector could fall as much as 12% over "three bad trading days," if President Donald Trump imposes tariffs on European car m...
19:32 2019-05-21

China Lifts Tariffs on Some U.S. Goods in Modest Olive Branch to Trump The American imports spared by Beijing include lubricants, pesticides and cancer drugs but not the major agricultural products that Washington consid...
14:48 2019-09-11

President Trump Has Decided Not to Impose New Tariffs on Cars and Auto Parts – for Now (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports, deciding against ratcheting...
08:37 2019-05-21

Trump adviser, influential senator cast doubt on Mexico tariffs A White House trade adviser and a leading Republican senator said on Wednesday that a U.S. plan to impose tariffs on Mexican goods might not go into ...
13:32 2019-06-05

Mexico readies list of US products for retaliation if Trump follows through with tariffs threat Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has received a list of U.S. products that his country would slap with tariffs if President Trump follow...
17:16 2019-06-05

Trump Delays Tariffs on Chinese Goods Ahead of Trade Talks The U.S. will delay by two weeks a planned increase in tariffs on some Chinese imports, a move that could ease chilled relations between the two nati...
05:00 2019-09-12

U.S., Mexico to resume talks over tariffs, border as Trump seeks more progress Mexican and U.S. officials are set to resume talks in Washington on Thursday aimed at heading off punitive tariffs on Mexican goods as President Dona...
12:32 2019-06-06

Trump Has Agreed to a Two-Week Delay in Imposing Higher Tariffs on China WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the United States has agreed to a two-week delay in a planned increase in tariffs on some Chinese...
12:00 2019-09-12

Trump rips ‘creep’ Chuck Schumer over tweet about Mexican tariffs President Trump blasted Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer as a “creep” in an early morning tweet after Schumer said Tuesday that he believed the p...
00:32 2019-06-05

China rebuffs Trump claim U.S. tariffs are making firms leave Foreign investors remained enthusiastic about China, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday, following U.S. President Donald Trump's claim that his tar...
13:32 2019-05-21

Donald Trump And Japan PM Shinzo Abe To Discuss US Auto Tariffs Next Week U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to clinch a deal on farm tariffs and digital trade when they meet in ...
08:32 2019-09-20

Republican senator predicts Congress will try to vote down Trump tariffs on Mexico Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, said Tuesday he believes Congress would engage in a bipartisan vote to disapprove of President Trump's new tariffs on Mexic...
13:16 2019-06-04

US lifts tariffs on 400 Chinese goods as Trump talks tough on China The US has removed tariffs on over 400 Chinese goods after American firms complained that the levies would cause economic hardship. But trade talks b...
06:32 2019-09-21

The $400 billion outdoor industry sounds alarm on Trump's trade war tariffs From September 2018 to July 2019, outdoor recreation businesses have paid $1.8 billion more in tariffs compared to the year ago period, according to ...
15:32 2019-09-13

Wholesale importer: Our family business, like others, pays Trump's tariffs — not China We are importers of Christmas decorations. The vast majority of the items we import are made in China. China is the only country that can produce man...
11:16 2019-05-21

ESPN's Dan Le Batard skips radio show in wake of President Trump rant, company violation ESPN host Dan Le Batard chose to skip his radio show Monday morning in the wake of last week's on-air rant about President Trump.   &...
06:48 2019-07-23

GM pushes for more temp workers as UAW talks loom GM's move to temporary workers sets up a hot summer of negotiations with the UAW as the two try to hash out a new labor deal in the coming months. Th...
09:16 2019-06-19

UAW scrambles to save jobs, but layoffs loom After getting big job-creation commitments in recent contracts, the union is scrambling to keep the members it has now as automakers brace for a poss...
01:48 2019-07-15

Oil prices nudge up, but economic worries loom Oil prices recovered some ground on Wednesday, boosted by a wider market pickup on positive news from China's services sector, after three days of lo...
05:48 2019-09-04

Stage 17 LIVE - Could it be a day for the breakaway as Alps loom? "Live updates from Stage 17 of the Tour de France between Pont du Gard and Gap, with Felix Lowe (aka @SaddleBlaze). Can Geraint Thomas take time out ...
10:16 2019-07-24

Political Risks Loom Over European Markets Fears of a global economic slowdown and trade tensions have weighed on markets in recent days. Investors in Europe have an added dimension of worry: ...
07:32 2019-05-24

S&P 500 ekes out gain as earnings worries loom The S&P 500 ended slightly higher on Tuesday as gains in tech-related shares offset fresh worries about the impact of the U.S.-China trade dispute on...
16:48 2019-07-09

Rising tariffs, tanking stocks: Inside Trump’s trade battle with China President Trump on Friday “ordered” US companies to find “an alternative to China” for doing business after the country slapped more retaliatory tari...
23:32 2019-08-23

Dow, stocks pare losses in midday trading after Trump threatened tariffs on Mexico The Dow pared earlier losses, but stock investors remain spooked by President Trump's unexpected tariff hikes on Mexican goods.   ...
13:48 2019-05-31

Trump delays tariffs on Chinese cellphones, laptops, toys; markets jump U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed off his Sept. 1 deadline for 10% tariffs on remaining Chinese imports, delaying duties on cellphones, l...
20:16 2019-08-13

Mexico’s Foreign Minister to Meet With Pence in Effort to Avoid Trump Tariffs Marcelo Ebrard, the Mexican foreign minister, has been meeting with Washington officials all week as Mexico tries to head off President Trump’s threa...
10:48 2019-06-05

Trump delays increase in tariffs on Chinese goods by two weeks ‘as a gesture of goodwill’ The president’s move came after China made a gesture of its own, announcing it would exempt 16 American-made products from tariffs ahead of talks sch...
23:32 2019-09-11

Kudlow does not expect China to retaliate against Trump's latest tariffs despite Beijing's warning Despite Kudlow's expectations, China said on Saturday that it strongly opposes Trump's decision to levy additional tariffs on $550 billion ...
13:00 2019-08-25

WRAPUP 1-Mexico draws red line on asylum in talks to stop Trump tariffs Mexico on Monday made clear it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump ...
12:48 2019-06-03

Trump defends deal with Mexico to stem migrant flows, prevent tariffs President Trump on Saturday defended his agreement with Mexico that sees the country take tougher measures on illegal immigration in exchange for the...
10:16 2019-06-08

Trump’s China tariffs will expand to phones, laptops, and game consoles in December A 10% tariff on consumer electronics like AirPods and the Apple Watch begins September 1 while tariffs for iPhones and MacBooks begin December 15.Rea...
09:32 2019-08-14

Trump’s proposed tariffs on Mexican imports could impact global auto industry From Mazda Motor Corp in Japan to Volkswagen AG in Germany to General Motors Co in the United States, carmaker stocks took a hit as a new front opene...
15:32 2019-05-31

UPDATE 1-U.S. Chamber of Commerce mulls challenge of Trump tariffs on Mexican goods The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is looking at ways to challenge U.S. tariffs on Mexican goods, including legal options, an official with the influential...
13:16 2019-05-31

Trump raises specter of imposing 'very profitable' new tariffs on Mexico despite deal breakthrough Even as he again hailed his administration's last-minute, much-heralded deal on Friday with Mexico as a "successful agreement" to address illegal imm...
07:32 2019-06-10

Ready for More Expensive Guac, Beer and Cars? How Trump’s Mexico Tariffs Could Affect You It’s effectively a tax on partying: Just in time for summer in the U.S., the cost of chilling out with some guacamole and a margarita is about ...
07:32 2019-05-31

Trump warns 'foolish' Republican senators in rare clash over Mexico tariffs Lawmakers in president’s own party voice firm opposition to threat over MexicoIn a rare confrontation, Republican senators declared deep opposition T...
03:32 2019-06-05

Stocks sink after Trump raises tariffs on China: Dow sours after positive morning President Trump's announcement of a 10% tariff on Chinese imports reversed a positive day for the Dow Jones Industrial Average.   ...
18:16 2019-08-01

Vulnerable Cory Gardner warns Trump's Mexico tariffs will wreck economy GOP Sen. Cory Gardner is raising the alarm about President Donald Trump’s tariff threat just three days before the president’s proposed new penalties...
14:32 2019-06-07

U.S. refiners warn Trump: Mexico tariffs could result in higher fuel prices U.S. refiners warned the Trump administration that tariffs on imports from Mexico could deliver a punishing blow to refiners and raise the cost of ga...
23:00 2019-06-05

Businesses that initially avoided Trump China tariffs now fear getting caught up in trade war Businesses that previously avoided the Trump administration's China tariffs now face levies on the same products under the latest proposal to put tar...
07:48 2019-06-22

Markets shaken as Trump announces shock Mexico tariffs – business live Levies to start on 10 June linked to ‘remedying illegal immigration’US President Donald Trump announces 5% tariffs in surprise moveUK house prices fa...
10:32 2019-05-31

China Trade Talks "Back On Track", New Tariffs On Hold: Donald Trump The United States and China agreed on Saturday to restart trade talks after President Donald Trump offered concessions including no new tariffs and a...
08:32 2019-07-01

Trump tariffs could sink Mexican peso to lowest point this year: analysts The Mexican peso could sink next week to its lowest point of the year if U.S. President Donald Trump follows through on his threat to slap Mexican i...
18:16 2019-06-06

Trump vows rapid, high tariffs on Mexico unless illegal immigration ends U.S. President Donald Trump, responding to a surge of illegal immigrants across the southern border, vowed on Thursday to impose a tariff on all good...
03:48 2019-05-31

China confirms it is suspending agricultural product purchases in response to Trump's new tariffs A spokesperson for the Chinese Ministry of Commerce says Chinese companies have stopped purchasing U.S. agricultural products in response to Presiden...
02:32 2019-08-06

Trump plans to delay auto tariffs amid EU, Japan trade talks The president faces a May 18 deadline over how to proceed with his threat to slap a tariff of as much as 25 percent on imported cars and parts in the...
17:16 2019-05-21

Companies rush to export goods out of Mexico ahead of Trump’s proposed tariffs Trump says he will impose five per cent tariffs on all goods imported from Mexico starting Monday unless the country does more to stop the flow of Ce...
19:48 2019-06-07

WRAPUP 5-Trump says China trade talks 'back on track,' new tariffs on hold The United States and China agreed on Saturday to restart trade talks after President Donald Trump offered concessions including no new tariffs and a...
19:16 2019-06-29

GOP lawmakers discuss vote to block Trump’s new tariffs on Mexico, in what would be a dramatic act of defiance Republican aren’t eager for a fight with Trump. But some feel they might have to take action, as consensus grows that the new tariffs would amount to...
23:16 2019-06-03

WRAPUP 2-Mexico draws asylum red line ahead of talks about Trump's tariffs Mexico on Monday said it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump admini...
16:48 2019-06-03

Tim Cook "Made A Good Case" That Tariffs Could Hurt Apple: Donald Trump Tariffs on an additional $300 billion worth of Chinese goods, including consumer electronics, are scheduled to go into effect in two stages on Septem...
00:48 2019-08-19

Trump’s threat to impose tariffs on Mexico may imperil his economic agenda: experts His threat, which drew an outcry from a broad span of business groups and political figures, suddenly cast doubt on prospects for a new North America...
14:16 2019-06-01

Trump ignores backlash, doubles down on threat to impose tariffs on Mexican imports U.S. manufacturers said the tariff, set to take effect June 10, would have devastating consequences on them and American consumers. U.S. stocks tumbl...
15:48 2019-06-01

Trump said he wanted to save Christmas. But shoppers still fear tariffs this holiday season President Donald Trump had said earlier this summer that he chose to delay part of the taxes on $300 billion worth of Chinese imports set to take eff...
01:48 2019-09-03

"Trump Has Taught Us Good Lesson," Quips Farooq Abdullah On Tariffs Tweet Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Friday said that United States President Donald Trump has taught India a "good lesson" whi...
07:32 2019-06-28

WRAPUP 4-China vows fight against Trump's latest tariffs as stocks sink China on Friday vowed to fight back against U.S. President Donald Trump's abrupt decision to slap 10% tariffs on the remaining $300 billion in Chines...
18:32 2019-08-02

Apple asks Trump administration for break on tariffs for Mac Pro parts made in China Apple has asked the Trump administration to exclude 15 components from import tariffs, according to U.S. Trade Representative comment filings publish...
18:16 2019-07-23

Trump instructed top aide to call China to warn more tariffs were coming: sources As a tense meeting with top advisers on China trade talks ended, President Donald Trump turned to trade adviser Robert Lighthizer and told him to cal...
22:16 2019-08-02

Republicans fret Trump tariffs could backfire in 2020 even as they applaud stand against China SAVANNAH, Ga. — Republicans fret the confrontation with China could spiral out of control and derail the booming economy they are counting on to hold...
15:48 2019-05-23

Shutdowns, emergencies and tariffs: Trump’s frenetic immigration approach has become central to his 2020 bid The rush of border policies flowing from the White House offers a clear sign that Trump’s reelection campaign will focus on immigration more than any...
09:00 2019-06-02

Trump's Mexico tariffs could be 'extremely problematic' for the revamped NAFTA, trade official says Trump's announcement for a 5% tariff on goods from Mexico is "so far only an announcement," the head of Mexico's Trade & NAFTA Office says....
01:00 2019-06-01

Explainer: Abe, Trump head for trade deal; auto tariffs a sticking point U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to clinch a deal on farm tariffs and digital trade when they meet in ...
05:32 2019-09-20

US stocks are set to slip on trade-war jitters after Trump threatens another $4 billion in tariffs on EU goods Assoicated Press/Alex Brandon US stocks are set to slip on Tuesday after the Trump administration threatened to slap tariffs on $4 billion worth of ...
15:16 2019-07-02

WRAPUP 4-Trump says China trade talks 'back on track,' new tariffs on hold The United States and China agreed on Saturday to restart trade talks after President Donald Trump offered concessions including no new tariffs and a...
16:32 2019-06-29

WRAPUP 3-Trump says China trade talks 'back on track,' new tariffs on hold The United States and China agreed on Saturday to restart trade talks after President Donald Trump offered concessions including no new tariffs and a...
15:16 2019-06-29

American CEOs are 'increasingly unhappy' with Trump's tariffs, says Yale's Jeff Sonnenfeld While many top executives are "very disappointed" with the escalation of the trade conflict, some also feel a crackdown on China's trade practic...
17:48 2019-08-30

Trump's Mexican tariffs test limits of U.S. emergency powers: legal experts U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to impose a tariff on all Mexican goods to push Mexico to halt a surge in illegal immigrants is likely to be c...
22:01 2019-05-31

Trump Threatens Additional China Tariffs if President Xi Jinping Doesn’t Meet With Him (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump says if Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group ...
15:32 2019-06-10

Trump says he’s holding off on new China tariffs for the ‘time being,’ announces trade talks to resume OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Trump says he’s holding off on new China tariffs for the ‘time being,’ announces trade talks to resume. The pos...
07:16 2019-06-29

Companies mislabelling products, moving factories out of China to avoid Trump tariffs Most companies that stand to be hurt by Trump’s tariffs are hunkering down, not knowing when, whether or how his yearlong trade war with China will e...
14:16 2019-07-18

France to approve first crypto-issuers as new rules loom France's financial watchdog is poised to approve a first tranche of cryptocurrency-related companies under new rules on digital coins, some of the fi...
08:00 2019-07-16

‘We Have a Lot of Questions’: Doubts Loom Over G.M. Plan for Lordstown Plant President Trump said he was helping to save jobs at the Ohio factory after General Motors ceased production there. But such promises have not always ...
13:32 2019-05-21

Explainer: U.S., China more divided than ever as new trade talks loom Senior U.S. and Chinese officials have pledged to meet in October to settle their ongoing trade war but a lasting peace seems more elusive than ever....
03:16 2019-09-06

Office sidesteps CVA as dozens of store closures loom The shoe retailer Office is plotting the closure of up to half its UK stores as it becomes the latest chain to confront the impact of brutal high str...
01:16 2019-08-10

EXPLAINER-U.S., China more divided than ever as new trade talks loom Senior U.S. and Chinese officials have pledged to meet in October to settle their ongoing trade war but a lasting peace seems more elusive than ever....
20:32 2019-09-05

Mountains loom large in 2019 Tour de France Tour de France competitors are facing a tougher race this year after organizers peppered the route with three stages that finish on mountain climbs r...
05:32 2019-07-01

Trump sees 'good chance' of Mexico migration deal as clock ticks down to tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday there was a "good chance" that the United States would be able to reach a deal with Mexico over a surge of...
16:32 2019-06-07

io9 Drogon Knew | Jalopnik Trump Threatens Mexico Tariffs Until ‘Illegal Immigration’ Stops and It’s io9 Drogon Knew | Jalopnik Trump Threatens Mexico Tariffs Until ‘Illegal Immigration’ Stops and It’s Already Spooking The Auto Industry | Lifehacker ...
11:48 2019-05-31

EMERGING MARKETS-Mexican peso up as Trump rules out tariffs; broader Latam FX weakens Most Latin American currencies dipped on Tuesday as optimism around U.S.-China trade talks faded, while the Mexican peso gained on reports U.S. Presi...
10:48 2019-07-02

WRAPUP 2-Trump vows rapid, high tariffs on Mexico unless illegal immigration ends U.S. President Donald Trump, responding to a surge of illegal immigrants across the southern border, vowed on Thursday to impose a tariff on all good...
05:48 2019-05-31

Trump's tariffs on monkeys could 'severely damage' US medical research and send labs to China As demand for lab monkeys continues to rise, U.S. scientists are reporting delays in research projects because they can't obtain enough animals,...
16:00 2019-08-24

White House Report Card: Trump tariffs working, 2020 reelection looking difficult This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump buoyed by his tariff threat on Mexico working but Democratic attacks escalating. And new Zo...
01:32 2019-06-16

Asia falls after Trump announces more tariffs on China; Hong Kong, Japan drop more than 2% Asia stocks dropped on Friday after a surprise tariff announcement from the United States overnight escalated trade tensions between Washington and B...
20:16 2019-08-03

Stocks end lower, capping worst week of year for market after Trump threatens tariffs A drop in stocks Friday capped the worst week of the year for the market. Trump's announcement of new tariffs on China sparked the decline. ...
20:48 2019-08-02

Business groups warn new Trump China tariffs threat hurts ability to plan President Trump’s threat to put tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods has hurt businesses' ability to plan, trade groups say, even though th...
01:32 2019-08-03

At a private dinner, Tim Cook told Trump that his tariffs are hurting Apple and helping Samsung Apple investors over the past few weeks have been particularly wary of looming tariff increases on a range of products imported from China. With some...
12:00 2019-08-19

Trump announces escalating tariffs against Mexico, starting at 5 percent, until illegal immigrants 'STOP' President Trump on Thursday announced a new 5 percent tariff on Mexico beginning in early June, saying the levy will "gradually increase" until the o...
22:32 2019-05-30

China hits back with new tariffs; President Donald Trump vows to 'respond' Friday The Chinese government retaliated against the United States on Friday by announcing two rounds of new punitive taxes on $75 billion worth of American...
16:16 2019-08-23

Congressman threatens to block Donald Trump's tariffs as talks with Mexico enter second day The Democratic chairman of a key congressional committee says he will take steps to block President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Mexico. ...
19:48 2019-06-06

Tim Cook tells Donald Trump that U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports could hurt Apple, help Samsung President Donald Trump said he had spoken with Apple's Chief Executive Tim Cook about U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from Sam...
07:32 2019-08-19

Chamber of Commerce blasts Trump on tariffs — and then the president calls CNBC to fight back The president's tariff strategy "creates uncertainty with our trading partners," says a top official at the world's largest business lobbyi...
09:48 2019-06-10

Apple Mac Pros Will Face Tariffs if Production Moves to China, Vows President Trump (SAN FRANCISCO) — President Donald Trump has vowed to slap tariffs on Apple’s Mac Pros if the company shifts production of the computer f...
14:16 2019-07-31

Trump aides reportedly convinced him to delay Chinese tariffs by arguing they'd 'ruin Christmas' Trade advisers to President Trump ostensibly appealed to his softer side, suggesting that he delay planned tariffs on China that could "ruin Christma...
05:16 2019-08-18

Trump Lifts Metal Tariffs and Delays Auto Levies, Limiting Global Trade Fight President Trump said he would remove metal tariffs on Canada and Mexico and delay auto tariffs, stepping back from opening another front in a global ...
07:16 2019-05-22

Christmas in August: Trump delays China tariffs for ornaments, sweaters, mittens, and Santa beards President Trump said Tuesday that the White House was delaying implementing 10% tariffs on some Chinese goods in order to not disrupt the fall and wi...
20:16 2019-08-13

Tariffs as a weapon? Immigration deal with Mexico may embolden Donald Trump in trade talks with China White House says threat of tariffs helped the U.S. reach an immigration deal with Mexico. Could it have the same result in trade talks with China? &...
17:32 2019-06-11

Trump’s ‘Second Thoughts’ On China Trade War? The White House Says He Meant He Wished He’d Raised Tariffs Even Higher (BIARRITZ, France) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that he had second thoughts about escalating the trade war with China, but the White Ho...
10:32 2019-08-25

Trump retaliates in trade war by escalating tariffs on Chinese imports and demanding companies cut ties with China The slide came as the trade war between the United States and China worsened Friday, with Beijing imposing retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion in Amer...
18:00 2019-08-23