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UPDATE 1-Trump China tariffs could cost billions for consumers - retailer study

If the United States does impose tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese goods, it would cost U.S. consumers $12.2 billion more for apparel, footwear, toys and household appliances each year, the National Retail Federation (NRF) sa...

UPDATE 1-Trump China tariffs could cost billions for consumers - retailer study

Source: reuters.com

Trump’s latest China tariffs will cost U.S. consumers $200 per year: economists That cost would come on top of the roughly $830 cost imposed per household from Trump’s existing tariffs, according to a New York Federal Reserve ana...
00:32 2019-08-03

Mexico tariffs could cost automakers billions Faced with President Trump's tariff threat on Mexico, automakers are planning to delay some vehicle shipments from Mexico, people briefed on the plan...
18:32 2019-06-04

Mexico tariffs could cost automakers billions; GOP may block Faced with President Trump's tariff threat on Mexico, automakers are planning to delay some vehicle shipments from Mexico, people briefed on the plan...
17:16 2019-06-04

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

Trump’s trade war comes for consumers: Tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year, JP Morgan forecasts American consumers have been largely shielded from previous rounds of tariffs. But that will change when 10 percent levies on $112 billion in Chinese...
10:48 2019-08-20

Trump’s trade war comes for consumers: Tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year, JPMorgan forecasts American consumers have been largely shielded from previous rounds of tariffs. But that will change when 10 percent levies on $112 billion in Chinese...
13:16 2019-08-20

If China and the US split the tech world, that could come at a cost to consumers Mahendra Negi, chief financial officer of Trend Micro, says if companies are forced to develop different sets of technologies, then it will raise cos...
04:32 2019-05-28

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

Latest China Tariffs Will Cost $831 per Household, Report Says The latest increase in tariffs on Chinese imports is costing the average U.S. household $831 a year through higher prices and reduced economic effici...
22:16 2019-05-23

U.S. tariffs on China to cost American households: NY Fed research The newest round of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports will cost the typical American household $831 annually, researchers said on Thursday, as the Trum...
16:32 2019-05-23

Farmers slam Trump's China tariffs despite billions spent on aid packages — 'farmers do not want a payout' Reuters/Jonathan Ernst The US collected $63 billion in tariffs in the year through to June, abut half of which was from new tariffs on China. But ro...
10:48 2019-08-08

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

IMF study: U.S. tariffs against China hurting Americans most The lasting trade dispute between the United States and China is taking an unexpected toll on American businesses and consumers, a new study by the I...
13:16 2019-05-23

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-China strikes back at U.S. with new tariffs on $75 bln in goods China said on Friday it will impose retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, putting as much as an extra 10% on top of exis...
14:00 2019-08-23

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

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Apple says U.S. tariffs on China to hurt global competitiveness Apple Inc said proposed U.S. tariffs on goods from China, including iPhones, iPads, and Macs, will reduce the company's contributions to the U.S. eco...
11:16 2019-06-20

UPDATE 2-U.S. firms say China tariffs will raise costs, see few sourcing alternatives A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for producing clothing, electr...
19:32 2019-06-17

Hurricane Dorian destruction set to cost Bahamas 'up to billions' Deputy PM sets out scale of damage as death toll rises and images show whole areas razedThe destruction caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas cou...
09:48 2019-09-04

Yearslong Tax Dispute Could Cost Big Tech Companies Billions A long-running tax dispute is racking up a potentially hefty price tag of nearly $2 billion and counting for dozens of big U.S. companies, including ...
07:48 2019-09-03

UPDATE 3-U.S. to delay China tariffs on some products, including laptops, cell phones The Trump administration on Tuesday delayed imposing a 10% import tariff on laptops, cell phones, video game consoles and a wide range of other produ...
12:16 2019-08-13

The new front in Trump's trade war could cost consumers at least $93 billion Based on 2018 trade numbers, it would equate to a tax on U.S. consumers that would start at $18.6 billion and escalate to about $93 billion. Those fi...
13:16 2019-05-31

Maintaining State Parks in a Warming World Could Cost Billions National parks may get all the prestige, but state parks do the heavy lifting when it comes to outdoor recreation in the U.S. They saw 807 million vi...
16:48 2019-06-03

No-deal Brexit would cost UK car makers billions in emission fines No-deal Brexit would mean UK car makers can't rely on European sales to balance out their fleet emissions average Line-ups of more than 40 UK-based...
03:16 2019-07-01

Target and tariffs: The retailer has plans to limit higher prices Target plans to lessen the impact tariffs will have on the retailer’s prices, the company said on Wednesday. Details were not disclosed.  ...
20:48 2019-05-22

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions: report Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the...
14:00 2019-09-18

LGBT groups and tech companies warn that a Texas bill could cost the state billions The LGBTQ community and major employers say a bill passed by the Texas Senate is a license to discriminate, giving professionals the right to turn aw...
11:16 2019-05-21

Trump finally acknowledges his tariffs could hit consumers With his announcement of a delay in tariffs on Chinese goods, President Trump contradicted his own mantra that the Chinese are paying the full price ...
04:32 2019-08-14

The Milky Way swallowed another galaxy billions of years ago, study says A new study suggests that the Milky Way slammed into a smaller “dwarf” galaxy long ago, swallowing up a huge amount of mass and using it as fuel to c...
16:01 2019-07-24

Google Makes Billions From News Without Paying Publishers: Study Google took in some $4.7 billion in revenue in 2018 from "crawling and scraping" news websites without paying publishers, according to an industry-sp...
03:48 2019-06-11

Factbox: Next rounds of Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods to hit consumers U.S. President Donald Trump's next round of tariffs on Chinese imports is scheduled to take effect starting on Sunday, escalating the trade war betwe...
09:48 2019-08-31

UPDATE 3-Hudson's Bay chairman puts together $1.3 bln offer for retailer Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker said on Monday he had teamed up with other shareholders to offer to take the struggling Canadian dep...
19:16 2019-06-10

89 Percent of Indian Consumers Prefer to Do Their Shopping Online: Study Smartphones have also emerged as the most preferred medium for all shopping activities with 89 percent of consumers currently being able to do all th...
08:32 2019-05-31

Store executives starting to worry about tariffs’ effects on consumers Americans continue to shop, vacation and buy cars but businesses are worried that President Donald Trump's tariffs will depress consumer spendin...
23:16 2019-08-21

UPDATE 1-Cannabis retailer Curaleaf to expand US footprint with Grassroots buy U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would buy privately held GR Companies Inc (Grassroots) in a cash and stock deal val...
09:32 2019-07-17

UPDATE 1-Brazil retailer Grupo SBF again raises offer for Netshoes Brazilian retailer Grupo SBF SA, which controls sports retailer Centauro, has raised its bid for Netshoes Ltd, the firm said late on Tuesday, as a bi...
21:48 2019-05-29

UPDATE 1-Brazil retailer Magazine Luiza Q2 profit jumps 175% Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Magazine Luiza SA said on Monday its second-quarter net profit almost tripled year-on-year, helped by no...
20:32 2019-08-12

High-quality cars aren't always the ones consumers want to buy, finds new JD Power study A new study by J.D. Power & Associates finds that some traditional quality laggards can score higher when it comes to automotive performance, executi...
13:48 2019-07-24

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 automa...
20:32 2019-08-01

UPDATE 2-Control of Brazil retailer Via Varejo shifts to Klein family from GPA Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family on Friday gained control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA from retailer GPA SA in an auction...
23:32 2019-06-14

UPDATE 3-Control of Brazil retailer Via Varejo shifts to Klein family from GPA Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family on Friday gained control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA from retailer GPA SA in an auction...
11:48 2019-06-15

‘In the Spirit of Achieving Fair Trade,’ Trump Raises Tariffs on Hundreds of Billions of Chinese Imports (Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump said he’s raising tariffs further on Chinese imports in response to Beijing’s retaliation earl...
19:48 2019-08-23

UPDATE 1-GPA sells control in appliance retailer Via Varejo to group led by shareholder Klein -sources Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family are taking over control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA, spending less than initially expec...
19:32 2019-06-14

UPDATE 3-Equifax to pay $700 mln over 2017 data breach, compensate consumers Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc will pay up to $700 million to settle U.S. federal and state probes into a massive 2017 data breach of personal ...
11:48 2019-07-22

UPDATE 5-Ten U.S. states sue to stop Sprint-T-Mobile deal, saying consumers will be hurt Ten states led by New York and California filed a lawsuit on Tuesday to stop T-Mobile US Inc's $26 billion purchase of Sprint Corp, warning that cons...
17:48 2019-06-11

Tariffs and new streamers will cost you in 2019 Look for devices from China--laptops, notebooks, phones, televisions and the likes, to cost more, due to President Donald Trump's tariffs. ...
09:16 2019-05-21

Study finds that a GPS outage would cost $1 billion per day Enlarge / The first of the Air Force's new GPS 3 satellites launches on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in December, 2018. (credit: SpaceX) Since becoming...
15:48 2019-06-14

China Looks For Uighurs In Egypt, Where It's Pouring Billions Into Infra Abdulmalik Abdulaziz, an Uighur student, was arrested and handcuffed by Egyptian police and when they removed his blindfold he was surprised to see C...
08:48 2019-08-18

Analyst: U.S.-China trade war about to turn against consumers U.S. consumers could feel the sting of new tariffs on Chinese goods before Christmas as a prolonged trade war makes a recession more likely, U.S. ana...
07:00 2019-08-29

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

Tariffs on tap: Craft breweries facing increased steel, aluminum costs — and warn that costs may fall to consumers When it comes to the US-China trade war tariff talks, what’s on tap for craft breweries is dealing with the ripple effects of this impacting their bo...
08:31 2019-05-21

Study finds that climate change could cost U.S. up to 10.5% of its GDP by 2100 The report says that climate change could have hugely negative economic consequences for nearly all countries unless greenhouse gas emissions are qui...
00:00 2019-08-20

When new, higher tariffs are scheduled to start on Chinese imports and what may cost more President Trump announced new tariffs on Chinese imports Friday after Beijing said it'd retaliate against Trump's latest duties with its ow...
01:32 2019-08-24

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

Study: Cost of healthy food drives malnourishment globally New research shows price differences for healthy and unhealthy foods can lead to malnourishment, obesity and other diet-related health problems -- wi...
18:16 2019-07-23

Health Law Repeal Could Cost 18 Million Their Insurance, Study Finds The Congressional Budget Office said 18 million people would lose their insurance in the first year, with that number and costs rising over 10 years....
10:16 2019-05-21

Seeking shelter from trade war, fund managers bet on China's consumers China may be an odd choice for investors seeking shelter from a Sino-U.S. trade war. Yet, money managers in Asia are pouring funds into Chinese stock...
04:32 2019-06-13

Toyota tells US dealers Mexico tariffs could cost suppliers up to $1 billion The email also told dealers that 65% of the Tacoma midsize pickup trucks it plans to sell in the U.S. market in 2019 will be imported from its plant ...
17:32 2019-06-04

Fortifying Wheat Cost Effective Way Of Preventing Vitamin D Deficiency: Study The study has said that fortifying wheat with this essential nutrient could prevent around 10 million cases of Vitamin D deficiency, over the next 90...
14:48 2019-08-21

Study: Fighting climate change is more cost-effective than cleaning up the mess The cost of letting climate change run its course and dealing with the consequences would be much higher than the cost of curbing emissions, new rese...
15:48 2019-09-20

Renewed Chinese Auto Tariffs Would Cost U.S. Jobs, Industry Coalition Warns China imported 190,118 U.S.-made vehicles in 2018, down by 35% from a year earlier, according to data from country's top auto importer Sinomach Auto,...
08:32 2019-08-24

Power from Kenya's planned Lamu plant could cost 10 times more than estimated: study Electricity from a coal-fired power plant due to be built in Kenya by a Kenyan-Chinese consortium will cost consumers up to 10 times more than planne...
13:32 2019-06-11

EXPLAINER-Trump's China tariffs: Paid by U.S. importers, not by China With U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement on Thursday of tariffs on another $300 billion of Chinese imports, nearly all goods from China will b...
20:32 2019-08-01

Explainer - Trump's China tariffs: Paid by U.S. importers, not by China With U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement on Thursday of tariffs on another $300 billion of Chinese imports, nearly all goods from China will b...
21:16 2019-08-01

Trump Could Raise Tariffs on China. Here’s How China Could Respond. Beijing could match what the United States does, and its options include upping the ante in untraditional ways. But most of its choices come with dra...
13:32 2019-05-21

UPDATE 1-Sasol raises cost estimate for U.S. plant by around $1 bln Sasol has raised the expected cost of its U.S. ethane cracker project by around $1 billion following a review by the project's new management, the So...
03:16 2019-05-22

UPDATE 4-Wells Fargo tempers cost-cutting outlook Wells Fargo & Co reported higher quarterly earnings on Tuesday, due in part to lower expenses, but the bank reined in its outlook for cost cuts to in...
14:32 2019-07-16

UPDATE 1-Roche personalized cancer treatment to cost about $204,560 a year Roche Holding AG has priced at about $204,560 a year its personalized cancer treatment, Rozlytrek, that targets tumors with specific genetic mutation...
12:32 2019-08-16

UPDATE 2-Centene shares dip as investors fret about medical cost forecast Centene Corp on Tuesday beat quarterly sales estimates and raised its 2019 earnings forecast, but warned of higher medical costs, sending its shares ...
10:16 2019-07-23

UPDATE 1-Lockheed Martin says F-35 cost cuts a year ahead of plan Lockheed Martin is a year ahead of schedule with its plan to cut the cost of its F-35 A fighter jet variant to $80 million by 2020, the U.S. company ...
05:32 2019-06-13

UPDATE 2-Kansas City Southern profit beats on cost controls Kansas City Southern reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as cost controls helped the U.S. railroad to make up for flat carload volume a...
13:32 2019-07-19

UPDATE 1-Kansas City Southern profit beats on cost controls Kansas City Southern reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as cost controls helped the U.S. railroad to make up for flat carload volume a...
10:01 2019-07-19

UPDATE 1-Campbell's profit beats estimates on cost cuts, shares rise U.S. food company Campbell Soup Co reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit, benefiting from cost cuts, sending shares up 5% before the be...
10:00 2019-08-30

UPDATE 4-Halliburton profit beats as company cuts cost; shares rise Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit as its largest oil-well services unit exceeded expectations, putting the ...
13:32 2019-07-22

UPDATE 1-Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 bln euros by 2023 - source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will ...
22:16 2019-09-14

UPDATE 3-Halliburton profit beats as company cuts cost; shares surge Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit as its Completions and Production unit outperformed expectations, pushing...
11:48 2019-07-22

UPDATE 2-Canadian Pacific beats estimates on higher crude shipments, cost control Canadian Pacific Railway reported a better-than-expected adjusted quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the country's second-largest railroad operator cont...
11:32 2019-07-16

UPDATE 3-Wells Fargo posts higher profit on cost controls, rise in loans Wells Fargo & Co reported higher quarterly profit on Tuesday despite flat revenue as the bank benefited from lower costs. Revenue declined at Wells' ...
11:32 2019-07-16

UPDATE 3-Union Pacific cost cuts sheltered profit amid freight slowdown Union Pacific Corp on Thursday reported a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street estimates, as the U.S. railroad operator cut costs and raised rates ...
16:16 2019-07-18

UPDATE 1-Lee, Wrangler jeans maker Kontoor beats profit estimates as cost cuts pay off Kontoor Brands Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as the denim apparel maker's efforts to cut costs post its spinoff fr...
07:48 2019-08-08

UPDATE 1-In jab at U.S., China vice president says world cannot shut China out China and the rest of the world must co-exist, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan said on Monday, in an indirect jab at the United States with which ...
01:16 2019-07-08

Trade war with China could cost Apple dearly Analysts wonder if China will ban sales or production of Apple devices in retaliation for U.S. stance on local giant Huawei. Earnings could fall 29%....
20:48 2019-05-22

US-China trade war to cost $455bn in lost output, says IMF Christine Lagarde says world must avoid the ‘self-inflicted wounds’ of a tit-for-tat wrangle The International Monetary Fund has called for a speedy ...
12:16 2019-06-05

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

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

UPDATE 1-Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts -German official European Union member states should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts in the coming months, a senior German official said late on Tuesday, fol...
16:16 2019-07-10

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

UPDATE 2-Insurance, economy, tariffs weigh on Berkshire Hathaway Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday said its quarterly operating profit fell more than analysts expected, as weakness in insurance underwriting, a slo...
13:16 2019-08-03

UPDATE 1-India to impose retaliatory tariffs on 28 U.S. goods from Sunday India will impose higher retaliatory tariffs on 28 U.S. products including almonds, apples and walnuts from Sunday, following Washington's withdrawal...
07:48 2019-06-16

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

UPDATE 2-Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts -German official European Union member states should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts in the months ahead, a senior German official warned late on Tuesday, ju...
23:16 2019-07-10

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

UPDATE 2-Costco looking at alternative sourcing, price hikes as tariffs loom Costco Wholesale Corp on Thursday reported quarterly profit and revenue that beat Wall Street estimates and said it would tackle the proposed round o...
20:16 2019-05-30

UPDATE 1-Best Buy's annual sales outlook misses estimates as tariffs loom Best Buy Co Inc forecast annual same-store sales below analysts' estimates on Thursday, citing new U.S. tariffs set to be imposed on Chinese imports,...
08:00 2019-08-29

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

UPDATE 2-USTR proposes $4 bln in potential additional tariffs over EU aircraft subsidies Just days after reaching a truce in the U.S.-China trade war, the U.S. government on Monday ratcheted up pressure on Europe in a long-running dispute...
00:32 2019-07-02

Trump may be able to order US firms out of China but it will cost him politically, says business leader U.S. President Donald Trump may have the power to order American companies in China to leave the world's second largest economy, but it would co...
03:16 2019-09-03

REFILE-UPDATE 3-Best Buy keeps full-year view, warns of higher prices from more tariffs Best Buy Co Inc on Thursday stuck to its full-year forecast due to the impact of the latest U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports and warned any new levies...
16:16 2019-05-23

UPDATE 3-Walmart 'concerned' U.S. tariffs will raise Mexican fresh produce prices Walmart Inc Chief Executive Doug McMillon said on Friday the retailer was concerned that fresh produce prices would rise if tariffs are placed on imp...
19:00 2019-06-07

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

Investors Shrug Off China's Slump, Count On Consumers to Spend, Spend, Spend Chinese alcohol, sportswear, travel and home-appliance stocks have scaled record highs, reflecting rising confidence about the outlook for consumer s...
13:16 2019-07-31

UPDATE 1-Lynparza stalls pancreatic cancer in patients with BRCA mutations -study AstraZeneca and Merck & Co's Lynparza helped patients with advanced pancreatic cancer who carry BRCA gene mutations go nearly twice as long without t...
14:00 2019-06-02

UPDATE 1-German economy minister remains hopeful on tariffs, aircraft subsidy dispute German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier on Thursday said he sees a 50-50 chance of averting U.S. auto tariffs, and that it will likely take weeks or m...
13:32 2019-07-11

When It Comes to Tariffs, Many U.S. Companies Are on China's Side As President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping gear up for the G-20 summit, U.S. businesses are warning that new 25% duties on $300 billion a ye...
17:16 2019-06-27

Oil falls as US, China add more tariffs in trade war Oil prices weakened on Monday after new tariffs imposed by the United States and China came into force, raising concerns about a further hit to globa...
11:48 2019-09-02

China waives tariffs on some US goods China just waived import tariffs on more than a dozen US goods. It's the first time Beijing has issued such exemptions since the US-China trade war b...
16:16 2019-09-11

Here are 5 steps China could take to hurt the US beyond more tariffs China might take other measures beyond tariffs to strike back at the U.S. economy during the escalating trade war.       &...
10:48 2019-05-27

China vows countermeasures after new U.S. tariffs The government in Beijing said Thursday it will retaliate for a new round of U.S. tariffs for Chinese exports to the United States, even though Presi...
11:32 2019-08-16

Trump says 'at least' $300B in new China tariffs possible President Trump said Thursday that while trade negotiations remain ongoing with China, his administration was preparing "at least" $300 billion in ne...
15:48 2019-06-06

Trump and China tussle over tariffs Now, what’s a president to do? President Trump made a big bet when he said last week that he was going to impose stiff tariffs on billions of dollars...
09:16 2019-08-06

UPDATE 2-BMW sells cars globally despite tariffs, no reason to change Mexico plans -board member BMW sees no reason to change its plans for Mexico in the wake of U.S. threats to slap duties on Mexican imports, a board member of the German carmake...
22:48 2019-06-06

Exclusive: New Study Says U.S. Can’t Win the Trade War and Neither Can China The escalating U.S.-China trade war is unwinnable by either side, according to new research shown exclusively to TIME. On Sept. 1, the Trump Administ...
12:16 2019-09-06

China will be retaliating with new tariffs as trade war continues China reportedly ramped up the ongoing trade war with the US on Friday, announcing it will impose new tariffs on $75 billion worth of American produc...
12:32 2019-08-23

Turmoil as tariffs rift grows between US, China Donald Trump orders American companies to seek alternatives to operating in China, hours after Beijing announced new trade sanctions. Analyst Amanda ...
07:32 2019-08-24

Factbox: China's tariffs on U.S. commodities and energy In the escalating China-U.S. trade war Beijing on Aug. 23 retaliated with tariffs on about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods including imposing additio...
15:00 2019-08-26

Trump says he'll decide on China tariffs after G-20 summit President Trump said Thursday that he would make a decision on whether to impose 25% tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods after the G-20 summit i...
15:48 2019-06-06

Japanese shares dip after activation of U.S-China tariffs Japanese shares dipped on Monday as the weekend activation by the United States and China of tariffs on some of each other's goods deepened the ongoi...
01:16 2019-09-02

US, China Tariffs May Lower Global GDP By 0.8% In 2020: IMF Tariffs that have been imposed or threatened by the United States and China could shave 0.8% off global economic output in 2020 and trigger additiona...
17:16 2019-09-12

U.S., China increase tariffs as trade war escalates The United States and China went ahead with their latest tariff increases on each other’s goods Sunday, potentially raising prices Americans pay for ...
09:16 2019-09-01

U.S. surfboard makers not so stoked about China tariffs President Donald Trump's decision to slap 10% tariffs on imported surfboards convinced surf executive Sue Bowers to move factory jobs out of China ...
08:00 2019-08-16

Apple voices opposition to US tariffs on China Apple is one of several American companies to formally oppose plans by US President Donald Trump to impose tariffs on $300 billion-worth of Chinese-m...
05:32 2019-06-21

China Announces New Tariffs on $75 Billion in U.S. Goods (BEIJING) — China on Friday announced tariff hikes on $75 billion of U.S. products in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s latest pla...
13:00 2019-08-23

Trump Threatens China With Further $300 Billion Of Tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to hit China with "at least" another $300 billion of tariffs but said he thought both China and Mexico wanted ...
04:16 2019-06-06

Next round of U.S. tariffs on China at least a month away: Mnuchin The United States is at least a month from enacting its proposed tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese imports as it studies the impact on consumers, U....
15:01 2019-05-22

China, U.S. kick off new round of tariffs in trade war China and the United States began imposing additional tariffs on each other's goods on Sunday, the latest escalation in a bruising trade war, despite...
04:16 2019-09-01

US companies voice alarm over China tariffs American businesses are telling the Trump administration that an escalating trade war with China will hurt the U.S. economy. This comes as public hea...
13:32 2019-06-17

China to slap tariffs on $75 billion in US goods China plans to slap new tariffs on $75 billion worth of American products as retaliation against President Trump’s latest round of duties in the late...
11:32 2019-08-23

China retaliatory tariffs on US goods come into force No end seems to be in sight for the bitter trade spat between the US and China, as Beijing's retaliatory tariffs on US goods kick in. China now plans...
01:32 2019-06-01

Trump to Delay Tariffs on China by Two Weeks President Trump says the U.S. will delay by two weeks a planned increase in tariffs on some Chinese imports, a move that could ease chilled relations...
22:16 2019-09-11

China vows to retaliate if U.S. imposes new tariffs The Chinese government said Friday it will retaliate if U.S. President Donald Trump follows through with new tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese...
12:16 2019-08-02

Here are the 16 American products China just exempted from tariffs AP China said Wednesday it would temporarily shield a small number of American products from tariffs. That came days before officials were scheduled...
18:16 2019-09-11

Hyatt CEO doubling down on China expansion despite tariffs Hyatt Hotels CEO Mark Hoplamazian speaks with CNBC's Seema Mody's at the NYU Hospitality Investment Conference in New York, where he discus...
03:32 2019-06-04

China to Impose Tariffs on $75 Billion More of U.S. Goods China will impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of additional U.S. products in response to U.S. tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods. The country ...
09:00 2019-08-23

WTO rules China could sanction U.S. over Obama-era tariffs The United States is in breach of a World Trade Organization ruling and is subject to sanctions from China unless it removes certain tariffs against ...
07:32 2019-07-17

Trump: Decision on ramping up China tariffs soon President Donald Trump says he will make a decision about ramping up tariffs on China after he speaks with President Xi at a G-20 summit of nations l...
14:16 2019-06-06

Sony says PS4 and PS5 prices could go up if US continues China tariffs You may not yet have personally felt the impact of the tariffs the US has placed on China, but if you plan on picking up a PlayStation 5 when it laun...
16:32 2019-07-31

600 companies warn Trump on China tariffs American retailers, manufacturers and tech companies warned President Donald Trump on Thursday that tariffs on China will damage the US economy, lead...
12:48 2019-06-14

American businesses in China: Tariffs are hurting us Trump's latest tariff increase — and Beijing's counterpunch — are hitting U.S. companies in China, according to a survey of American firms ...
00:48 2019-05-22

Mexico, China tariffs driving markets down Stocks tumbled on Wall Street Friday after the U.S. announced plans to expand its trade war to Mexico. (May 31)       ...
18:32 2019-05-31

UPDATE 1-Seattle Genetics, Astellas drug rapidly shrinks tumors in bladder cancer study An experimental drug developed by Seattle Genetics Inc and Astellas Pharma Inc led to significant, rapid tumor shrinkage in patients with advanced bl...
12:48 2019-06-03

UPDATE 1-Retrophin drug to treat nervous system disorder fails late-stage study Retrophin Inc said on Thursday its treatment for a rare neurological disorder failed to meet the main goal of improving patient's ability to conduct ...
08:48 2019-08-22

92% of apparel imports from China will be hit with tariffs—here's how companies are coping Most companies have used strategies to mitigate the tariffs, such as changing the materials used or timing shipments to arrive earlier to evade the S...
14:00 2019-08-30

New China tariffs to hit $75B in U.S. imports, including extra 25% car duty China, in retaliation for President Trump’s latest levies on Chinese imports, will reinstate extra duties on U.S. light vehicles starting Dec. 15 as ...
21:00 2019-08-23

Tariffs are forcing Big Tech to move production out of China In response to the Trump administration's trade war with China, major tech companies are preparing to relocate key manufacturing operations. Acc...
18:16 2019-06-12

Trump: things 'going along very well' with China as markets fall over tariffs US imposed new tariff on $300bn of Chinese goodsPresident falsely claims US consumers not paying tariff costsDonald Trump has said things are “going ...
11:48 2019-08-03

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

"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

China, U.S. levy new retaliatory tariffs against each other; stocks drop President Donald Trump on Friday increased tariffs against Chinese goods hours after Beijing announced new punitive taxes on $75 billion worth of U.S...
18:32 2019-08-23

US companies' message to Trump: Don't expand China tariffs Businesses, trade groups, and individuals have written to complain that tariffs would drive up prices for consumers, squeeze profits, and leave U.S. ...
10:32 2019-06-17

IMF Warns Increasing US Tariffs Could Cut China's Growth Sharply China's economy already is slowing amid the trade conflict with the United States, but if Washington were to ramp up tariffs even further it could cu...
23:16 2019-08-09

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

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

'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

Tariffs 'killed' LNG exports from the US to China: Wood Mackenzie Nicholas Browne of Wood Mackenzie says there is a risk of shut-ins in U.S. liquefied natural gas capacity if there is a slowdown in Chinese LNG impor...
08:32 2019-06-28

Asia stocks mixed as new US-China tariffs go into effect Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday as the latest round of U.S. and China tariffs kicked into effect over the weekend, while investors digested bette...
05:16 2019-09-02

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

Tariffs are no longer China's biggest problem in the trade war The decoupling push is quite different than any U.S. efforts to get China to open up more of its economy. Instead, it focuses on reducing America...
15:48 2019-09-06

China says existing U.S. tariffs must be removed for a trade deal Existing U.S. tariffs will have to be removed if there is to be a trade deal between Beijing and Washington, China's commerce ministry said on Thursd...
06:48 2019-07-04

Are tariffs against China bringing factories and jobs back to the U.S.? About 41% of U.S. companies are considering or have relocated manufacturing outside China but fewer than 6% have or are considering relocating to U.S...
08:32 2019-07-12

Stocks fall as China threatens to retaliate for new tariffs Stocks tumbled Friday toward their worst week of 2019, as investors fretted over an escalating trade war with China. The Dow Jones industrial average...
06:16 2019-08-03

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

Adidas, Nike, PUMA Say New Tariffs On China Would Be 'Catastrophic' Adidas, Nike and PUMA on Tuesday urged US President Donald Trump to prevent the shoe industry from falling victim to the trade war with China, saying...
02:32 2019-05-22

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

WRAPUP 3-Next round of U.S. tariffs on China at least a month away -Mnuchin The United States is at least a month from enacting its proposed tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese imports as it studies the impact on consumers, U....
14:16 2019-05-22

Day After US Hikes Tariffs, China Lodges Trade Complaint With WTO China said Monday it had lodged a complaint against the United States with the World Trade Organization (WTO), one day after new tariffs imposed by W...
15:16 2019-09-02

Trump defends stance on China trade after new tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that things are going well with China, insisting U.S. consumers are not paying for import taxes he has i...
09:48 2019-08-03

Kudlow does not expect China to retaliate against latest U.S. tariffs White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Sunday that he does not expect China to retaliate against additional tariffs on Chinese goods that ...
15:32 2019-08-25

China to Exempt U.S. Soybeans, Pork From Punitive Tariffs China’s move to exempt certain agricultural products from retaliatory tariffs appears aimed at addressing one of President Trump’s most pressing dema...
21:32 2019-09-13

China strikes back at U.S. with new tariffs on $75 billion in goods China said on Friday it will impose retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, putting as much as an extra 10% on top of exis...
15:48 2019-08-23

China tariffs could lead to a ‘Bible tax’ in the U.S., Christian publishers say The parent company of the two largest Bible publishers in the United States has warned the Trump administration that proposed tariffs on China would ...
12:48 2019-06-21

China puts $75bn of retaliatory tariffs on US goods Move puts additional 5% and 10% on imports in latest tit-for-tat between top two economiesChina has unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75bn ...
16:16 2019-08-23

Apple says U.S. tariffs on China to hurt global competitiveness Apple Inc said proposed U.S. tariffs on goods from China, including iPhones, iPads, and Macs, will reduce the company's contributions to the U.S. eco...
11:16 2019-06-20

China asks WTO to quash latest U.S. tariffs in new complaint China has asked the World Trade Organization to intervene in the trade war with the United States and will sue to stop the latest round of tariffs fr...
01:48 2019-09-04

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

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

China is lowering tariffs on other countries amid trade war with the US As Beijing has raised duties in response to the Trump administration's tariff announcements, it lowered trade barriers for exporters around the ...
11:16 2019-06-19

US President Donald Trump Hits China With More Tariffs The announcement on Thursday extends US President Donald Trump's trade tariffs to nearly all of the Chinese goods the US imports and marks an abrupt ...
11:32 2019-08-02

New Sept. 1 China tariffs could include these Apple products New 10% levy on Chinese imports runs the gamut from film cameras, golf balls and ducks. Apple's higher priced computers and phones could be hit ...
14:00 2019-08-16

'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

How Much More Expensive Will Clothing Be Under Trump's China Import Tariffs? By now you may have heard that increasing tariffs on imports from China may impact the cost of everything from sneakers to patio furniture by up to 2...
17:32 2019-06-06

Trump to decide on $300 billion China tariffs after G20 meeting U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would decide whether to carry out his threat to hit Beijing with tariffs on at least $300 billion in ...
13:16 2019-06-06

China threatens corporate hit-list on eve of new tariffs on U.S. imports China threatened on Friday to unveil an unprecedented hit-list of "unreliable" foreign firms, groups and individuals that harm the interests of Chine...
09:16 2019-05-31

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

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

U.S. exempts some medical, electronic devices from China tariffs The Trump administration will exempt 110 Chinese products, from medical equipment to key capacitors, from hefty tariffs, it said on Tuesday, offering...
16:48 2019-07-09

US delays China tariffs for laptops and mobile phones The US is to delay imposing 10% tariffs on a number of Chinese products including laptops and phones until December - helping Wall Street shares boun...
22:16 2019-08-13

US and China begin imposing new tariffs as trade war escalates Chinese exports worth $125bn will face new taxes from 1 September, while China places levy on oil as agreement becomes more distant China and the Uni...
05:16 2019-09-01

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

$300 billion in China tariffs still loom as a business worry Business groups warn that President Trump's Saturday announcement that the White House would not impose $300 billion in new tariffs on Chinese goods ...
06:01 2019-07-02

Stocks rebound on US plan to delay some China tariffs Stocks notched solid gains Tuesday after the U.S. said it would hold off on tariffs of Chinese imports of mobile phones, toys and several other items...
18:32 2019-08-13

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

US delays China tariffs after Beijing eases some restrictions President Trump said the US will delay a tariff hike for two weeks after China announced it will lift some trade restrictions. The mutual concessions...
21:48 2019-09-11

U.S. removes some China tariffs, delays others as talks continue The U.S. Trade Representative office on Tuesday removed certain items from the China tariff list due to "health, safety, national security and other ...
16:00 2019-08-13

Trump says China is paying tariffs, but U.S. companies keep getting the bill Businesses are coping with the trade war by swallowing smaller profits, implementing selective price increases and shifting their Chinese orders to f...
12:16 2019-07-23

U.S.-China Trade Talks to Resume, but New Tariffs Could Complicate Them Beijing’s top trade negotiator is set to go to Washington in early October, after President’s Trump new penalties on Chinese goods are set to kick in...
05:32 2019-09-05

Stocks soar after US delays plans for some China tariffs Stocks surge on Wall Street after the U.S. government delays new tariffs on certain goods imported from China and remove tariffs on other goods entir...
15:00 2019-08-13

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

Stocks shiver as new U.S.-China tariffs add to global gloom Global stock prices fell on Monday after the United States and China imposed new tariffs on each other's goods, reinforcing investors' worries over s...
00:48 2019-09-02

Trump announces more tariffs on goods made in China The US plans to add more tariffs to Chinese imports starting September 1st. President Donald Trump made the announcement on Twitter, stating the nati...
21:32 2019-08-01

Will Decide On China's Tariffs After G20 Meeting: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump said that he would wait until after a G20 meeting in Japan at the end of the month before deciding whether to impose new ta...
10:48 2019-06-06

U.S. Delays Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holidays President Trump pushed off imposing a new 10 percent tariff on cellphones, laptop computers, toys and other goods until Dec. 15. Some other items wer...
22:16 2019-08-13

China rejects threats, tariffs as way to resolve trade war BEIJING (AP) — China’s Commerce Ministry says officials on both sides are preparing for a meeting of Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping nex...
07:00 2019-06-20

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

Asia trade mixed as new US-China tariffs go into effect Stocks in Asia were mixed in Monday morning trade as the latest round of U.S. and China tariffs kicked into effect over the weekend. Investors also d...
00:16 2019-09-02

Oil falls amid new round of tariffs in US-China trade war Oil prices fell on Monday after new tariffs imposed by the United States and China came into force, raising concerns about a further hit to global gr...
00:16 2019-09-02

Don’t Blame China’s Tariffs for Soybeans’ 2018 Slump From spring 2018 to late September, soybean prices plunged 20% to end at their lowest level in a decade. Mainstream experts were united: The catalyst...
10:48 2019-05-21

Chamber of Commerce slams new Trump tariffs on China The Chamber of Commerce, the nation's largest business trade federation, slammed President Trump's announcement that he would enact tariffs on an add...
17:48 2019-08-02

China's war on pollution could boost solar power - study China's efforts to reduce chronic air pollution could increase its ability to generate solar power by up to 13% by allowing more sunlight to reach th...
21:16 2019-07-08

China's latest retaliatory tariffs could pose trouble for Tesla The escalating trade war between the US and China could have particularly steep consequences for car brands. China's Finance Ministry has annou...
18:00 2019-08-23

Mike Pompeo Decries China's 'Bad Behaviour', Defends US Tariffs U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday decried "decades of bad behaviour" from China that have hampered free trade, laying out a case at a Sou...
02:48 2019-08-02

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

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'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

U.S. firms say China tariffs will raise costs, see few sourcing alternatives A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for producing clothing, electr...
05:32 2019-06-18

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

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 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

Farmers react cautiously to China excluding soy, pork from new tariffs Soy and pork prices jumped Friday after China announced it would exclude those commodities from its latest round of tariff escalations, but farmers s...
09:00 2019-09-14

US firms say China tariffs will raise costs, see few sourcing alternatives A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for producing clothing, electr...
03:32 2019-06-18

RH Raises Outlook, Plays Down Impact From Higher China Tariffs Luxury home-furnishing retailer RH raised its forecast for sales and profit this year, a move that cheered investors worried about the impact of high...
20:16 2019-06-12

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 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

Facing tariffs, Foxconn promises to assemble U.S. iPhones outside China A U.S.-China trade war won't imperil production of Apple's flagship product, as its key manufacturer has capacity outside China to supply U.S. demand...
12:32 2019-06-11

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

China Keeps Penalties on U.S. Pork and Soy While Exempting 16 Products From Additional Tariffs (BEIJING) — China announced Wednesday it will exempt American industrial grease and some other imports from tariff hikes in a trade war with Wa...
04:16 2019-09-11

Oil Slides as Latest China Tariffs Reignite Demand Fears Oil prices fell after China said it would impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of additional U.S. products including crude imports, the latest protect...
13:00 2019-08-23

China Raises Tariffs On US Goods Amid Escalating Tensions China on Saturday increased tariffs on billions worth of US goods as it prepares to unveil a blacklist of "unreliable" foreign companies that analyst...
09:48 2019-06-01

Democrats in presidential debate hint at no swift end to China tariffs Democratic presidential hopefuls criticized President Donald Trump's trade war with China but gave no hint they would work toward a quick resolution ...
04:16 2019-09-13

US Ports Brace For Surge Of Imports Ahead Of New Tariffs On China The latest lurches in President Donald Trump's trade war with China set the stage for a potential repeat of late 2018 when goods flooded into America...
01:00 2019-08-21

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

METALS-Shanghai copper falls to 3-week low on new U.S.-China tariffs China's copper futures prices fell to their lowest in three weeks, as demand prospects for base metals weakened following the latest escalation in th...
03:00 2019-08-26

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

US, China agree to new round of trade talks following escalating tariffs China and the United States agreed on Thursday to begin a new round of trade talks next month ​following retaliatory tariffs imposed earlier this wee...
10:00 2019-09-05

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

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

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

Tesla, Ford have the most to lose among US carmakers on China's new round of tariffs The two American car companies are among the top exporters of U.S.-produced vehicles to China along with BMW and Daimler/Mercedes-Benz, according to ...
15:00 2019-08-23

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

US STOCKS-Futures gain as Washington delays China tariffs U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday after President Donald Trump said the United States would delay scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of...
09:00 2019-09-12

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

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

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'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

China To Exempt Soybeans, Pork From Added Tariffs On US: Report China said Friday that some high-profile US agricultural products including pork and soybeans will be exempt from added tariffs, ahead of trade talks...
14:00 2019-09-13

Tech giant Lenovo says it's 'well-prepared' if the US slaps more tariffs on China President Donald Trump has threatened tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese goods — but Chinese PC-maker Lenovo is prepared to shift its p...
02:16 2019-05-24

China accused of using 'Made in Vietnam' labels to dodge US tariffs Chinese companies are using illegal "Made in Vietnam" labels to avoid tariffs imposed as part of the ongoing trade war with the US, Hanoi has claimed...
09:48 2019-06-11

China softens stance on trade after saying it has to take counter-measures to US tariffs "We hope the U.S. side will meet China half-way, and implement the consensus reached by the two leaders during their meeting in Osaka," China's ...
06:32 2019-08-16

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

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

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

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

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

Factbox: Tariffs in place or planned for nearly all goods traded by U.S. and China U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators are meeting in Washington this week to find ways to defuse a trade war that has roiled markets and triggered tit-f...
20:48 2019-09-19

U.S. to Delay Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holiday Shoppers The office of the United States trade representative said it would push off imposing new tariffs on cellphones, laptop computers, toys and other good...
12:16 2019-08-13

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

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

China's retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods take effect amid standoff An increase in Chinese tariffs on most U.S. imports on a $60 billion target list took effect as planned on Saturday, with Beijing retaliating against...
13:16 2019-05-31

U.S. to launch public hearings on additional China tariffs next week The U.S. Trade Representative's Office on Monday will kick off seven days of testimony from U.S. retailers, manufacturers and other businesses about ...
19:32 2019-06-14

China, US Escalate Trade War, Impose Additional Tariffs On Goods China and the United States began imposing additional tariffs on each other's goods on Sunday, the latest escalation in a bruising trade war, despite...
04:48 2019-09-01

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 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

Data: U.S. importers paid 3 times more in China tariffs in June The Trump administration's repeated acts to punitively tax China during the long-running trade conflict is costing U.S. businesses -- to the tune of ...
11:32 2019-08-07

China exports grow despite U.S. tariffs, but import slump most in nearly three years China's exports unexpectedly returned to growth in May despite higher U.S. tariffs, but imports fell the most in nearly three years in a further sign...
01:32 2019-06-10

Mnuchin threatens China with tariffs if they bail on trade deal Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin reportedly urged China to come back to trade talks, threatening more tariffs if Beijing doesn’t live up to its comm...
17:00 2019-06-08

Guess Sees Little Effect From Potential China Tariffs Increase Guess shares rose sharply in after-hours trading after the fashion retailer raised its profit forecast for its fiscal year and said it expects minima...
03:32 2019-08-29

How much higher could proposed tariffs against China push laptop prices? A new report claims that the Trump administration's latest tariff proposal on goods imported from China could raise prices on new laptops by 17 perce...
12:16 2019-06-22

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

China to maintain anti-dumping tariffs on U.S. distillers grains China's Ministry of Commerce on Wednesday said it will maintain anti-dumping and anti-subsidy tariffs on imports of U.S. distillers grains (DDGS), a ...
01:48 2019-06-19

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

Vietnam says that China is mislabeling products as Vietnamese to avoid U.S. tariffs According to Vietnamese officials, Chinese firms first export products to Vietnam, then change the labeling on packages before exporting the goods. ...
20:32 2019-06-10

Tariffs prompt US firms to rethink China business: survey US businesses in China are increasingly worried about the trade conflict between the US and China. They are bearing the brunt of tariffs and non-tari...
07:32 2019-05-22

Tesla, GM, Uber denied relief from U.S. tariffs on China goods The White House, citing 'Made in China 2025’ or other industrial programs, is expanding efforts to block the use of the country's technology in advan...
22:32 2019-06-13

Illegal Ozone-Depleting Gases Traced To China: Study Industries in northeastern China have spewed large quantities of an ozone-depleting gas into the atmosphere in violation of an international treaty, ...
16:00 2019-05-22

China responsible for surge in ozone-depleting emissions: study China is to blame for much of the increase in illegal ozone-depleting substances (ODS) since 2013, according a study published by the journal Nature ...
07:48 2019-05-23

China steel firms lagging on carbon compliance: study Chinese steel companies have fallen behind their international counterparts on energy efficiency and carbon compliance, putting them at risk of a sur...
15:32 2019-07-31

Tesla wins a tax exemption in China to offset trade-war tariffs (updated) The regulatory body in charge of cars in China has announced several Tesla vehicles will be exempt from its purchase tax, which should help offset an...
01:48 2019-08-31

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

China to raise import tariffs on U.S. scrap copper, aluminum from December 15 China will impose an extra 5% tariff on imports of copper scrap and aluminum scrap from the United States from Dec. 15, according to a list of retali...
02:00 2019-08-24

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

Senior China diplomat says more U.S. tariffs incorrect way to resolve trade dispute Threatening more tariffs on Chinese goods was not a correct or constructive way to resolve the U.S.-China trade dispute, senior Chinese diplomat Wang...
00:16 2019-08-02

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

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

China exempts some U.S. goods from retaliatory tariffs as fresh talks loom China announced its first batch of tariff exemptions for 16 types of U.S. products, days ahead of a planned meeting between trade negotiators from th...
08:16 2019-09-11

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

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

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

Tariffs, China sales weigh on Cisco outlook, shares slide Cisco Systems Inc said on Wednesday that impending U.S. tariffs and Chinese customers shunning the networking company's gear were weighing on its bus...
20:00 2019-08-14

China, US Delay Tariffs As "Goodwill" Act Ahead Of Fresh Trade Talks U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday welcomed China's decision to exempt some U.S. anti-cancer drugs and other goods from its tariffs and announc...
11:32 2019-09-12

New round of US-China trade tariffs worth $200 billion takes effect The introduction of an additional 15% tariff on thousands of goods has ratcheted up the Trump-Xi trade war. Although fresh trade talks will resume la...
05:48 2019-09-01

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

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

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

China's vice commerce minister says tariffs a threat to world economy China's Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen said on Monday that tariffs imposed by certain countries are a threat to the world economy, and that Chin...
22:16 2019-06-23

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

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

Stocks slump on weak manufacturing data as US-China tariffs kick in Stocks dropped Tuesday as weak manufacturing data added to fears of an escalating tariff war between the world’s two largest economies. The Institute...
16:48 2019-09-03

China tariffs on U.S. oil to pressure exports, Gulf Coast prices: traders China's threat on Friday to slap a 5% tariff on U.S. oil imports could further soften demand for physical crude at hubs along the U.S. Gulf Coast, wh...
14:32 2019-08-24

Unipec resells U.S. oil to India, South Korea after China tariffs -sources China's Unipec is reselling some of the crude oil it imports from the United States to buyers in India and South Korea to avoid tariffs Beijing impos...
08:32 2019-09-05

China Importers Seek To Lift Tariffs On US Farm Goods: Reports Chinese importers are applying to their government to lift tariffs on some US agricultural imports, state media reported on Sunday, three weeks after...
08:32 2019-07-21

China Drops Some U.S. Pork and Soybean Tariffs as Trade Tensions Ease Details were scant, but the move could help ease Chinese food prices and comes as trade talks between the two countries are set to resume next month....
07:16 2019-09-13

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

Tariffs pause China's purchases of American soybeans, report says Tariffs have prompted China to halt its new purchases of soybeans from the U.S., according to a Bloomberg report.       ...
16:48 2019-05-30

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

China will retaliate with tariffs on $75 billion more of US goods and resume auto duties China says the new tariffs will begin Sept. 1 and Dec. 15. That's when President Trump's latest tariffs on Chinese goods are to take effect...
13:32 2019-08-23

Trade Tensions Ease as China Drops Some Pork and Soybean Tariffs Details were scant, but the move could help ease Chinese food prices and comes as trade talks between the two countries are set to resume next month....
14:00 2019-09-13

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

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

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

Sony Warns of PlayStation Price Rise if U.S. Expands China Tariffs Sony said it would need to raise retail prices of its PlayStation consoles if the U.S. government goes ahead with a higher tariff on Chinese-made vid...
20:01 2019-07-31

Home Depot says suppliers are moving manufacturing out of China to avoid tariffs Home Depot said that tariffs against China will impact about $2 billion, or 2%, of U.S sales, after accounting for all the goods that will be hit. Ho...
13:48 2019-08-20

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

U.S. to delay China tariffs on some products, including laptops, cell phones The Trump administration on Tuesday delayed imposing a 10% import tariff on laptops, cell phones, video game consoles and some other products made in...
11:16 2019-08-13

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

CEO of Wrangler, Lee parent isn't afraid of a recession or tariffs on China-made goods Kontoor Brands put up stronger-than-expected earnings and revenue in its first earnings report as an independent company. Earlier this year, it was s...
22:32 2019-08-08

Signs of new U.S.-China trade discussions emerge as increased tariffs loom The United States and China gave signs on Thursday that they will resume trade talks as the two economic superpowers discussed the next round of in-p...
21:32 2019-08-29

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

Lobbying cost of US cap-and-trade bill estimated at 1% its climate cost Enlarge / House Republicans hold a press conference opposing part of the Waxman-Markey Bill with the help of a chart representing... something. (cred...
07:16 2019-05-29

China Silk Road plan needs clean investment safeguards: study China's Belt and Road Initiative must bring cost-effective new low-carbon methods to developing countries and avoid outdated polluting technologies i...
07:32 2019-09-02

About half of China's loans to developing countries are 'hidden,' study finds China's lending to other countries has surged in the past decade, causing debt levels to jump dramatically, and as much as half of such debt to ...
06:48 2019-07-12

China is shredding the ozone layer with banned chemical emissions, study says Some alarming news from the stratosphere. Chinese foam manufacturers are releasing an ozone-destroying chemical into the air.    ...
16:16 2019-05-22

Study Finds Signs Of Ritualized Cannabis Smoking 2,500 Years Ago In China Archaeologists have dug up evidence that people were catching a cannabis buzz way, way before Woodstock, before the Summer of Love and even before th...
11:16 2019-06-13

China expects to hit 2020 coal cap targets; demand overshadows: study China expects to achieve its national coal consumption cap targets in 2020, but the country's aggressive goals could be tempered due to solid demand ...
17:48 2019-05-29

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

Dow adds 400 points after US delays China tariffs on cellphones, video games computers The Dow surged Tuesday after the US delays some planned tariffs on Chinese goods and removed some items entirely. The S&P and Nasdaq also rose. ...
16:00 2019-08-13

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

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

Adidas CEO: China tariffs won't affect shoe prices, but currency war may have 'significant' impact Adidas CEO Kasper Rorsted said the prospect of China weakening its currency could have a "significant impact" on the firm's earnings since 25% o...
12:48 2019-08-08

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

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

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

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

China Removes US Seafood Products, Anti-Cancer Drugs From Tariffs List China on Wednesday said it would spare some US products from punitive new tariffs, an apparent olive branch ahead of high-level talks next month to r...
11:48 2019-09-11

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

GRAINS-Soybeans rebound from 3-week low, fresh round of China tariffs cap gains U.S. soybean futures rebounded on Monday after hitting a nearly three-week low earlier in the session, though gains were limited as Beijing and Washi...
03:00 2019-08-26

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

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

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

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 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

China's central bank denies it's devaluing country's currency to counter tariffs China has allowed its yuan to break through 7 against the dollar for the first time in 11 years, but it insists the move is not "competitive devaluat...
22:32 2019-08-05

Apple's data shows a deepening dependence on China as Trump's tariffs loom Tapping factories in Brazil and India has not lessened Apple Inc's dependence on China, the company's supply chain data shows, raising the stakes fo...
14:32 2019-08-28

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

With US-China talks stalled, critics fear tariffs will stay for the long term Lawmakers and the business community are growing increasingly concerned that President Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods will be around for the long t...
00:32 2019-06-14

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

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

Steep new US, China tariffs go into effect, as companies warn of higher consumer prices Despite multiple indications last month of a possible breakthrough in trade negotiations, the United States and China went ahead with their latest ta...
17:48 2019-09-01

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

Study Pinpoints Source of Banned Gas That Saps Ozone Layer: Eastern China An international team of researchers said Wednesday that two provinces in China were the source of most of the emissions of a banned gas that harms t...
15:16 2019-05-22

China factories releasing thousands of tonnes of illegal CFC gases, study finds Levels of ozone-depleting gas spiked when air from industrialised areas of China arrived, say researchersIndustries in north-eastern China have relea...
00:16 2019-05-23

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

Wall Street stalls to end weak August as China tariffs loom ahead of U.S. holiday Wall Street ended the week with a lackluster session on Friday as investors were cautious ahead of a holiday weekend in which a fresh round of U.S. ...
23:48 2019-08-30

Q&A-U.S.-China tariffs tiff saps emerging market bond rally: UBS debt chief U. S. President Donald Trump's tariffs confrontation with China may force global bond investors to rethink exposure to emerging markets despite robus...
16:48 2019-06-03

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

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

Retailers RH, Oxford Industries plan to hike prices to soften the impact of China tariffs Retailers RH and Oxford Industries revealed major steps, including shifting production out of China and raising prices, to cushion the impact of the ...
09:48 2019-06-13

U.S.-China tariffs tiff saps emerging market bond rally: UBS debt chief U. S. President Donald Trump's tariffs confrontation with China may force global bond investors to rethink exposure to emerging markets despite robus...
16:16 2019-06-03

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

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

Global chemical firms urged to source responsibly after lethal China blast: study A prominent Chinese environmental group has called on chemicals multinationals to stop "cutting corners" by outsourcing business to Chinese suppliers...
08:48 2019-05-21

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

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 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

Trump China tariffs headed for rates comparable to Smoot-Hawley levies that worsened Great Depression The Trump administration is scheduled to raise tariffs on Chinese imports on Sunday to rates not seen since the notorious Smoot-Hawley tariffs enacte...
12:48 2019-08-31

Hope for US-China trade deal? Chinese firms inquire about US agricultural prices, report says, after Trump delays new tariffs A top Chinese official on Thursday told a weekly news briefing that companies in the country have been inquiring about the prices for U.S. soybeans a...
12:32 2019-09-12

Nike, Adidas Join Footwear Brands Urging Trump to Drop ‘Catastrophic’ Tariffs on Shoes Made in China Nike Inc., Adidas AG and other footwear giants urged President Donald Trump to reconsider his tariffs on shoes made in China, saying the policy would...
08:37 2019-05-21

UPDATE 1-Trump says 'will take a look' at accusations over Google, China U.S. President Donald Trump said early Tuesday his administration would investigate accusations that Alphabet Inc's Google worked with the Chinese go...
14:32 2019-07-16

UPDATE 2-Trump: U.S. does not want to discuss Huawei with China President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States does not want to discuss the U.S. blacklisting of Huawei Technologies with China as the tw...
14:16 2019-09-04

UPDATE 2-Apple moves Mac Pro production to China from U.S. - WSJ Apple Inc is shifting manufacturing of its new Mac Pro desktop computer to China from the United States, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, ...
11:48 2019-06-28

UPDATE 3-Apple moves Mac Pro production to China from U.S. - WSJ Apple Inc is shifting manufacturing of its new Mac Pro desktop computer to China from the United States, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, ...
14:16 2019-06-28

UPDATE 3-China to exempt Tesla cars from purchase tax China will exempt Tesla Inc's electric vehicles from its purchase tax, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said on its website...
12:00 2019-08-30

UPDATE 1-China says lodged solemn representations with U.S. over Huawei China said on Thursday it had lodged solemn representations with the United States after it escalated a trade war between the two countries by placin...
06:32 2019-05-23

UPDATE 2-China will exempt Tesla cars from purchase tax China will exempt Tesla Inc's electric vehicles from purchase tax, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said on its website, se...
10:00 2019-08-30

UPDATE 1-China says U.S. trade row can be resolved through mutual respect China and the United States can find a way to resolve their trade dispute if each other's concerns are taken into consideration, the commerce ministr...
05:16 2019-07-11

UPDATE 1-China says will respond if U.S. escalates trade tension China will respond firmly if the United States insists on escalating trade tensions, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald...
05:16 2019-06-11

UPDATE 1-China to offer liquidity to Baoshang Bank China's central bank said on Sunday that it would offer liquidity to Inner Mongolia-based Baoshang Bank, which the country's financial regulators hav...
04:16 2019-05-26

UPDATE 2-China's Huawei to invest $800 mln in new Brazil factory Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state over the next three years, the governor said, as the Chin...
17:00 2019-08-09

UPDATE 2-Walmart to invest $1.2 bln in China to upgrade logistics Walmart Inc plans to invest 8 billion yuan ($1.2 billion) in China over the next 10 years to upgrade logistics, the U.S. retail giant said on its soc...
14:48 2019-07-01

UPDATE 3-Trump presses U.S. companies to close China operations President Donald Trump said on Friday he was ordering U.S. companies to look at ways to close their operations in China and make more of their produc...
14:00 2019-08-23

UPDATE 1-U.S. imposes duties on structural steel from China, Mexico The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination tha...
17:48 2019-09-04

UPDATE 2-China to probe FedEx after Huawei says parcels diverted China will investigate whether FedEx Corp damaged the legal rights and interests of its clients, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, af...
16:32 2019-06-01

UPDATE 1-Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of short-term impact on U.S. economy President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the U.S. economy because Beijing had ...
17:00 2019-08-20

UPDATE 2-Trump says U.S., China still talking on trade but not ready for a deal U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he was not ready to make a trade deal with China and had decided that the United States would not do ...
14:00 2019-08-09

UPDATE 1-U.S.-China trade war of words heads for Fox cable TV face-off China's war of words with the United States over their escalating trade dispute will reach a crescendo of sorts when a broadcaster from Chinese state...
21:48 2019-05-29

UPDATE 2-U.S. defense bill takes aim at China's growing influence The Senate Armed Services Committee unveiled a draft bill on Thursday that targets China on several fronts, from stemming the erosion of the U.S. mil...
16:16 2019-05-23

UPDATE 1-Alaskan oil shipped to China for first time in almost a year -data One million barrels of Alaskan crude is due in China next week, the first such shipment in almost a year, according to data from Refinitiv Eikon and ...
18:16 2019-05-30

UPDATE 2-U.S. imposes duties on structural steel from China, Mexico The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination tha...
21:16 2019-09-04

UPDATE 1-China Biologic receives offer to be taken private at $120 a share China Biologic Products Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it had received an offer from a consortium of buyers that will pay $1.93 billion in cash to bu...
03:00 2019-09-19

Costco says 'prices will go up' in the wake of U.S. trade war with China as tariffs rise Costco is latest retailer to say that the trade war between China and the U.S. will lead to higher prices but it's taking steps to withstand tra...
19:48 2019-05-30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks shiver as new U.S.-China tariffs add to global gloom Global stock prices fell on Monday after the United States and China imposed new tariffs on each other's goods, reinforcing investors' worries over s...
01:16 2019-09-02

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Trump's China tariffs rattle markets: stocks, oil tumble U.S. President Donald Trump sent financial markets reeling on Thursday when he announced an additional 10% tariff on $300 billion in Chinese products...
16:16 2019-08-01

U.S. trade chief Robert Lighthizer talks Mexico trade, China tariffs in Senate hearing U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer testified in the Senate Tuesday, where he gave details on the Trump administration's trade policy and fac...
23:16 2019-06-18

China tariffs could force 'widespread store closures' and put $40 billion in sales at risk 2019 has already been a tough year for retailers but the tariffs with China could put $40 billion of sales and 12,000 stores at risk, a report says....
05:00 2019-05-22

President Trump Says He’ll Raise China Tariffs If President Xi Won’t Meet at G-20 President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China again if President Xi Jinping doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 sum...
22:16 2019-06-10

UPDATE 5-Trump says he is ready to press China's Xi on case of two detained Canadians U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was prepared to raise the case of two Canadians detained by Beijing with Chinese President Xi Jinping...
06:00 2019-06-21

UPDATE 1-China central bank urges calm after Baoshang takeover China's central bank sought to calm investors on Sunday after last month's takeover of Inner Mongolia-based Baoshang Bank, saying regulators are not ...
10:16 2019-06-02

UPDATE 3-Trump prods General Motors over its auto plants in China U.S. President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should be...
12:00 2019-08-30

UPDATE 1-U.S. denies GM tariff relief request for China-made Buick SUV The Trump administration has denied a General Motors Co request for an exemption to a 25 percent U.S. tariff on its Chinese-made Buick Envision sport...
21:16 2019-06-04

UPDATE 2-China to impose sanctions on U.S. firms that sell arms to Taiwan China said on Friday it would impose sanctions on U.S. firms involved in a deal to sell $2.2-billion worth of tanks, missiles and related equipment t...
04:00 2019-07-13

UPDATE 2-Trump prods General Motors over its auto plants in China U.S. President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should be...
11:00 2019-08-30

UPDATE 1-Trump prods General Motors over its auto plants in China U.S. President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should be...
10:00 2019-08-30

UPDATE 1-China's Huawei to invest $800 mln in new Brazil factory amid 5G push Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state over the next three years, the governor said, as the Chin...
14:00 2019-08-09

UPDATE 1-Canada appoints business consultant as new envoy to China -source Canada has appointed veteran business consultant Dominic Barton as ambassador to China, where he will try to address a major diplomatic and trade dis...
14:16 2019-09-04

UPDATE 3-Trump officials say U.S.-China trade talks to resume next week Top representatives of the United States and China are organizing a resumption of talks for next week to try to resolve a year-long trade war between...
05:16 2019-07-04

UPDATE 2-China's Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging stations Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker, on Friday unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driv...
00:00 2019-08-17

UPDATE 2-White House adviser plays down expectations for U.S.-China talks A senior White House adviser tamped down expectations on Tuesday for the next rounds of U.S.-China trade talks, urging investors, businesses and the ...
15:16 2019-09-10

UPDATE 1-British cable maker Volex moves some production out of China Electrical cable supplier Volex Plc said on Thursday it had moved some of its production out of China in response to U.S. import tariffs on Chinese g...
05:00 2019-06-13

UPDATE 1-Canada accepts nomination of new China envoy as dispute rages Canada has accepted the nomination of a new Chinese ambassador, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland told reporters on Thursday, describing the move as...
20:32 2019-09-05

UPDATE 1-Pence in Canada to talk to Trudeau about trade, China and Venezuela U.S. Vice President Mike Pence touched down in Ottawa on Thursday to talk to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about ratification of the new Nor...
11:48 2019-05-30

UPDATE 3-Canada takes first formal step at WTO to challenge China's canola ban Canada, locked in a major dispute with Beijing, is taking the first formal step at the World Trade Organization to challenge China's decision to bloc...
00:16 2019-09-07

UPDATE 3-Trump roils markets with comments on China trade, Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was not ready to make a deal with China and even called a September round of trade talks into question,...
19:16 2019-08-09

‘My Plan B Is Maybe My Plan A’: Trump Threatens New Tariffs on China President Trump played down the importance of securing a trade deal with Beijing as he prepared to meet with President Xi Jinping of China this weeke...
12:48 2019-06-27

Cannabis retailer Curaleaf to buy Grassroots for $875 mln U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would acquire privately held GR Companies Inc (Grassroots) in a cash and stock deal...
09:32 2019-07-17

UPDATE 1-Lobby group tells China to focus on reform, not retaliation on U.S. firms China should focus on market reforms and avoid restricting access for U.S. financial firms if the trade war escalates and spills into the financial s...
23:48 2019-06-12

UPDATE 3-Hopes for trade breakthrough fade as China cancels U.S. farm visits A U.S.-China trade deal appeared elusive on Friday after Chinese officials unexpectedly canceled a visit to farms in Montana and Nebraska as deputy t...
21:32 2019-09-20

UPDATE 1-Dell revenue misses as China softness hits server business Dell Technologies Inc reported lower-than-expected revenue in the first quarter as its server business declined for the first time in 10 quarters ami...
20:16 2019-05-30

UPDATE 1-Canada says it has real concerns over China's human rights, Beijing protests Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau marked the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown on Tuesday by expressing "real concerns" about C...
21:16 2019-06-04

UPDATE 1-Trump talks trade with Apple CEO Cook as China dispute looms U.S. President Donald Trump met with Apple CEO Tim Cook on Thursday to discuss trade and other hot-button issues facing the tech company as Trump del...
23:32 2019-06-13

UPDATE 1-European stock futures rally on relief over U.S.-China trade talks European stock futures rallied in early trade on Monday, hitting their highest level since August 2018 as investors piled into assets considered risk...
06:48 2019-07-01

UPDATE 1-China launches inquiry into FedEx parcel delivery errors - Xinhua Chinese authorities have launched an investigation into FedEx Corp over parcels delivered to the wrong addresses, China's official Xinhua news agency...
07:32 2019-06-14

UPDATE 1-Toyota using made-for-Tesla Panasonic batteries for China hybrids -Nikkei Toyota Motor Corp has started using batteries that Panasonic Corp designed for Tesla Inc in some of its plug-in hybrids sold in China, the Nikkei bus...
22:16 2019-09-12

UPDATE 3-U.S. bars China supercomputer firms, institute from buying American parts The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a government-owned institute involved in supercomputing with ...
06:16 2019-06-22

UPDATE 1-U.S. trade chief expects to meet China's vice premier ahead of G20 The top U.S. trade negotiator on Wednesday said he expects he and the U.S. Treasury secretary will meet the Chinese vice premier ahead of the G20 sum...
10:48 2019-06-19

UPDATE 6-Trump favors 'whole deal' with China, two sides prepare for trade talks President Donald Trump said on Thursday he preferred a comprehensive trade deal with China but did not rule out the possibility of an interim pact, e...
22:16 2019-09-12

UPDATE 2-Harley-Davidson strikes deal to build smaller bike in China Harley-Davidson Inc will partner with China's Qianjiang Motorcycle Co to build a new smaller motorcycle than its trademark "big hogs", making good on...
10:48 2019-06-19

UPDATE 3-Hard for Xi, Trump to make progress on trade - former China cbank chief China's President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump are likely to find it "difficult" to make major progress towards ending their countries'...
05:48 2019-05-31

UPDATE 1-Tesla in advanced talks with LG Chem on battery supply in China-source U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem Ltd to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai...
05:32 2019-08-23

UPDATE 2-Australia's Crown Resorts sees profit dip on China gambling lull Australian casino giant Crown Resorts Ltd said on Wednesday its annual profit fell on less gambling by Chinese tourists, and it again denied media re...
02:00 2019-08-21

UPDATE 3-Lynas touts its independence from China in push for rare earths growth With China threatening to curb exports of rare earth minerals, Lynas Corp is making an aggressive push for fresh business across the globe and billin...
14:48 2019-06-06

UPDATE 2-Tesla in advanced talks with LG Chem on battery supply in China-source U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem Ltd to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai...
08:32 2019-08-23

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-White House adviser plays down expectations for U.S.-China talks A senior White House adviser tamped down expectations on Tuesday for the next rounds of U.S.-China trade talks, urging investors, businesses and the ...
19:48 2019-09-10

UPDATE 1-China's Zhejiang Satellite wins approval for $4 bln petchem plant to use U.S. ethane China's Zhejiang Satellite Petrochemical Co Ltd has won regulatory approval to start building a 30 billion yuan ($4.2 billion) petrochemical complex ...
00:32 2019-08-29

British retailer Tesco scales down in Poland Britain’s biggest supermarket chain Tesco has announced the closure of four hypermarkets and a distribution center in Poland. A ban on Sunday trading...
07:48 2019-05-31

Nike becomes latest retailer to add plus-size mannequins Nike is making strides on inclusion efforts. The athletic wear giant debuted curvy mannequins this week on the new women’s floor at its flagship stor...
15:48 2019-06-10

Rolex Retailer Sets Its Watch in the West Slack sales in Hong Kong make it an odd time for a luxury watch retailer to go public, but Watches of Switzerland is finding favor by focusing on the...
14:32 2019-05-30

Secondhand luxury retailer The RealReal jumps almost 50% after IPO The shares jumped from an IPO price of $20 apiece Thursday to almost $30 in morning trading on the Nasdaq under the symbol REAL, giving it a prelimin...
12:16 2019-06-28

Chewy CEO says the online pet retailer isn't thinking about selling CBD Pet owners are increasingly using CBD to treat their animals, but Chewy CEO Sumit Singh says the retailer isn't thinking about selling it just y...
14:48 2019-06-14

UPDATE 3-Pentagon seeks funds to reduce U.S. reliance on China's rare earth metals The U.S. Defense Department is seeking new federal funds to bolster domestic production of rare earth minerals and reduce dependence on China, the Pe...
21:48 2019-05-29

UPDATE 1-USTR, Treasury say China pursuing 'blame game' on trade talks breakdown U.S. President Donald Trump's administration said on Monday that China was pursuing a "blame game" in recent public statements and a weekend white pa...
01:16 2019-06-04

UPDATE 1-U.S. lags in export financing arms race fueled by China -EXIM report China provided as much as $130 billion in government export financing support in 2018, dwarfing every other country and fueling a new export lending ...
11:48 2019-06-28