• The Latest: White House tells China to fix trade practices

    16 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on China unveiling a $60 billion list of U.S. goods for retaliation if the United States goes ahead with its threat to raise tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese products :
    11:31 a.m.
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says that "instead of retaliating, China should address longstanding concerns about its unfair trading practices," including those laid out in a March report by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.
    The United States accuses China of using predatory tactics to obtain U.S. technology, including outright cybertheft and forcing...
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  • S&P, Dow edge higher as strong earnings offset trade tensions

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    The S&P and Dow edged higher on Friday as a batch of strong earnings overshadowed worries of an escalating trade war between the United States and China, after Beijing proposed new tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods.
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  • China Announces Retaliatory Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods

    China Announces Retaliatory Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods

    16 days ago - By NPR

    Earlier this week, the Trump administration threatened to increase tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports to 25 percent from 10 percent. China quickly vowed to take countermeasures.
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  • China Announces Retaliatory Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods

    China Announces Retaliatory Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods

    16 days ago - By NPR

    Earlier this week, the Trump administration threatened to increase tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports to 25 percent from 10 percent. China quickly vowed to take countermeasures.
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  • China unveils proposed tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods in latest trade war salvo

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    China proposed retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods ranging from liquefied natural gas to some aircraft on Friday, as a senior Chinese diplomat cast doubt on prospects of talks with Washington to solve their bitter trade conflict given current U.S. behavior.
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  • China Is Preparing Retaliatory Tariffs on $60 Billion Worth of U.S. Goods. How Will Trump React?

    16 days ago - By Fortune

    The trade war between the U.S. and China is about to get more intense, as China says it is preparing to impose retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion worth of goods made in the United States.
    The threat comes as the U.S. has increased rhetoric about the dispute. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to consider raising proposed tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese products from 10% to 25%. China says if that happens, it will follow through with its taxes, which will range from 5% to 25% .
    The new China tariffs on the U.S. will...
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  • China is preparing a counterattack to Trump's latest tariff threat as the trade war continues to escalate

    China is preparing a counterattack to Trump's latest tariff threat as the trade war continues to escalate

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    China on Friday threatened to impose tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods.
    The move is in response to threats by the Trump administration to raise the tariff rate on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.
    The two countries have already imposed about $34 billion worth of tariffs on each other.
    China on Friday said it would impose retaliatory tariffs on about $60 billion worth of US goods if the Trump administration continued to escalate a trade war between the two countries.
    The tariffs would be imposed at four different tax rates, China's Ministry of Commerce said in a...
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  • Trump adviser Kudlow warns China after new tariffs announced

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow warned China after it announced retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods on Friday, saying Beijing should not underestimate U.S. President Donald Trump's determination to act on trade.
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  • China Could Be About to Escalate the Trade War. How Will Trump React?

    16 days ago - By Fortune

    The trade war between the U.S. and China is about to get more intense, as China says it is preparing to impose tariffs on $60 billion worth of goods made in the United States.
    The threat comes as the U.S. has increased rhetoric about the dispute. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to consider raising proposed tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese products from 10% to 25%. China says if that happens, it will follow through with its taxes, which will range from 5% to 25% .
    The new duties will impact metals, chemicals, and...
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  • Wall Street set to open flat as tepid jobs data, trade worries weigh

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock futures gave up early gains and pointed to a flat opening for Wall Street on Friday, after data showed job growth slowed in July and China proposed new tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods, escalating a trade dispute between the world's two largest economies.
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  • China unveils retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods in latest salvo

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    China on Friday announced retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods ranging from liquefied natural gas to some aircraft and warned of further measures, signaling that it won't back down in a protracted trade war with Washington.
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  • China says it will retaliate with tariffs on $60 billion in US goods

    16 days ago - By CNBC

    China is preparing to retaliate in the escalating trade war with tariffs on about $60 billion worth U.S. goods.
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  • US trade gap widens amid Trump's tariff battle

    16 days ago - By CNBC

    The total trade deficit in goods and services rose to $46.3 billion in June, from $43.2 billion in May, according to Commerce Department figures
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  • China Threatens New Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods

    16 days ago - By NY Times

    The new threat comes after the President Trump asked his administration to consider doubling tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
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  • China threatens tariffs on $60 billion in US goods

    16 days ago - By RT

    Beijing has announced plans to slap import taxes targeting 5,207 American products worth $60 billion in retaliation to trade tariffs on Chinese goods imposed by the US. The tariffs would range from 5 percent to 25 percent.
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  • US trade deficit widens to $46.3 billion in June, first increase in four months

    16 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - US trade deficit widens to $46.3 billion in June, first increase in four months.
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  • US trade deficit widens by $46.3 billion in June

    16 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. trade deficit widened in June for the first time in four months as exports fell and imports grew. Politically sensitive trade gaps with China, Mexico and Canada all increased.
    The Commerce Department says the deficit in goods and services - the gap between what the US sells and what it buys in foreign markets - rose 7.3 percent to $46.3 billion in June from $43.2 billion in May. U.S. exports slid 0.7 percent to $213.8 billion; imports rose 0.6 percent to $260.2 billion.
    In the first half of the year, the United States has registered a trade deficit of $291.2 billion...
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  • China threatens to retaliate with tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods in response to Trump's latest trade war threat

    China threatens to retaliate with tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods in response to Trump's latest trade war threat

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    China threatened to impose differential tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods.
    The move comes after the Trump administration threatened to raise the tariff rate on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.
    The two countries have already imposed about $34 billion worth of tariffs on each other.
    China announced Friday it would hit the US with retaliatory tariffs on about $60 billion worth of goods if the Trump administration continued to escalate a trade war between the two countries.
    The tariffs would be imposed at four different tax rates, the Ministry of Commerce said in a...
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  • China says its latest proposed tariffs on U.S. goods rational, restrained

    16 days ago - By Reuters

    China's Commerce Ministry said on Friday that Beijing's new set of proposed import tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods are rational and restrained and warned that it reserves the right of further countermeasures in the intensifying trade war.
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  • China threatens to retaliate with tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods in response to Trump's latest trade war threat

    China threatens to retaliate with tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods in response to Trump's latest trade war threat

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    China threatened to impose differential tariffs on $60 billion worth of US goods.
    The move comes after the Trump administration threatened to raise the tariff rate on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.
    The two countries have already imposed about $34 billion worth of tariffs on each other.
    China announced Friday it would hit the US with retaliatory tariffs on about $60 billion worth of goods if the Trump administration continued to escalate a trade war between the two countries.
    The tariffs would be imposed at four different tax rates, the Ministry of Commerce said in a...
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