• Canada not making concessions needed for a NAFTA deal, says U.S

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    Canada is not making concessions needed to reach a deal with the United States for a trilateral NAFTA pact and is running out of time before Washington proceeds with a Mexico-only agreement, a top U.S. official said on Tuesday.
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  • Trudeau says Canada could build on U.S.-Mexico NAFTA deal

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he saw a possibility that Canada could build on a bilateral trade deal that the United States and Mexico have already agreed upon. Fred Katayama reports
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  • U.S. Stocks Mixed as Trump Warns China on Trade in UN Speech

    24 days ago - By Fortune

    U.S. stocks were mixed after President Donald Trump said China is taking advantage of the U.S. on trade while oil producers rallied on stronger crude prices. Treasuries fell as the Federal Reserve started its two-day policy meeting.
    U.S. benchmarks briefly fell to their lows of the day as Trump told the United Nations that the U.S. trade deficit with China "is just not acceptable." Crude temporarily erased gains after Trump said OPEC nations are "ripping off the world" on oil prices, which are near a four-year high. Benchmark Treasury yields touched 3.1 percent.
    Core European bonds slipped...
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  • Trade rep Lighthizer says US is prepared to move ahead on new NAFTA deal without Canada

    24 days ago - By CNBC

    With less than a week to go before the deadline, the U.S. is ready to move ahead on a new NAFTA-style agreement with or without Canada, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says.
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  • The U.S trade feud with China may have a lasting impact on American ag

    24 days ago - By AG Web

    The U.S trade feud with China may have a lasting impact on American agriculture if it drags on, with the Asian nation already halting U.S. soybean purchases, according to the head of Cargill Inc.
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  • Japan-U.S. shared broad understanding over trade: Japan economy minister

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    Japan and the United States have reached a broad understanding over how to promote bilateral trade and may announce specifics on Wednesday, Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi was quoted as saying after meeting U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
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  • U.S. trade chief says Canada running out of time on trilateral NAFTA deal

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    Canada is failing to make concessions needed to reach a deal with the United States for a trilateral NAFTA pact, and is running out of time before Washington proceeds with a Mexico-only agreement, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Tuesday.
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  • China says U.S. putting 'knife to its neck', hard to proceed on trade

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    A senior Chinese official said on Tuesday it is difficult to proceed with trade talks with the United States while Washington is putting "a knife to China's neck", a day after both sides heaped fresh tariffs on each other's goods. David Pollard reports
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