• China trade surplus with US hits historic high & timing couldn't be worse

    5 days ago - By RT

    As the US-China trade war escalates, the latest trade numbers appear to back Washington's biggest gripe with Beijing. China's trade surplus with the US has grown to a record high of nearly $29 billion in June.
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  • Dollar hits two-week high on U.S.-China trade fears

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    The dollar rose on Friday to a two-week peak against a basket of currencies after data showing a record Chinese trade surplus, which may add fuel to U.S.-China trade tensions, spurring more investors to pile into the safety of the greenback.
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  • What does China's record US trade surplus mean for tariffs?

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    China's trade surplus with the United States swelled to a record in June as its overall exports remained solid, a result that could further inflame a bitter trade dispute with Washington. Thuy Ong reports
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  • Euro, yuan dip as U.S.-China trade fears boost dollar

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    The euro fell to a nine-day low on Friday and the Chinese yuan slid again after data showing a record Chinese trade surplus stirred worries about the U.S.-China trade row, encouraging investors to buy into the safety of the dollar.
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  • Stock futures flat as JP Morgan kicks off earnings season

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday as robust results from JP Morgan aided sentiment at a time of continuing fear over the trade conflict between the United States and China.
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  • Asia-Pacific Daily Briefing: Unfortunate Timing of China's Wider Trade Surplus

    5 days ago - By Economy

    The record-high trade surplus with the U.S. is partly due to frontloading sales ahead of tariffs.
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