• Trump's tariffs are unlikely to cause a recession because they are leaving the most important part of the economy alone

    5 monthes ago - By CNBC

    The tit-for-tat trade war between the United States and China is not likely to cause a recession, according to MKM Partners, a Wall Street equity research and trading firm.
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  • Trade War With China in Aisle 12

    5 monthes ago - By NY Times

    With its latest round of proposed tariffs, the Trump administration is pulling American consumers into its battle with China
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  • Trade war may steer tax cuts' windfall to even more buybacks

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The escalating trade war between the United States and China may prompt U.S. companies to shift money they had earmarked for capital expenditures into stock buybacks instead, pushing record levels of corporate share repurchases even higher.
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  • US-China trade brawl threatens America's booming oil exports

    5 monthes ago - By CNN Mone

    China is America's second-biggest crude oil customer, making the burgeoning trade war a threat to soaring oil exports.
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  • Britain wants to do more business with America. Its plan for Brexit won't help

    5 monthes ago - By CNN Mone

    The UK plan to keep close ties with the European Union after Brexit could make it impossible to strike a trade deal with the United States.
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  • U.S. would re-open trade talks if China makes major changes: Mnuchin

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The United States and China could reopen talks on trade but only if Beijing is willing to make significant changes, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday.
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  • Charting the Trade-War Fallout Through Commodities 

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    As the U.S.-China trade war heats up, the underbelly of commodity markets offers a slew of signals on the evolving consumer and industrial landscape.
    Bone up on the shifting sands in global commerce with these key metrics, as chosen by raw-material dealers and strategists.
    Soy Spread
    Stefan Vogel, head of agricultural commodities research at Rabobank International.
    As China slapped a 25 percent tariff on U.S. soybeans, it boosted the commodity in Brazil and undercut the value of American output, according to Vogel. Watch the evolving spread between port prices in the U.S. and Brazil to...
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  • Tesla Firms Up China Plans As It's Caught In The Crossfire Of Trade War

    5 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Earlier this week, Tesla signed an agreement with the Shanghai government to open the company's first factory outside the U.S. with the capacity to produce 500k cars per year.
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  • Kylie Jenner to be youngest self-made billionaire

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Reality TV star Kylie Jenner is on track to become the youngest self-made billionaire in the United States. Forbes magazine says it's thanks to the booming cosmetics company she launched two years ago. Pascale Davies reports
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  • EU cuts eurozone growth forecast, blames U.S, trade wars

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The European Commission has cut its forecasts for the euro zone's economic growth this year, saying the main causes for the revision were trade tensions with the United States and rising oil prices which are pushing the bloc's inflation higher. Sonia Legg reports
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  • China says 'bully' United States started a trade war

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The United States has started a trade war and China will defend itself, Chinese Vice Minister of Commerce Wang Shouwen said on Thursday, adding that the United States was a bully and must "take the gun" away to smoothe the way for talks.
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