• Trump's trade war could threaten US pickup production and jobs

    7 days ago - By Stl Today

    The Trump administration's burgeoning automotive trade war could threaten U.S. production of some of automakers' most popular and profitable vehicles. At stake is an obscure 1960s tariff that effectively guarantees that every pickup and delivery van sold in the United...
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  • Cargill sees profit double in fourth quarter

    Cargill sees profit double in fourth quarter

    7 days ago - By Stl Today

    Cargill Inc.'s quarterly profit doubled and its yearly net income grew for the third consecutive year, even as the agriculture behemoth frets over a U.S.-China trade war. Minnetonka, Minn.-based Cargill on Thursday posted net earnings of $711 million in its...
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  • China's imports to U.S. ports start peaking early amid tariff threat

    China's imports to U.S. ports start peaking early amid tariff threat

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    Chinese imports to U.S. ports rose more than expected in June, suggesting that some retailers moved up orders to insulate themselves from an intensifying trade war that threatens to send up costs on a growing number of consumer products.
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