trade

Flint Assembly Plant
FILE - In this June 12, 2019, file photo General Motors employees work on the chassis line as they build the frame, power train and suspension onto the truck's body at the Flint Assembly Plant in Flint, Mich. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP, File)
WWJ News
September 03, 2019 - 3:29 pm
Investors were dismayed by the news.
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FILE - In this May 17, 2019, file photo trader Robert Charmak works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 23. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
May 23, 2019 - 5:07 pm
Heightened worries that the U.S. and China are headed for a long standoff in their costly trade dispute put investors in a selling mood Thursday. Stocks ended sharply lower on Wall Street in a broad sell-off that left the benchmark S&P 500 index on track for its third straight weekly loss and...
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President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport Thursday, May 16, 2019, in New York. Trump is in New York for a fundraiser. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 17, 2019 - 3:01 pm
The new trade deal — the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement — needs approval the legislatures in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
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(credit: Sean Gallup / Getty)
May 10, 2019 - 1:08 pm
"While most of the vehicles we sell in China are built in China, Ford does export a number of vehicles to China from the U.S.."
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china trade
FILE - In this Wednesday, May 1, 2019, file photo, members of U.S. and China delegation led by Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, stand for a group photo session. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, Pool, File)
May 06, 2019 - 5:04 pm
"The President's willingness to risk a market disruption by threatening an unexpected tariff hike suggests that he might also be willing to risk the disruption that formally proposing auto tariffs or announcing the intent to withdraw from NAFTA might cause," Goldman Sachs said in research published...
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 container ship is loaded at the harbor in Hamburg, Germany
In this Monday, Oct. 15, 2018 file photo, a container ship is loaded at the harbor in Hamburg, Germany. The United States is considering putting tariffs on $11 billion in EU goods per year to offset what it says are unfair European subsidies for planemaker Airbus. While the size of the potential tariffs is relatively small compared with the hundreds of billions of goods the U.S. and China are taxing in their trade war, it suggests a breakdown in talks with the EU over trade. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, file)
April 09, 2019 - 1:16 pm
LONDON (AP) — The United States wants to tax $11.2 billion worth of EU goods — from airplanes to Gouda cheese — in what some experts say marks another attempt by the Trump administration to use tariffs to reshape global trade in its favor. The World Trade Organization ruled last year that the...
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Trucks cross the Ambassador Bridge
In this Tuesday, June 12, 2018, photo, trucks cross the Ambassador Bridge from Windsor, Ontario into Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
June 18, 2018 - 1:42 pm
The tariff threat could be a negotiating ploy to restart stalled talks on the North American Free Trade Agreement. But it also could be real.
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soybean farming
Dreamstime
April 09, 2018 - 1:28 pm
President Trump acknowledged that farmers could be adversely affected by the escalating tariff dispute with China, but promised to make it up to them.
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stock market
Dreamstime
April 06, 2018 - 2:08 pm
Another increase in trade tensions has stocks reversing course and falling again Friday as the U.S. considers an even larger set of tariffs on imports from China.
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