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Soybeans in Louisiana Rotting in Fields as a Result of the Trade War
Soybeans in Louisiana Rotting in Fields as a Result of the Trade War

AJOT | January 18, 2019 | International Trade

Today, Tariffs Hurt the Heartland released a new video featuring a Lousiana soybean farmer who was forced to leave his crop rotting in the field as a result of the trade war.

Brazilian lumber exports push sawlog prices to record highs

AJOT | January 18, 2019 | International Trade

EU Outlines Trade Goal With U.S. in Bid to Bolster Truce
EU Outlines Trade Goal With U.S. in Bid to Bolster Truce

Bloomberg | January 18, 2019 | International Trade

The European Union unveiled a blueprint for a free-trade deal with the U.S. that would cut tariffs on a wide range of industrial goods including cars in a bid to heal commercial ties.

May Speaks to EU Leaders as She Searches for Deal: Brexit Update
May Speaks to EU Leaders as She Searches for Deal: Brexit Update

Bloomberg | January 18, 2019 | International Trade

Theresa May has begun a round of calls with European leaders as she tries to find a compromise on Brexit that she can sell to the British Parliament, where cross-party talks have faltered.

Economists Downplay Indicators That Say U.S. Recession Is Coming

Bloomberg | January 18, 2019 | International Trade

Putin Push to Dump Dollar Proves Hard Sell With Russia Inc.
Putin Push to Dump Dollar Proves Hard Sell With Russia Inc.

Bloomberg | January 18, 2019 | International Trade

Russia’s central bank dumped $101 billion last year in its biggest-ever shift away from the U.S. currency amid fears of new sanctions. But the Kremlin’s drive to wean the rest of the economy off the greenback has been slower going.

Vietnam’s Leader Pledges a U.S. Buying Spree to Help Placate Trump
Vietnam’s Leader Pledges a U.S. Buying Spree to Help Placate Trump

Bloomberg | January 17, 2019 | International Trade

Vietnam is importing more U.S. goods from companies like Boeing Co. and General Electric Co. to narrow the trade gap, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said, a move that may help it continue to avoid punitive measures from the Trump administration.

Government Shutdown a Is Double-Whammy for Nail Maker Hit by Tariffs
Government Shutdown a Is Double-Whammy for Nail Maker Hit by Tariffs

Bloomberg | January 17, 2019 | International Trade

The government shutdown is adding to the woes of U.S. companies already paying tariffs for their steel and aluminum.

Cisco CEO warns higher tariffs will force companies to cut R&D
Cisco CEO warns higher tariffs will force companies to cut R&D

Bloomberg | January 17, 2019 | International Trade

Cisco Systems Inc. Chief Executive Officer Chuck Robbins cautioned U.S. officials against increasing tariffs on Chinese goods, saying it would come at the expense of American innovation.

Trump’s tariffs are producing billions, but China isn’t paying
Trump’s tariffs are producing billions, but China isn’t paying

Bloomberg | January 17, 2019 | International Trade

President Donald Trump is right to say that his tariffs are generating billions of dollars for the U.S. But China and other countries aren’t paying them as he’s suggested.

China confirms Vice Premier Liu will visit the US from Jan. 30
China confirms Vice Premier Liu will visit the US from Jan. 30

Bloomberg | January 17, 2019 | International Trade

China’s chief trade negotiator is headed back to the U.S. at the end of the month for the next round of talks, the Chinese government confirmed.

Indonesia’s Presidential challenger wants a better China trade deal

Bloomberg | January 17, 2019 | International Trade

Trudeau’s US envoy confident on USMCA passage, tariff relief

Bloomberg | January 17, 2019 | International Trade

The US case against Huawei is getting real

Bloomberg | January 16, 2019 | International Trade

US is winning globalization’s next wave without the trade wars

Bloomberg | January 16, 2019 | International Trade

What to watch in China GDP report: tariffs, consumption, babies

Bloomberg | January 16, 2019 | International Trade

US criticizes WTO policy that gives China preferred treatment

Bloomberg | January 16, 2019 | International Trade

Italy wins three-year EU tariffs on rice from Cambodia, Myanmar

Bloomberg | January 16, 2019 | International Trade

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