WASHINGTON/DECATUR, Ill. The Trump administration on Wednesday made official its extra 5% tariff on $300 billion in Chinese imports and set collection dates of Sept. 1 and Dec. 15, prompting hundreds of U.S. retail, footwear, toy and technology companies to warn of price hikes.
WASHINGTON/DECATUR, Ill. U.S. President Donald Trump will announce a plan to boost demand for biofuels within weeks, his secretary of agriculture said on Wednesday, as the administration seeks to assuage farmers angered by its expanded use of oil refinery waivers.
CHICAGO Win Cramer thought his company was out of the firing line in the escalating Sino-U.S. trade war after his "Made-in-China" wireless headphones, speakers and earbuds were taken off Washington's tariff list a year ago.
CHICAGO, Aug 16 Deere & Co. on Friday
announced a review of costs after a combination of the
U.S.-China trade war and bad weather dented its quarterly
profits, forcing the company to trim its full-year earnings
forecast for a second time in the past three months.
CHICAGO When China announced this week that it had stopped buying U.S. agricultural products and might impose additional tariffs on farm shipments from America, Dave Schmidt braced for another blow to his business.
CHICAGO, Aug 9 When China announced this week
that it had stopped buying U.S. agricultural products and might
impose additional tariffs on farm shipments from America, Dave
Schmidt braced for another blow to his business.
CHICAGO With U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement on Thursday of tariffs on another $300 billion of Chinese imports, nearly all goods from China will be subject to import taxes, and Trump says they generate billions of dollars in revenues for the U.S. Treasury from China.
CHICAGO Caterpillar Inc's earnings on Wednesday missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by a combination of weak sales in China and higher production and restructuring costs, sending its shares lower. | Video