White House piles pressure on China after Trump tariff threat

June 19, 2018@4:53 PM TFP Editor 0

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – China has underestimated U.S. President Donald Trump’s resolve to impose more tariffs unless it changes its “predatory” trade practices, a White House trade adviser said on Tuesday, as Trump greatly expanded the amount of Chinese imports possibly facing new duties. Read on Reuters

Trump threatens almost all imports from China as Beijing fires back

June 19, 2018@2:00 PM TFP Editor 0

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – China has underestimated President Donald Trump’s resolve to move forward with tariffs unless Beijing changes its “predatory” trade practices, a top U.S. trade advisor said on Tuesday, in comments that diminished the chances of a negotiated settlement to a looming trade war between the world’s economic superpowers. Read on Reuters

Trump determined to hit China as tit-for-tat tariff war erupts

June 19, 2018@12:44 PM TFP Editor 0

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – China has underestimated President Donald Trump’s resolve to press ahead with tariffs unless Beijing changes its “predatory” trade practices, a top U.S. trade advisor said on Tuesday, in comments that undercut the chances of a negotiated settlement to a looming trade war between the world’s economic superpowers. Read on Reuters