TRADE

Tesla moves first to hike prices in China as trade war hits car makers

Tesla moves first to hike prices in China as trade war hits car makers

Published 10/07/2018

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. carmaker Tesla Inc has hiked prices on its Model X and S cars by about 20 percent in China, the first [more…]

U.S. trade deficit drops to one-and-a-half year low in May

U.S. trade deficit drops to one-and-a-half year low in May

Published 06/07/2018

WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - The U.S. trade deficit fell to a 1-1/2-year low in May as exports rose to a record high, boosted by an increase [more…]

Trump’s $500 billion trade threat makes China’s already battered…

Trump’s $500 billion trade threat makes China’s already battered…

Published 06/07/2018

SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Six months of wrangling over trade tariffs with the United States has wiped out about a fifth of China’s stock market value [more…]

Curbs on Chinese investment could hit Detroit and Silicon Valley

Curbs on Chinese investment could hit Detroit and Silicon Valley

Published 06/07/2018

DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to block Chinese investment in U.S. companies could be trouble for a number of American automotive and [more…]

China’s ZTE names new top executives in step towards U.S. ban lifting

China’s ZTE names new top executives in step towards U.S. ban lifting

Published 06/07/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - ZTE Corp (0763.HK) (000063.SZ) has appointed a new team of top executives including a CEO to comply with a deal it [more…]

Micron says China ban unfair but won’t hurt revenue

Micron says China ban unfair but won’t hurt revenue

Published 05/07/2018

(Reuters) - Micron Technology Inc on Thursday played down the likely impact on its business of a temporary Chinese ban on some chip sales but [more…]

Investors seek cover as trade battles rattle world markets

Investors seek cover as trade battles rattle world markets

Published 02/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors have sharply increased their use of hedging strategies, signaling concerns that the intensifying trade battle between the United States and China [more…]