Tariffs

China says hopes it can reach trade agreement with U.S. as soon as possible

China says hopes it can reach trade agreement with U.S. as soon as possible

Published 09/12/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Monday that it hoped to make a trade deal with the United States as soon as possible, amid intense [more…]

U.S.-China trade deal ‘stalled because of Hong Kong legislation’: Axios

U.S.-China trade deal ‘stalled because of Hong Kong legislation’: Axios

Published 02/12/2019

(Reuters) - A trade deal between United States and China was now “stalled because of Hong Kong legislation”, news website Axios reported on Sunday, citing [more…]

German manufacturing contraction eases in November

German manufacturing contraction eases in November

Published 02/12/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s export-dependent manufacturing sector contracted at a slower pace for the second month in a row in November, a survey showed on [more…]

Still hope for U.S.-China deal this year: U.S. official

Still hope for U.S.-China deal this year: U.S. official

Published 23/11/2019

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (Reuters) - United States national security adviser Robert O’Brien said on Saturday that an initial trade agreement with China is still possible [more…]

U.S. expected to grant Huawei 90-day license extension Monday: sources

U.S. expected to grant Huawei 90-day license extension Monday: sources

Published 18/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is set to issue a 90-day extension of a license on Monday allowing U.S. companies to continue doing business [more…]

U.S. may not need to impose auto tariffs this month: Bloomberg, citing Ross

U.S. may not need to impose auto tariffs this month: Bloomberg, citing Ross

Published 04/11/2019

(Reuters) - The United States may not need to impose tariffs on imported vehicles later this month after holding “good conversations” with automakers in the [more…]

Fallout from Trump’s trade wars felt by economies around the world

Fallout from Trump’s trade wars felt by economies around the world

Published 21/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The collateral damage of the United States’ trade wars is being felt from the fjords of Iceland to the auto factories of [more…]

China’s central banker says yuan level ‘appropriate’, trade tensions risk to global economy

China’s central banker says yuan level ‘appropriate’, trade tensions risk to global economy

Published 21/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China’s top central banker said on Saturday that potential escalation of trade tensions and policy uncertainty were the major risk factors facing [more…]