China announces $60B of US goods for tariff retaliation

BEIJING (AP) — China said Friday it is poised to impose retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. imports, including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals, if Washington goes ahead with ...

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___ Financial fruit: Apple becomes 1st trillion-dollar company SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Apple has become the world's first publicly traded company to be valued at $1 tril...

US goes ahead with tax on Canadian newsprint

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Commerce Department is going ahead with a tax on Canadian newsprint, a threat to the already-struggling American newspaper industry. The revised tariffs un...

Tariffs force automakers to dim earnings outlook

An escalating trade war and steep tariffs on steel and aluminum is putting pressure on earnings for automakers, prompting General Motors to slash its outlook while also weighing down shares of Ford Mo...

Asian stocks rise amid fears of more China, US tariffs

SINGAPORE (AP) — Most Asian markets were higher on Friday despite signs that China and the U.S. were preparing to impose more tariffs on each other's products. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's...

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Canada threatens to retaliate if Trump imposes auto tariffs

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada's government is warning the Trump administration that it will hit back if the U.S. imposes tariffs on imports of Canadian automotive products. Kirsten H...

The Latest: Tariffs would add $4,400 to car prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. Commerce Department hearing Thursday into whether imports of cars, trucks and auto parts pose a threat to American national security that would justify hitting t...

Trump's tariffs: What they are and how they will work

WASHINGTON (AP) — So is this what a trade war looks like? The Trump administration and China's leadership have imposed tens of billions of dollars in tariffs on each other's goods. P...

Trump's tariffs: What they are and how they will work

WASHINGTON (AP) — So is this what a trade war looks like? The Trump administration and China's leadership have imposed tens of billions of dollars in tariffs on each other's goods. P...

Automakers, manufacturers oppose Trump call for auto tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Foreign automakers, American manufacturers and classic-car enthusiasts are coming out against President Donald Trump's plan to consider taxing imported cars, trucks and auto parts. ...

Trump's tariffs: What they are and how they would work

WASHINGTON (AP) — So is this what a trade war looks like? The Trump administration and China's leadership have threatened to impose tariffs on $50 billion of each other's goods. Trum...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ June 13 China Daily on relations between U.S. and China amid Secretary of Sta...

Trump's tariffs: What they are and how they would work

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a tool of national trade policy, tariffs had long been fading into history, a relic of 19th and early 20th centuries that most experts regarded as mutually harmful to all nations ...

Trump says he wouldn't mind replacing NAFTA with 2 deals

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday floated the idea of replacing the North American Free Trade Agreement with two separate trade deals — one with Canada and one with Mexico — adding mo...