The same week U.S. President Donald Trump announced sweeping increases on tariffs against Chinese goods, Chinese buyers dropped orders for 3,247 metric tonnes of U.S. pork - the biggest cancellation in more than a year, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture data released on Thursday.
Over the last month the U.S.-China trade war has boosted the risk of a U.S. recession, say a strong majority of economists polled by Reuters, who now put the chances of that happening in the next two years at 40%.
Executives from U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) companies Cheniere Energy and Tellurian on Tuesday said they view the trade dispute between China and the United States as temporary, with no major impact on their ability to sell LNG.
The United States is not sincere about wanting to resume trade talks with China and has damaged the atmosphere for negotiations with its recent moves, a state media social media account said.
Beijing once could count on allies in business and politics to help get its way. Now many of its old allies are staying on the sidelines.
The head of operations of the United States Navy said on Wednesday that its freedom of navigation operations in the disputed South China Sea get more attention than they deserve.
We are about to find out just how heavily U.S. tech firms depend on this banned Chinese manufacturer.
Nationalism has surged as commentators attack “Giant Baby Trump” and vow to resist American demands.
As the trade war intensifies, Chinese subsidies for homegrown industries present a difficult obstacle to reaching a deal.
Mexico leapfrogs China as the United States number one trade partner.