trade war

Amid crisis, Chinese official calls for 'joint efforts' in China-US trade

President Joe Biden is yet to announce a strategy for dealing with Beijing but is widely expected to renew pressure on trade and technology complaints that prompted his predecessor.

published on : 24th February 2021

Biden vows no quick rollback of Trump's China tariffs

Biden meanwhile has been a strident critic of China's human rights record and analysts have predicted his administration will maintain a hawkish posture towards Beijing. 

published on : 2nd December 2020

Trade war offers new opportunities for Indian specialty chemical firms

India may be the world’s pharmacy, but China has long dominated the manufacture of key raw materials used to make pharmaceutical formulations.

published on : 30th September 2020

US strategy is to push back against China in every domain, says Official

US has found that the Chinese have exploited every opportunity that they can - from technology theft to assertion of sovereignty over other countries territory.

published on : 1st September 2020

China, US discuss economic coordination in trade under 'Phase 1' truce deal

The announcement gave no details of the meeting held as part of the 'Phase 1' truce aimed at ending a tariff war between the two biggest global economies that has disrupted worldwide trade.

published on : 25th August 2020

China likely to impose tariffs on Australian wine

China’s only other anti-dumping investigation of Australia effectively closed the China market to Australian barley in May through crippling tariffs.

published on : 18th August 2020

China blasts US 'digital gunboat diplomacy' over TikTok

Zhao said TikTok had done everything required by the US, including hiring only Americans as its top executives, hosting its servers in the US.

published on : 17th August 2020

Why tariff war threatens Beijing's global economic ambitions

Beijing managed to keep Chinese economic growth steady in the most recent quarter despite a drop in exports to the United States.

published on : 12th May 2019

World economy is set to feel the delayed trade war pain in 2019

The critical question is whether US and China can strike a deal by the March 1 deadline because if they succeed, a cloud will be lifted off the world economy.

published on : 26th December 2018

NAFTA talks likely to continue on sidelines of UN meeting: Justin Trudeau

Officials have been in talks nearly non-stop for a month as they try to overcome hurdles and agree on a NAFTA rewrite.

published on : 24th September 2018

Asian markets sink on fears of fresh US tariffs on China

The Washington Post and Wall Street Journal said US President Trump had decided to impose 10 percent levies on USD 200 billion of Chinese imports and could make an announcement in the coming days.

published on : 17th September 2018

Trump's USD 200 billion tariff bomb to go off today, say media reports

The fresh tariffs are aimed at putting pressure on Beijing ahead of tough negotiations on its demand for technology transfer from US companies.

published on : 17th September 2018

Chinese companies flee overseas to avoid US tariffs

Chinese factories making everything from bikes to tyres, plastics and textiles are moving assembly lines abroad to skirt higher customs taxes on their exports to the United States and elsewhere.

published on : 11th September 2018

Donald Trump's China tariffs will hit our products hard: Apple

The company's US-made hardware products have taken it to become a USD 1 trillion company but those products are built in China which, in turn, creates thousands of jobs.

published on : 8th September 2018

Business economists say Trump tariffs will harm US: Survey

NABE Vice President Kevin Swift said more than 90 percent of the 251 economists surveyed said the tariffs and threats of tariffs had "unfavorable consequential impacts."

published on : 20th August 2018
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