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UBS: These are the companies most at risk from Trump’s trade war

UBS rounded up the most at-risk companies in every industry with regards to President Donald Trump’s ongoing trade war with China, Europe, and others. Analysts warn these companies could see their earnings per share hit with double that of the market average. President Trump’s trade war is showing no signs […]
UBS: These are the companies most at risk from Trump’s trade war
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Trump kicked the trade war with China into high gear

President Donald Trump’s administration has released a list of $US200 billion worth of Chinese exports to the US that could be subject to a new 10% tariffs. A tariff on $US200 billion worth of Chinese goods would be a massive escalation of Trump’s trade war with China. The Trump administration […]
Trump kicked the trade war with China into high gear
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There’s one glaring problem with Trump’s newest attack on Harley-Davidson

President Donald Trump attacked Harley-Davidson once again on Tuesday. Trump cited Harley’s declining sales as evidence of backlash to the company’s decision to move some production out of the US in response to Trump’s trade fight with the European Union. But as trade experts pointed out, Trump cited 2017 sales […]
There’s one glaring problem with Trump’s newest attack on Harley-Davidson
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China is firing on all cylinders as it ramps up its trade war with the US

In March and April, China imposed tariffs on US soybeans in response to President Donald Trump’s tariffs on $US50 billion worth of Chinese goods. Soybeans are an important US agricultural export, and a majority of those exports go to China. Soren Schroder, CEO of oilseed processor Bunge, told Bloomberg that […]
China is firing on all cylinders as it ramps up its trade war with the US
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Trump’s new trade idea may be a bigger mistake than tariffs

The Trump administration is attempting to impose quotas instead of tariffs on six major US trading partners. The quotas would limit the amount of steel or aluminium a country can send to the US in a year. Trade experts say that while quotas come with economic problems similar to tariffs, […]
Trump’s new trade idea may be a bigger mistake than tariffs
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We just got a new sign that Trump’s tariffs are causing panic among US businesses

US manufacturers and agricultural producers are starting to worry about President Donald Trump’s trade fights. The latest ISM manufacturing survey showed that metals producers are concerned about the steel and aluminium tariffs. A new index of agricultural producers also showed farmers getting hit by Trump’s trade battle with China. US […]
We just got a new sign that Trump’s tariffs are causing panic among US businesses