Trade

Biden Won’t Commit to TPP Trade Deal He Championed as VP

'His campaign press secretary declined to comment on what his position is'

Joe Biden's presidential campaign refused to defend the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal he championed as vice president to the Atlantic, which asked all the Democratic presidential candidates for their views on TPP.

Steel Companies Concerned About Potential Loophole to Trump Steel Tariffs

Possible exemption for Chinese company prompts worries

A domestic steel producer, a group of congressmen, and a coalition of conservative groups are all questioning a proposed steelmaking venture involving a Chinese manufacturer they say would imperil the political and economic purposes of President Donald Trump's tariffs and could also create national security risks.

U.S. Trade Deficit Hits 10-Year High; Job Growth Slowing

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with Reuters in WashingtonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. trade deficit jumped to a 10-year high in October as soybean exports dropped further and imports of consumer goods rose to a record high, suggesting the Trump administration’s tariff-related measures to shrink the trade gap likely have been ineffective.

Trump: ‘I Am a Tariff Man’

President threatens China with further tariffs should trade negotiations falter

President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned that his administration will not hesitate to levy further tariffs on Chinese imports should trade talks between the U.S. and China falter.