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Tariffs' removal a 'condition' for US trade deal: China

Tariffs' removal a 'condition' for US trade deal: China

China on Thursday said eliminating tariffs was a ‘condition’ for reaching a trade agreement with the United States, a demand US President Donald Trump said earlier this month that he had rejected.

US removes tariffs for five Indonesian products

US removes tariffs for five Indonesian products

The United States has removed tariffs for five Indonesian products under a privileged trade facility as part of ongoing trade negotiations between the two countries, Indonesian officials said.

US wins backing for $7.5 bn tariffs on EU in jet subsidy clash

US wins backing for $7.5 bn tariffs on EU in jet subsidy clash

The United States won approval on Wednesday to impose tariffs on$7.5 billion worth of European goods over illegal EU subsidies handed to Airbus, threatening to trigger a tit-for-tat transatlantic trade war ...

China to exempt 16 categories of US products from tariffs

China to exempt 16 categories of US products from tariffs

China announced Wednesday it would exempt 16 categories of products from US tariffs, ahead of a fresh round of trade talks next month.

Oil drops as recession risks mount with trade war tariffs

Oil drops as recession risks mount with trade war tariffs

Oil prices fell on Monday, pushing US crude to the lowest in more than two weeks, as an intensifying trade war between the US and China undermined confidence in global economic growth.

US-China trade talks resume after Trump tweetstorm

US-China trade talks resume after Trump tweetstorm

Chinese and US negotiators held talks in Shanghai Wednesday in a bid to bring an end to a year-long trade war, with the meeting overshadowed by a Twitter tirade from President Donald Trump.

India imposes retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products

India imposes retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products

India will impose retaliatory tariffs on 28 US products from Sunday after Washington withdrew certain trade privileges this month in a move that is expected to aggravate trade tensions between the two countries.

Mexican president predicts good results from US talks on tariffs

Mexican president predicts good results from US talks on tariffs

Mexico's president said on Saturday he expected ‘good results’ from talks planned in Washington about US President Donald Trump's threat to impose tariffs on Mexican goods ...

Trump's Mexican tariffs threat sends shudders through autos sector

Trump's Mexican tariffs threat sends shudders through autos sector

Shares of global automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after US President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imports from Mexico, potentially upending a global manufacturing business model ...

Walmart says higher China tariffs will increase prices for US shoppers

Walmart says higher China tariffs will increase prices for US shoppers

Walmart Inc said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will go up due to higher tariffs on goods from China as the world's largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years.

China hikes tariffs on US goods after Trump warning

China hikes tariffs on US goods after Trump warning

China said on Monday it would impose higher tariffs on most US imports on a revised $60 billion target list, hitting back at a tariff hike by Washington on $200 billion of Chinese goods ...

Trump, Xi could meet next month on trade: White House aide

Trump, Xi could meet next month on trade: White House aide

US President Donald Trump and China's Xi Jinping could meet next month on the sidelines of the G20 summit to hash out their differences on trade, but no new talks are scheduled, ...