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US farmers are struggling amid the global trade war. Here, US President Donald Trump in Peosta, Iowa, in July 2018.

Crops are rotting in fields as Trump’s trade war bites US farmers

The problem is worst for soybean farmers, as China generally buys about 60% of the US crop.
Long Yongtu, former vice minister of foreign trade, is criticizing China's approach to US trade war.

‘We will never have a deal’: China’s former top trade negotiator warns Beijing is hurting itself in Trump tariff battle

"If we have people who always talk about politics engaging in negotiations, we will never have a deal," Long Yongtu said on Sunday.
Trump's trade war is already damaging the US economy.

A top economist warns Trump’s China trade war is doing more damage to the US economy than people think

President Donald Trump's trade war is wiping out small American manufacturing and will damage the US economy more than most are expecting, UBS says.

The world’s biggest shipping company has proof that Trump’s China tariffs are battering global trade

AP Moller-Maersk, the world's biggest operator of container ships, is once again sounding the alarm on President Donald Trump's trade war with China.

Trump slams France’s wine industry, accusing it of unfair trade practices

President Donald Trump on Tuesday railed against what he framed as unfair trade practices by France when it comes to wine.
US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping

One of China’s most senior officials is said to be headed to the US to try to diffuse Trump’s trade war

Trade relations between the US and China appear to be thawing ahead of a meeting between President Donald Trump and his counterpart Xi Jinping.

The government is raking in billions of dollars from Trump’s tariffs. Americans are the ones paying.

President Donald Trump likes to talk about the money Washington is making from his tariffs. Most of it is probably coming from American pocketbooks.
A woman shops at a supermarket in Beijing, China, October 15, 2015.

Trump’s trade war isn’t the only thing slowing China’s economy

As the Chinese economy slows, economists say trade tensions are only part of the equation.
President Donald Trump

Trump’s suddenly talking about a big new trade deal with China, but analysts say it’s just ‘pre-election hype designed to make the m...

President Donald Trump's sudden talk of a trade deal could be a political ploy to boost the stock market before the midterm elections, analysts say.

Caterpillar beats, says it sees higher costs ahead

Caterpillar beat on both the top and bottom lines. The heavy-equipment maker warned that it sees rising material costs on the horizon.