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Trump is failing to achieve one of the biggest goals of his trade war, and he only has himself to blame

President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods are driving up the trade deficit, the opposite of the president's stated goal for the trade war.

Trump’s trade war with China is the biggest threat to the US economy in 2019, and it’s making economists the most worried they’ve be...

President Donald Trump's trade war with China was cited by 47% of economists as the US economy's biggest threat in 2019 and led to record pessimism.
President Donald Trump undermined his cabinet by linking the arrest of Huawei's CFO to the trade talks.

Trump’s trade team spent days building a strategy to deal with the Huawei CFO arrest. Then Trump blew it up in a single interview.

President Donald Trump's linking of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's arrest to trade talks undermined the efforts of his team to keep the issues separate.

China reportedly bought $180 million worth of US soybeans, and it’s the first concrete sign of a truce between Trump and Xi

China is reportedly buying US soybeans again, the first sign that Beijing will follow through on promises made during the Trump-Xi dinner.

China looks like it’s going to give Trump a huge symbolic trade war win, fueling hope for a big deal

China is scrapping their Made in China 2025 plan for economic domination. The move could mark a large symbolic win for President Donald Trump
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Trump promises China is ‘back in the market’ for US soybeans, but government data suggests otherwise

Reuters says traders have seen no signs of soybean movement since China imposed a 25% tariff in July.
President Donald Trump with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Hamburg, Germany, during the plenary session at last year's G20 summit.

We’re finally seeing some encouraging signs in the US-China trade war

The US and China trade talks begun in earnest Tuesday, but lingering doubts about the broader fight between the two countries remains.

China is reportedly close to cutting its tariffs on US cars, a big trade-war concession to Trump

The Chinese cabinet will consider reducing tariffs on US cars to 15% from 40%, a move that would give President Donald Trump a big trade-war win.

US companies forked over a record amount in tariffs in October — $6.2 billion! — because of Trump’s trade war

US companies are paying more in tariffs than at any point in history as President Donald Trump's trade war starts to take its toll.
President Donald Trump's trade war is starting to squeeze retailers and restaurants in the US, according to the Federal Reserve.

We just got a new sign that the pain from Trump’s trade war is getting worse, and it’s spreading to even more businesses like restaurants

Retailers, restaurants, and more US businesses are starting to feel effects from President Donald Trump's tariffs, a new Federal Reserve report says.