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US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a bilateral meeting at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, on June 29, 2019.

Trump calls report on China trade deal ‘completely wrong’

The Wall Street Journal reported a day earlier that US negotiators had offered to lower tariffs on roughly $360 billion worth of Chinese products.

The US reaches trade deal in principle with China, report says

An initial US-China trade pact had been announced in October but was not signed and has not yet been put to paper.

Trump suggests he could veto Hong Kong pro-democracy bill because of trade talks with China

The comments underscored how efforts to resolve a more than yearlong trade dispute with China have rippled through American foreign policy.

China is reportedly not ready to sign a partial trade deal with the US

With details on core issues still elusive, officials said they did not expect to have the text of the agreement ready for several weeks.
US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a bilateral meeting at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, on June 29, 2019.

Trade tensions escalate as the US and China barrel toward tariff hikes

The escalations scheduled for October 15 would lead to import tariffs as high as 30% on Chinese products.

The US exempts hundreds of Chinese products from tariffs

The move was widely seen as an attempt to shield American companies and consumers from price increases.

Trump says a trade deal with China might not happen until after the 2020 elections

"They're concerned because I told them, if it's after the election it's going to be far worse than what it is right now," Trump said Tuesday.

Here are the 16 American products China just exempted from tariffs

The exemptions announced Wednesday included animal feed ingredients, cancer medication and chemicals.

Trump’s tariffs are expected to hit women and lower-income Americans the hardest

The cost of President Donald Trump's tariffs is increasingly poised to fall onto those who can least afford it.
U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping pose for a photo ahead of their bilateral meeting during the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, June 29, 2019

IT’S OFFICIAL: The US and China slap tariffs on thousands of each other’s products in major trade war escalation

Companies have warned the Trump administration the new tariffs would raise costs and disrupt supply chains.