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Trump favors 'whole deal' with China, two sides prepare for trade talks

Sep 12 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Thursday he preferred a comprehensive trade deal with China but did not rule out the possibility of an interim pact, even as he said an "easy" agreement would not be possible. | Video

Biofuel plan faces fresh backlash from U.S. agricultural trade groups

Sep 06 2019

NEW YORK U.S. agricultural trade groups on Friday told the Trump administration a proposed biofuel reform package falls short of expectations, four sources familiar with discussions said, complicating plans the administration had for presenting the proposal to President Donald Trump.

Trump to meet with USDA, EPA officials about biofuels plan: sources

Sep 05 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to meet with Department of Agriculture and Environmental Protection Agency officials late Thursday to consider a plan that would include boosting biofuels requirements for 2020 by 1 billion gallons, according to two sources familiar with the discussions.

U.S., Chinese negotiators hold 'constructive' phone talks on trade

Jul 10 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK U.S. and Chinese trade officials held a "constructive" phone conversation on Tuesday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said, marking a new round of talks after the world's two largest economies agreed to a truce in a year-long trade war.

U.S., China to relaunch talks with little changed since deal fell apart

Jul 09 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK The United States and China are set to relaunch trade talks this week after a two-month hiatus, but a year after their trade war began there is little sign their differences have narrowed.

U.S., China to relaunch talks with little changed since deal fell apart

Jul 09 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, July 9 The United States and China are set to relaunch trade talks this week after a two-month hiatus, but a year after their trade war began there is little sign their differences have narrowed.

Apple, Keurig Dr Pepper, Dollar Tree, Fitbit press U.S. to drop China tariff plan

Jun 20 2019

NEW YORK Apple Inc, Keurig Dr Pepper Inc, Dollar Tree Inc and Fitbit Inc have joined other companies in filing letters of opposition to a Trump administration plan for more U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods, including iPhones, MacBooks, and single-serve coffee brewers.

Bah humbug! Trump's plan for more China tariffs to hit festive shoppers

Jun 17 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK This year's holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese imports - because that will include tech products, game consoles, toys, cribs, ornaments and Santa hats.

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