Survey Suggests Economy Slowing Down In 9 Midwest StatesA new monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy is slowing down in nine Midwest and Plains states as the U.S. trade war with China continues.
Iowa Farmers To Get $767M In Trade Assistance, Minnesota Farmers To Get $519MIowa farmers are set to receive the most government payments to offset damage from the U.S.’s ongoing trade war with China.
Trade War's Tariffs Costing Minnesota-Owned Manufacturers Profits, BusinessAccording to the advocacy group, Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, Minnesota businesses have paid an extra $704 million in import taxes on products subject to the Trump Administration tariffs. That includes $72 million just in September.
Pence Cancels Marinette Stop, Still Coming To WisconsinVice President Mike Pence is making a pair of stops in the presidential battleground state of Wisconsin to tout a pending trade agreement with Mexico and Canada.
'A Glimmer Of Hope': China Drops Plans To Impose Added Ag TariffsChina says it would not impose additional tariffs on U.S. pork, soybeans and other agricultural commodities.
Concerned Minnesota Farmers Attend Listening Session With Ag SecretaryIn front hundreds of concerned farmers, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue listened to how a trade war with China has impacted businesses and families in Minnesota.
Best Buy Warns Of Higher Prices For Consumers Due To Tariffs On Chinese GoodsBest Buy's outgoing CEO warned Thursday that U.S. shoppers will likely see prices rise if the next round of tariffs on Chinese goods happens.
'Wait And See': China Still Mulling Retaliation In Trade War With U.S.Companies were bracing Monday for how Beijing might retaliate against President Trump's escalation of a fight over technology and trade that threatens to disrupt a Chinese economic recovery.
Tariffs, Trade War Hot Topics At FarmfestThere is a lot of uncertainty at Farmfest this year, with many farmers hurting from trade war tariffs on crops like soybeans.
Farmers Want Better Trade Deals, Not A BailoutMany farmers remain critical of President Donald Trump's tariffs and the damage done to commodity prices and markets but were appreciative Tuesday that he offered to provide some cash to help offset their losses.
Trump Accuses China Of 'Vicious' Trade TacticsPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday accused China of "vicious" tactics on trade as he prepared for tough negotiations with European leaders in an escalating trade battle among world powers.
Farmers Fret As Trade War With China EscalatesMany anxious American farmers are delaying purchases and investment while hoping for a truce in a U.S.-China trade war that has left their crops at a competitive disadvantage overseas.
How Will Tariffs Affect Trump Voters In Minnesota?Minnesota producers expect to get slammed by the new China tax, according to the Minnesota Trade Office.
US-China Trade War Elevates Risks To Global EconomyThe escalation of the trade war could weaken investment, depress spending, unsettle financial markets and slow the global economy.
Economic Talks Between US, China Lead To Trade War TruceThe United States and China are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after the world’s two biggest economies reported progress in recent talks.