China’s Trade Surplus With U.S. Hits New Record


WSJ—China’s trade surplus with the U.S. widened to $31.05 billion in August from $28.09 billion the previous month, while its total trade surplus narrowed.

China trade surplus with U.S. hits record $31 billion. BEIJING — China's trade surplus with the United States widened to a record $31 billion in August as exports surged despite American tariff hikes, potentially adding fuel to President Donald Trump's battle with Beijing over industrial policy. Exports to the United States rose 13.4 percent to $44.4 billion, ticking up ...