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  • US trade rep Lighthizer warns 90 day pause in US-China trade war is a 'hard deadline'

    U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Sunday he considers March 1 "a hard deadline" to reach a deal on trade with China.

    CNBC
  • Chinese Imports From The US Plummet 25% As Trade War Takes Toll

    In the latest confirmation that global trade war and shifting supply chains are taking their toll on China, resulting in growing economic turmoil, overnight Beijing reported that growth in China’s exports decelerated meaningfully to 5.4% yoy in November, the lowest print since April 2018, half the consensus estimate of 9.9% and far below October's 15.6% print; at the same time import growth tumbled to just 3.0% yoy, a huge miss to the 14% Wall Street estimate and an even bigger drop from...

    Zero Hedge
  • Honda to shift production of SUV to China from US amid trade war

    Japanese automaker aims to avoid higher auto tariffs

    Nikkei Asian Review
  • Global stocks plunge lower after Trump trade war jitters sparks US bloodbath

    Asian markets tumble after Trump signals reignited trade-war tensions, following a bloodbath in US stocks markets. Trader sentiment has dragged as fears about global growth and the US economy resurfaced.  European equities took a hit Wednesday, following Asian stocks lower as economy and US-China trade-war jitters gripped financial markets.  In the US, the Nasdaq and S&P 500 each tumbled more than 3.2% amid growing doubts that a trade deal could be thrashed out between the US and China. A...

    Business Insider
  • Another One Bites The Dust: Honda Shifts US Production Of SUV To China Amid Trade War

    Queen - Another One Bites The Dust  According to the Nikkei Asian Review, Honda Motor Company will expand the output of its Acura luxury vehicles in China by shifting production overseas for its SUV model, rather than importing it from the US. The shift in production could be problematic for the company's Anna, Ohio engine plant; the all-wheel-drive system plant in Russells Point, Ohio; its transmission plant in Tallapoosa, Georgia; and the SUV's assembly line located in East Liberty, Ohio,...

    Zero Hedge
  • Danish shipper: US-China trade war hits container trade

    HELSINKI (AP) - Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business.The...

    Mail Online
  • Danish shipper: US-China trade war hits container trade

    Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business. The company said a brewing trade war between the two had created uncertainty and could "reduce global container trade by 0.5 to 2.0 percent during 2019-2020"....

    ABC News