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U.S. Exempts Some Allies From Tariffs, but May Opt for Quotas

U.S. Exempts Some Allies From Tariffs, but May Opt for Quotas

The United States trade representative, Robert Lighthizer, outlined the exemptions during questioning in the Senate Finance Committee.
Trump Plans Stiff Trade Tariffs and Other Penalties on China

Trump Plans Stiff Trade Tariffs and Other Penalties on China

A factory in China. The Trump administration is preparing stiff tariffs on Chinese imports, including clothing, shoes and electronics, as well as restrictions on investment.
U.S. Exempts Some Allies From Tariffs, but May Opt for Quotas

U.S. Exempts Some Allies From Tariffs, but May Opt for Quotas

The United States trade representative, Robert Lighthizer, outlined the exemptions during questioning in the Senate Finance Committee.
U.S. in Talks on Tariff Exemptions, Trade Official Says

U.S. in Talks on Tariff Exemptions, Trade Official Says

Robert Lighthizer, the United States trade representative, said Wednesday that several of the nation’s top trading partners were in line for potential tariff exemptions.
Trump Plans Stiff Trade Tariffs and Other Penalties on China

Trump Plans Stiff Trade Tariffs and Other Penalties on China

A factory in China. The Trump administration is preparing stiff tariffs on Chinese imports, including clothing, shoes and electronics, as well as restrictions on investment.
U.S. Exempts Some Allies From Tariffs, but May Opt for Quotas

U.S. Exempts Some Allies From Tariffs, but May Opt for Quotas

The United States trade representative, Robert Lighthizer, outlined the exemptions during questioning in the Senate Finance Committee.
U.S. Exempts Allies From Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

U.S. Exempts Allies From Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Robert Lighthizer, the United States trade representative, center, spoke with Senators Lisa Murkowski and Pat Roberts before a Senate Finance Committee hearing on trade Thursday.
Trump Hits China With Stiff Trade Measures

Trump Hits China With Stiff Trade Measures

President Trump announced the tariffs in the Diplomatic Room of the White House on Thursday.
Trump Hits China With Stiff Trade Measures

Trump Hits China With Stiff Trade Measures

President Trump announced the tariffs in the Diplomatic Room of the White House on Thursday.
Trump’s Trade Threats Put China’s Leader on the Spot

Trump’s Trade Threats Put China’s Leader on the Spot

Delegates listening to President Xi Jinping of China during the closing session of the National People’s Congress in Beijing on Tuesday.
Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on U.S. Goods

Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on U.S. Goods

Chinese border police officers watching the arrival of a container ship at a port in Qingdao in Shandong Province. On Friday, China said it planned to impose tariffs on a wide range of American
Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on U.S. Goods

Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on U.S. Goods

Chinese border police officers watching the arrival of a container ship at a port in Qingdao in Shandong Province. On Friday, China said it planned to impose tariffs on a wide range of American
Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on U.S. Goods

Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on U.S. Goods

Chinese border police officers watching the arrival of a container ship at a port in Qingdao in Shandong Province. On Friday, China said it planned to impose tariffs on a wide range of American
Trump’s Trade Threats Put China’s Leader on the Spot

Trump’s Trade Threats Put China’s Leader on the Spot

Delegates listening to President Xi Jinping of China during the closing session of the National People’s Congress in Beijing on Tuesday.
Op-Ed Columnist: Bumbling Into a Trade War

Op-Ed Columnist: Bumbling Into a Trade War

President Trump on Thursday at the White House.

Wall St. Opens Higher Amid Fears of U.S.-China Trade War

Markets in Asia and Europe fell, with Japan’s main index losing 4.5 percent, as global investors feared getting in the crossfire of a U.S.-China trade war.

Wall St. Closes Lower, as a U.S.-China Trade War Looms

Friday’s session ended the S.&P. 500’s worst week in two years, and followed slumping sessions in global markets in Europe and Asia.
Why China’s Response to Trump’s Tariffs Is So Muted

Why China’s Response to Trump’s Tariffs Is So Muted

Workers at a steel plant in Zouping in China’s Shandong Province. Responding to United States tariffs on steel and aluminum, China on Friday announced tariffs on a variety of American goods, including
Misreading Trump: Ally Japan Is Spurned on Tariff Exemptions

Misreading Trump: Ally Japan Is Spurned on Tariff Exemptions

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan with President Trump in New York in September. Japan’s omission from the list of countries temporarily exempted from United States tariffs seemed also a personal