Trade Dispute

 US Firms Make Last-Ditch Pleas to Government to Spare Them China Tariffs

US Firms Make Last-Ditch Pleas to Government to Spare Them China Tariffs

US firms are making last-minute efforts to petition the US government regarding the potential damage to their interests caused…

Oct 12, 2018
Feng Difan
Guangdong Firms Take Action to Counter Rising US Trade Tariffs

Guangdong Firms Take Action to Counter Rising US Trade Tariffs

Foreign firms in China’s major trade hub Guangdong are having to find creative ways to keep costs down as American tariffs against the country keep rising.

Oct 11, 2018
Wang Yufeng
Chinese Toolmaker Plans Vietnam Factory to Skirt US Trade Dispute

Chinese Toolmaker Plans Vietnam Factory to Skirt US Trade Dispute

Toolmaker Great Star Industrial plans to invest USD300 million to start a Vietnamese unit in an attempt to avoid the impact of the ongoing trade tiff between China and the United States.

Oct 11, 2018
Tang Shihua
Orders at China’s Smaller Manufacturers Remain Stable Despite Trade Friction

Orders at China’s Smaller Manufacturers Remain Stable Despite Trade Friction

Smaller but competitive Chinese manufacturing firms have maintained stability in their orders from abroad despite the shadow cast by trade…

Oct 10, 2018
Miao Qi
US Industry Groups Embark On a Battle Against Trade Tariff

US Industry Groups Embark On a Battle Against Trade Tariff

US Industry Groups Embark On a Battle Against Trade Tariff. Almost 100 US associations have set up a national trade…

Sep 14, 2018
Xu Wei
US Has Agreed to Maintain China Contact on Trade

US Has Agreed to Maintain China Contact on Trade

The trade dispute between China and the US keeps on brewing while according to China's commerce ministry the pair is willing to continue negotiations.

Sep 3, 2018
Feng Difan
China-US Trade Friction Only Drags Real Economy Down Slightly, Economists Say

China-US Trade Friction Only Drags Real Economy Down Slightly, Economists Say

“What is the impact of current trade frictions with the US on China’s real economy?” Liu Shijin, deputy director of…

Aug 27, 2018
Shao Haipeng
PBOC Takes Aim at Yuan Depreciation by Restoring Counter-Cyclical Factor

PBOC Takes Aim at Yuan Depreciation by Restoring Counter-Cyclical Factor

China's central bank has gone back to a formula for fixing the yuan’s central parity rate versus the US dollar…

Aug 27, 2018
Duan Siyu
US Removes Chinese Drug Imports From Tariff List to Keep Supplies Stable

US Removes Chinese Drug Imports From Tariff List to Keep Supplies Stable

US Removes Chinese Drug Imports From Tariff List to Keep Supplies Stable

Aug 14, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Expects to Pare Soybean Imports 10%, Add Other Pig Feed Options

China Expects to Pare Soybean Imports 10%, Add Other Pig Feed Options

China Expects to Pare Soybean Imports 10%, Add Other Pig Feed Options. China anticipates to reduce its soybean imports by…

Aug 6, 2018
Xu Wei
Auto Powers Refrain From Joint Defense Against Projected US Tariff Hikes

Auto Powers Refrain From Joint Defense Against Projected US Tariff Hikes

Major vehicle-exporting regions, including the European Union, Canada, Mexico, South Korea, and Japan, have agreed to respond, yet not in…

Aug 1, 2018
Feng Difan
Qualcomm’s Sunk Deal Is Unrelated to US Trade Dispute, Chinese Ministry Says

Qualcomm’s Sunk Deal Is Unrelated to US Trade Dispute, Chinese Ministry Says

China’s ongoing trade tiff with the United States had nothing to do with the end this week of Qualcomm’s quest…

Jul 27, 2018
Tang Shihua & Xu Zuwei