trade deficit

Trump Hints at China Trade Deal with ‘Different Structure’

President Donald Trump hinted at the need for a “different structure” for a bilateral trade deal with China just one day after the Commerce Department’s Tuesday determination that China has been using Vietnam to circumvent anti-steel dumping measures.

Trump praises Xi's 'kind words' in fresh sign of trade detente

China Slashes Tariffs on Car Imports

In a move that could benefit the global auto industry, China announced on Tuesday it will slash tariffs on imported cars.

TOPSHOT - US President Donald Trump (L) gestures next to China's President Xi Jinping during a business leaders event at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on November 9, 2017. Donald Trump urged Chinese leader Xi Jinping to work "hard" and act fast to help resolve the North …

Presidents Trump and Xi Announce ‘Miracle’ of $250 Billion in U.S.-China Deals

President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping announced over $250 billion in deals between American and Chinese companies on Thursday, an accomplishment hailed by Chinese Commerce Minister Zhong Shan as “truly a miracle.” Critics immediately began picking the deals apart as less than meets the eye.

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No. The U.S. Trade Deficit Is Not a Good Thing

The United States sells fewer goods and services than it buys from the likes of China and Mexico, and this is somehow evidence that Americans are just very wealthy.

EAST LIVERPOOL, OH - OCTOBER 24: A closed factory is shown in downtown on October 24, 2016 in East Liverpool, Ohio. Ohio has become one of the key battleground states in the 2016 presidential election with both candidates or their surrogates making weekly visits to the Buckeye State. (Photo by …