Trade

In less than two weeks, Trump must decide whether to slap tariffs on $156 billion in consumer goods made in China or move the goal post yet again in lieu of the comprehensive trade deal.

China’s official spokespeople are keeping quiet on trade talks with the U.S. amid growing uncertainty on when even a phase-one agreement can be reached.

U.S. equities slid on Tuesday after President Donald Trump suggested he may want to delay a trade deal with China until after the 2020 presidential election.

Kayla Tausche reports on how the U.S. trade war with China is actually helping feed the hungry.

The leaders of the U.S.-China trade negotiations held another phone call on Tuesday morning, China’s Ministry of Commerce said in an online statement.

On this week’s “Market Monitor”, we speak with Chris Cordaro, Chief Investment Officer at Regent Atlantic, who gives us three stock picks that he says are immune to the trade war volatility.

A top labor leader said President Donald Trump “missed the mark” Friday when he contended House Speaker Nancy Pelosi would not approve a new North American trade deal because of union pressure.

President Donald Trump on Friday said that a long-negotiated trade deal with China is “potentially very close” following reports that an agreement might not be reached until next year.

Eunice Yoon is in Beijing for us and reports on the latest uncertainty regarding trade negotiations between the two largest economies in the world.

China’s top trade official has invited U.S. negotiators to take part in a fresh round of face-to-face talks, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

On Wednesday, a report puts a phase one trade deal with China in doubt which caused stocks to get cautious. Bob Pisani has more for us.

While some investors remain skeptical of a U.S.-China trade deal, the smart money has started to bet on a resolution to this jarring battle that has dragged on for nearly two years, according to Goldman Sachs.

Eunice Yoon reports from Beijing for us where there is growing pessimism in China on trade talks with the U.S.

The economic fight between the U.S. and China that has roiled financial markets over the last two years could next blossom into a full-blown war for investing capital and ultimately, for the prestige of the globe’s reserve currency, hedge fund magnate Ray Dalio said.

China is still calling for the U.S. to roll back tariffs as part of any “phase one” agreement, as trade negotiations between the world’s two largest economies drag on.