Sticking to campaign promises to lower the trade deficit and get tougher with countries that violate trade rules, President Donald Trump signed a pair of executive focusing on trade.
Officials have forced natural gas-powered fertilizer plants to shut in areas like Sichuan and Yunnan to conserve the fuel for home-heating in the north, where demand is outpacing supply. That’s boosting prices of nitrogen-rich urea, which is spread on fields to boost soil productivity, after output was already cut by[…]Read More »
Wall Street trembled Thursday after the U.S. announced it would hit the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners and the European Union with 25 percent duties on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum. Read moreRead More »