This week Chinese officials are in Washington, D.C. to negotiate trade. As part of those talks Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue was in the oval office on Thursday with President Trump and Chinese officials including Chinese-Vice Premier Liu He. According to Perdue, both sides are clear on what the other wants but coming to agreement and putting proper enforcement mechanisms in place will be the challenge.
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 »
The latest round of Nafta talks is nearing its conclusion without any major breakthroughs or agreements on even the least-contentious topics, officials familiar with the negotiations say, fueling doubts among observers that a deal can be reached this year. Read moreRead More »