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19.06.2018 - 17:01 [ CNN ]

Trump threatens China with new tariffs on another $200 billion of goods

The White House said Monday evening that if China goes through with its promise to retaliate against the US tariffs announced last week, the United States will impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.

„Further action must be taken to encourage China to change its unfair practices, open its market to United States goods, and accept a more balanced trade relationship with the United States,“ Trump said in a statement.

19.06.2018 - 12:09 [ eurasiafuture.com ]

Trump’s New Tariffs Have Effectively Killed TTIP And May Collapse NAFTA

(31.5.2018) What is already clear is that the age of global free trading blocs that appeared on the horizon during the Obama years appears to be over as far as the United States is concerned. The much vaunted Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) which would have seen the EU and NAFTA create a free trading mega-zone is now all but dead as Washington and Brussels continue to threaten each other with more trading barriers.

29.03.2018 - 10:03 [ Fox News ]

Kucinich Praises Trump’s Tariffs: ‚We’ve Ended Up Being the Suckers of the World‘

(10.3.2018) On „Fox & Friends“ on Saturday morning, Kucinich, who’s running for governor in Ohio, explained that steel has a $7.2 billion impact on The Buckeye State’s economy, with 100,000 jobs directly or indirectly connected to steel production.

„This is an important moment,“ Kucinich said. „Ohio’s lost so many jobs because of these bad trade agreements. Finally, we’re seeing a correction here.”