Trump says if China responds to these new tariffs, then he will move to counter.
Steers sold 3.00 lower to 3.00 higher, while heifers were steady to 3.00 higher.
Slaughter lambs steady to 5.00 lower this week.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during June for ordinary protein trended steady to 13 cents per bushel higher compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period from 5.90-6.18.
Asking prices for next week are 1 cent higher for Jumbo, 19 cents higher for Extra Large, 18 cents higher for Large and 5 cents higher for Medium and Small.
Milk production in the mountain states of Idaho, Utah and Colorado is strong and continues to build in parts of the region.
All classes traded steady with very good demand in Caolifornia.
Economists and businesspeople say Beijing is unlikely to give ground on its technology development strategy.
A $50 billion list of possible U.S. trade targets announced in April included soybeans, light aircraft, orange juice, whiskey and beef.
Global stock markets are mostly lower as U.S. President Donald Trump's approval of a plan to impose tough tariffs on China renewed concerns about trade friction
Beijing has also drawn up a list of $50 billion in U.S. products that would face retaliatory tariffs, including beef and soybeans.
Healthier consumer spending has boosted the economy after a sluggish first quarter.
Economists also warn that Beijing will resist changing technology development policies Washington dislikes but that Chinese leaders see as successful.
Representative livestock prices from around the West.