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US preparing new tariffs on Chinese imports
Trump says if China responds to these new tariffs, then he will move to counter.

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China announces equal penalties to retaliate for U.S. tariffs
China announces equal penalties to retaliate for U.S. tariffs
A $50 billion list of possible U.S. trade targets announced in April included soybeans, light aircraft, orange juice, whiskey and beef.
US stocks sink with other markets as trade worries rise
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
Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs
Beijing has also drawn up a list of $50 billion in U.S. products that would face retaliatory tariffs, including beef and soybeans.
Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors
The shortage of banking services has been a major obstacle to the industry.
US retail sales boom in May, but inflation is lurking
Healthier consumer spending has boosted the economy after a sluggish first quarter.
Farmer, ethanol producers rally during EPA chief’s visit
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt got a rough reception in South Dakota from farmers and ethanol producers who accused of him of undermining the industry
China warns US trade deals off if tariff hike goes ahead
Economists also warn that Beijing will resist changing technology development policies Washington dislikes but that Chinese leaders see as successful.
Fed raises key rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes
The action means consumers and businesses will face higher loan rates over time.
Hazelnut growers find common ground with Chinese diplomat
Hazelnut growers find common ground with Chinese diplomat
Oregon hazelnut growers hope a recent meeting with a top Chinese diplomat will create goodwill in trade negotiations.
Producer prices up 0.5 pct from April, 3.1 pct in past year
US producer prices rise 0.5 percent from April, 3.1 percent over past year

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