• WTO Rules Some U.S. Tariffs on China Violate Trade Rules

    WTO Rules Some U.S. Tariffs on China Violate Trade Rules

    The World Trade Organization ruled on Tuesday that the U.S. broke international trading rules by imposing levies on more than $200 billion of Chinese goods two years ago when President Trump’s trade war with China began. The ruling came in response to a complaint filed by China in 2018, which claimed the U.S. violated WTO …
  • European Union eyes tariffs on American coal, farm goods over trade dispute

    European Union eyes tariffs on American coal, farm goods over trade dispute

    The European Union wants to slap tariffs on American industries that are politically near and dear to President Trump and congressional Republicans this election year, a new report says. The EU has asked the World Trade Organization for permission to impose tariffs on $11.2 billion worth of US exports that would hammer farmers, coal producers …