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China to cut import tariffs on 850 products

A port on December 4, 2019 in Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province of China.
A port in Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province, China on Dec. 4. Photo: Wang Chun/VCG via Getty Images

Robert Lighthizer tells Mexico: USMCA "attachés" are not "labor inspectors"

Robert Lighthizer
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. Photo: Rodrigo Arangua/AFP via Getty Images

Pork industry wants to cash in on "phase one" U.S.-China trade deal

Illustration of a pig on a $100 bill
Illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios

Global economic uncertainty eased by U.K. elections, China trade deal

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: Lindsey Parnaby WPA Pool/Getty Images

China suspends additional retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods

A worker at a port in Qingdao in 2017
A worker at a port in Qingdao, China, 2017. Photo: STR/AFP via Getty Images
Updated Dec 13, 2019 - Economy & Business

U.S. and China reach "phase one" trade deal to avert December tariffs

Trump and China's president Xi
Photo: Artyom Ivanov/TASS via Getty Images

Business groups express growing dissatisfaction with USMCA compromise

Nancy Pelosi and a group of Democrats at a press conference
Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal announce the USMCA compromise. Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

The trade war is kind of working

Illustration of a shipping crate
Illustration: Lazaro Gamio/Axios

Trump may get the weak dollar he wants

Illustration of George Washington looking concerned on a dollar bill
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios