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These 4 Goldman Sachs charts show how hard Trump’s trade war is hitting the US and China

Goldman Sachs says the trade dispute is hitting China especially hard.

Trump met with Powell at White House following months of Fed attacks

Powell has been a near-constant target of pressure by the Trump administration, which looked into whether it could demote him last year.

Global trade is stalling as Trump’s tariff fights drag on, WTO warns

The effects of trade tensions between the Trump administration and China have grown increasingly evident in the largest economies in recent months.

Even a ceasefire in the US-China trade war might not be enough to spark corporate spending, analyst says

According to analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the US trade deficit sits at 3.1% of gross domestic product.

Trump isn’t ready to sign China deal, White House advisers say

The two sides have clashed over whether tariff rollbacks should be included in the first stage of the interim agreement.
President Donald Trump departs the White House en route Alabama

Trump says Democrats want a ‘nice, big, juicy recession’

President Donald Trump sought to shift focus toward the economy as impeachment hearings against him went public for a second day.

GM’s 40-day strike drives the biggest drop in US factory output since April

Factory output of motor vehicles and related parts dropped 7.1% last month. Excluding the motor vehicles sector, US factory production only fell 0.1%.
Target recorded its strongest quarterly growth in shopper traffic in more than a decade.

Tariff anxiety is mounting across American households, threatening the backbone of the economy

Trade tensions with China have raised alarm in American households, undermining one of the brightest spots in an economy otherwise expected to slow.
Germany avoided recession by this much.

Germany just narrowly avoided recession — but a downturn ‘is more likely than not’ in 2020

The data released on Thursday showed that growth in the third quarter was led by consumption, with household and government expenditure increasing.

China has been reluctant to commit to the farm purchases Trump touted

A $50 billion quota would be more than double the amount of agricultural products that China imported from the US in 2017.