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The only thing we know about a ‘no deal’ with China is that it would be terrible for the world’s economy

Trump says the US may end up not making a trade deal with China, but it's unclear if that means tariffs on $250 billion of imports from China or more.
President Donald Trump with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Hamburg, Germany, during the plenary session at last year's G20 summit.

China detonated its tentative trade deal with the US by abruptly deleting swaths of text it didn’t want to commit to, report says

The Trump administration now plans to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods in retaliation for China "retreating" from commitments.

Trump’s threat to sharply increase tariffs would hit China’s economy like a sucker punch

After struggling earlier this year the Chinese economy just found its footing. Trump's 25% tariffs could reverse all of that and knock it down again.

Trump’s top trade negotiator confirms the China tariffs will increase on Friday, accuses Beijing of walking back on trade deal

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer confirmed that US tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods would increase on Friday at 12:01 a.m. ET.
Olive oil from European Union member countries could get hit with a tariff, based on the Trump administration's newest tariff list.

The Trump administration wants to slap tariffs on $11 billion worth of goods from the European Union — here’s the full list of products th...

The US said the tariff proposal is in response to illegal government support of aircraft maker Airbus and cover everything from sweaters to tweezers.
Donald Trump, then the Republican presidential nominee, walks off his plane, a Boeing 757, in Colorado in September 2016.

The US is threatening tariffs on $11 billion worth of European goods over subsidies to Airbus, whose rival Boeing is enduring its most difficult perio...

The US trade representative has identified EU products, including wine, cheese, and Airbus planes, that could face tariffs when exported to the US.

4 months after sealing a new trade deal with Mexico and Canada, Trump begins attempt to win over Congress

"They don’t think they're going to have enough votes on their side obviously to pass it. They don’t," Pascrell added.
US President Donald Trump stands with Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer

Trump’s trade representative publicly calls out president’s ignorance on trade deals in incident that reportedly left Trump ’embarra...

Trump and Lighthizer clashed during a press conference on Friday, with the pair disagreeing on the definition of a memorandum of understanding.

LET’S MAKE A DEAL: Officials from the US and China are working to hash out a deal to end Trump’s trade war as a critical tariff deadline n...

The Trump administration and Chinese officials are trying to make a deal before the trade-war truce ends after March 1 and tariffs increase.
The future of the US-China trade war will be decided during a meeting between Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump.

Trump’s trade talks with China could decide the fate of the trade war and the US economy’s future

The talks between the Trump administration and China could be contentious, but both sides have reasons to try to reach a deal to end the trade war.