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Trump is rolling back steep tariffs on metal from Canada and Mexico

President Donald Trump has announced an end to metal tariffs on Canada and Mexico, clearing major hurdles for a new North American trade agreement.

Stocks are dropping after China threatens to cut off trade-war talks, accusing the US of ‘petty tricks’

"If there is no real concrete action by the United States, it will be meaningless for you to come and talk," China's ruling party wrote.

Walmart says its ‘monitoring the tariff discussions,’ posts mixed results

Walmart on Thursday posted mixed first-quarter results, and said that it was keeping an eye on the trade talks between the US and China.

The top false claims Trump makes about trade

President Donald Trump has repeated falsehoods about trade left and right. Here are some of the most popular ones.

Stocks are dipping as Trump’s ‘meddling’ fuels market anxiety

European equities and US futures dipped on Thursday as anxious traders reacted to Trump's "haphazard" approach and disappointing economic data.
A worker monitors a process inside the plant at the copper refinery of Codelco Ventanas in Ventanas city, Chile.

The ‘single-best leading indicator for stocks’ in recent history is predicting stock-market doom

Copper has been the "single-best leading indicator for stocks over the past 18 months," and its recent action suggests stock-market doom, one firm said.
U.S. President Donald Trump (R) looks on Chinese President Xi Jinping during the plenary session at the G20 Summit on July 7, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany.

Business leaders are expressing frustration and uncertainty about the US-China trade war

Executives at S&P 500 companies have sounded off on the US-China trade war amid ongoing uncertainty between the world's largest economies.

Macy’s CEO warns that the trade war could force the department store to raise prices

Macy's is bracing itself for a wave of new tariffs. CEO Jeff Gennette issued a warning about the impact tariffs could have on consumers.

Former Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein says Trump’s trade-war tariffs may be ‘effective’

Former Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein suggested tariffs could be an "effective negotiating tool" and compared the trade war to a labor strike.

Equities slide on trade war concerns — ‘This market is trading on the whimsy of Donald Trump’

European equities and US futures fell on Wednesday after renewed potential for a trade deal and Chinese government stimulus lifted Asian stocks.