Edition:
United Kingdom

Chris Prentice

China eyes U.S. poultry, pork imports in trade talks: sources

16 Apr 2019

NEW YORK/CHICAGO China would likely lift a ban on U.S. poultry as part of a trade deal and may buy more pork to meet a growing supply deficit, but it is not willing to allow a prohibited growth drug used in roughly half the U.S. hog herd, two sources with knowledge of the negotiations said.

Exclusive: U.S. waters down demand China ax subsidies in push for trade deal - sources

15 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING U.S. negotiators have tempered demands that China curb industrial subsidies as a condition for a trade deal after strong resistance from Beijing, according to two sources briefed on discussions, marking a retreat on a core U.S. objective for the trade talks.

RPT-EXCLUSIVE- U.S. waters down demand China ax subsidies in push for trade deal -sources

15 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING, April 14 U.S. negotiators have tempered demands that China curb industrial subsidies as a condition for a trade deal after strong resistance from Beijing, according to two sources briefed on discussions, marking a retreat on a core U.S. objective for the trade talks.

Talks with China to cut ethanol tariffs 'positive': U.S. agriculture secretary

09 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Tuesday that talks with China about reducing Beijing's tariff on U.S. ethanol products were "positive," but cautioned the discussions were not over.

Biotech crops still a sticking point in U.S.-China trade deal: sources

09 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON China's lengthy approval process for genetically modified crops remains a sticking point in talks to end the trade war between China and the United States, according to two sources with knowledge of the talks.

Biotech crops still a sticking point in U.S.-China trade deal - sources

09 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON China's lengthy approval process for genetically modified crops remains a sticking point in talks to end the trade war between China and the United States, according to two sources with knowledge of the talks.

UPDATE 1-Biotech crops still a sticking point in U.S.-China trade deal -sources

05 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON, April 4 China's lengthy approval process for genetically modified crops remains a sticking point in talks to end the trade war between China and the United States, according to two sources with knowledge of the talks.

Biotech crops still a sticking point in U.S.-China trade deal: sources

05 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON China's lengthy approval process for genetically modified crops remains a sticking point in talks to end the trade war between China and the United States, according to two sources with knowledge of the talks.

Biotech crops still a sticking point in U.S.-China trade deal -sources

05 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON, April 4 China's lengthy approval process for genetically modified crops remains a sticking point in talks to end the trade war between China and the United States, according to two sources with knowledge of the talks.

Escalating U.S.-China trade war would hit manufacturing, agricultural jobs: IMF

03 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON An escalation of the U.S.-China trade war would drive manufacturing away from both countries and likely cause job losses, but would not change their total trade balances, an International Monetary Fund (IMF) report showed on Wednesday.

World News

Yellow vest demonstrators, police clash in Paris

Clashes broke out between dozens of demonstrators and police in Paris on the 23rd Saturday of yellow-vest protests after authorities warned that rioters could return to the French capital to spark a new wave of violence.