Category Archives: Tariffs

Trump Hits China With Tariffs on $200 Billion in Goods, Escalating Trade War

Trump Hits China With Tariffs on $200 Billion in Goods, Escalating Trade War – The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/17/us/politics/trump-china-tariffs-trade.html Re-posted from NYTimes. Geoff Geoff Comments: It is a matter of who blinks first…

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Trump Tells Aides to Proceed With $200 Billion in Tariffs on China

Trump Tells Aides to Proceed With $200 Billion in Tariffs on China – Mish Talk https://moneymaven.io/mishtalk/economics/trump-tells-aides-to-proceed-with-200-billion-in-tariffs-on-china-avAlw0rESUW6NbNdocKukA/ Re-posted from Mish Talk. Geoff Geoff Comments: I say China blinks first…

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GM seeks to exclude China-made Buick SUV from tariff

GM seeks to exclude China-made Buick SUV from tariff | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-gm/gm-seeks-to-exclude-china-made-buick-suv-from-tariff-idUSKBN1KN313?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+reuters/topNews+(News+/+US+/+Top+News) Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: It is a reasonable request…

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Did Tariffs Make America Great?

Did Tariffs Make America Great? | Patrick J. Buchanan – Official Website http://buchanan.org/blog/did-tariffs-make-america-great-129752 Re-posted from Buchanan. Geoff Geoff Comments: Patrick Buchanan does a masterful job of elucidating the impact of tariffs on the evolution of America into greatness over 2 … Continue reading

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Tariff Backlash Could Cost Republicans The Senate

Tariff Backlash Could Cost Republicans The Senate | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-07-24/tariff-backlash-could-cost-republicans-senate Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yes, it could, which would expose how shallow politics is, where the people won’t give President Trump the time to work out … Continue reading

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No Deal: Trump Offers Zero-Tariff Deal, EU Refuses

No Deal: Trump Offers Zero-Tariff Deal, EU Refuses – Mish Talk https://www.themaven.net/mishtalk/economics/no-deal-trump-offers-zero-tariff-deal-eu-refuses-8NSMpILUAkSTH9iKsTyiRQ/ Re-posted from Mish Talk. Geoff Geoff Comments: President Trump offers the dream deal, EU declines for no logical reason…

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Stock Markets See the US Winning the Trade War, Defying Corporate Lobby & Media Propaganda

Stock Markets See the US Winning the Trade War, Defying Corporate Lobby & Media Propaganda | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/07/12/stock-markets-see-the-us-winning-the-trade-war-defying-corporate-lobby-media-propaganda/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Trade War: President Trump (&US) will come out on top…

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Trump administration announces list of tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods

Trump administration announces list of tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/10/white-house-releases-list-of-goods-hit-by-200-billion-in-tariffs.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Remember, in this tariff dispute, no matter how it affects the US, things will be worse in China…

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Trump: China could face more than $500 billion in US tariffs 

Trump: China could face more than $500 billion in US tariffs  https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/05/trump-says-us-will-impose-16-billion-in-additional-tariffs-on-china-i.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Careful, this could add up to real money…

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Trade-War Drums: Is Mexico Ready to Fire at the US Corn Belt?

Trade-War Drums: Is Mexico Ready to Fire at the US Corn Belt? https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/09/trade-war-drums-is-mexico-ready-to-fire-at-the-us-corn-belt/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: It would be suicide of sorts, but not beyond Mexico’s possible actions…

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