China-US Trade

2018-07-07 19:15 GMT+8

The consume-now-pay-later lifestyle, immediate gratification, low household savings and a current account deficit all contributed to America’s trade deficit with China, argued Stephen Roach, senior fellow and lecturer at Yale University, in an exclusive interview with CGTN’s Wang Guan. 

2018-07-21 13:23 GMT+8

Hi, everybody. I am a soybean. I may not look like much, but I'm very important. Of course, you all know I'm the key to tofu and soy sauce. But my family and I can also be made into soybean oil, which goes into all of your favorite foods, like cakes, cookies, and bread.

2018-07-20 09:36 GMT+8

Donald Trump's plan to levy tariffs on China is unjustified and will not be effective. There will be no winner in this trade war. Only losers. Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said on Wednesday.

2018-07-20 08:46 GMT+8

The largest American agricultural export to China is soybeans. In 2017, total US soybean exports to China topped 20 billion US dollars. With the US imposing tariffs on Chinese goods, the US soybean industry has emerged as a target for Chinese retaliation. 

2018-07-18 11:07 GMT+8

Before the US-China trade tensions, American pig processors exported nine out of every 10 pigs’ feet and heads they shipped overseas to China - for prices higher than they would fetch anywhere else.

2018-07-18 09:56 GMT+8

The US has been dictating global rulemaking to serve its own interests at the cost of justice and equality, the spokesperson for China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday. 

2018-07-17 22:38 GMT+8

Editor’s note: Mukhisa Kituyi is Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). The article first appeared on Project Syndicate on June 18. It reflects the author's opinions, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-07-17 14:50 GMT+8

The world is more interconnected than ever before: we rely on each other and share with each other — to benefit each other. 

2018-07-16 22:02 GMT+8

China lodged an additional complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Monday over tariffs on 200 billion US dollars in Chinese goods implemented by the US based on a trade investigation against China under Section 301, the Ministry of Commerce said in an online statement.

2018-07-16 16:04 GMT+8

Editor's note: Bai Xianyue is the Managing Partner of Chenyi  Law. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN. 

2018-07-15 21:30 GMT+8

The world is more interconnected than ever before. We rely on each other and share with each other — to benefit each other. 

2018-07-15 16:31 GMT+8

The Trump administration's escalation of its trade war with China has left many wondering how Chinese companies will respond. One company in southern China's Guangdong province that specializes in intelligent equipment manufacturing says it is up for the challenge. 

2018-07-15 14:19 GMT+8

Editor’s note: The article is translated from an opinion piece originally published in Chinese on the China Business Network APP on July 11.

2018-07-15 11:29 GMT+8

The second session of WTO’s seventh trade policy review of China got underway on Friday.

2018-07-14 09:36 GMT+8

CGTN invited Professor Shi Huimin of National Academy of Development and Strategy at Renmin University of China to our studio to share her views on the tit-for-tat trade confrontation between China and US.

2018-07-14 22:10 GMT+8

Editor's note: Dr. John Gong is a research fellow at Charhar Institute and professor at the University of International Business and Economics. The article reflects the author’s opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-07-14 10:35 GMT+8

President Trump has repeatedly said trade with China is not fair. While the US places 2.5 percent tariffs on imported Chinese cars, for example, China was putting 25 percent on imported American cars, before the latest trade spat erupted. Many people echo this argument.

2018-07-14 08:16 GMT+8

Trade disputes are spreading around the world. None of the economies get a narrow escape from the impact of tariffs, certainly including the US itself. These trade tensions cause not only worries and tough times to industries, but can also hurt consumption.

2018-07-13 18:11 GMT+8

US President Donald Trump says the additional tariffs on Chinese goods are in place because of growing trade deficits with China. But the numbers tell a different story. 

2018-07-13 16:53 GMT+8

American farms and businesses, which are set to be affected by Washington's new round of proposed tariffs against Beijing, are taking the Trump administration to task.

2018-07-13 12:30 GMT+8

Globalization and trade have brought us closer ever than before, and products from all over the world make our daily lives easier.  

2018-07-13 17:00 GMT+8

Despite the first wave of tariffs imposed by the Trump administration targeting 818 products central to China’s economic plans, Made in China 2025 – an industrial policy to cultivate China’s high-tech industries such as robotics and energy-saving vehicles – is still in progress.

2018-07-13 09:57 GMT+8

The trade war launched by the US is global, and not only with China, the Commerce Ministry in Beijing said on Thursday.

2018-07-12 21:04 GMT+8

Editor's note: Li Qingsi is the executive director at the Center for American Studies at Renmin University of China. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-07-13 11:42 GMT+8

China's Ministry of Commerce Thursday said that the country is not afraid of a trade war if there are no other options left.

2018-07-12 16:07 GMT+8