Australia  

“News neutrality by unbiased coverage”
One News Page
> >

China’s trade surplus with US hits record level as businesses scramble to beat tariff deadline

S.China Morning Post Saturday, 8 December 2018 ()
China’s trade surplus with the US rose to a new high of US$35.5 billion last month as businesses raced to prepare for a threatened increase in tariffs over the new year. China’s exports to the US rose by 9.7 per cent year-on-year to US$46.2 billion in November, while imports dropped 25 per cent to US$10.6 billion, according to data published by the General Administration of Customs in China on Saturday. But China’s overall trade last month was worse than expected: both...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published < > Embed
News video: U.S. sees 'hard deadline' for China trade deal

▶ U.S. sees 'hard deadline' for China trade deal 02:01

U.S.-China trade negotiations need to reach a successful end by March 1 or new tariffs will be imposed, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Sunday, clarifying there is a “hard deadline." Zachary Goelman reports.

You Might Like


Recent related videos from verified sources

China Buys US Soybeans for First Time Since Trade War Began [Video]China Buys US Soybeans for First Time Since Trade War Began 00:49

​Shipments are expected to occur sometime during the 2018/2019 marketing year.

Credit: Newsy Studio - Published

CreditEase CEO: Social Responsibility Is an Investment, Not an Expense [Video]CreditEase CEO: Social Responsibility Is an Investment, Not an Expense 04:16

Providing financial services to underserved populations in China makes business sense, says CEO Ning Tang.

Credit: Fortune - Published

Trump Says 'A Big And Very Comprehensive Deal' With China Could Happen 'Rather Soon' [Video]Trump Says 'A Big And Very Comprehensive Deal' With China Could Happen 'Rather Soon' 00:42

President Trump on Friday announced that China is ready to make a “big” deal on trade. President Trump on Friday announced that China is ready to make a "big" deal on trade. "China just..

Credit: Geo Beats - Published

China to Temporarily Reduce Tariffs on US Auto Imports [Video]China to Temporarily Reduce Tariffs on US Auto Imports 01:00

China currently has a 40 percent tariff in place on U.S. vehicle imports.

Credit: Newsy Studio - Published

World stocks tumble on weak economic data from China and Europe [Video]World stocks tumble on weak economic data from China and Europe 01:51

Stocks worldwide tumbled on Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe fanned concerns of a global economic slowdown and left investors fretting over the wider impact of a still-unresolved..

Credit: Reuters Studio - Published

Asian Shares Down On Bad News From China [Video]Asian Shares Down On Bad News From China 00:41

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares tumbled on Friday after China reported a set of weak data, fanning fresh worries of a slowdown in the world’s second-biggest economy and leaving investors fretting over..

Credit: Wochit Business - Published

Trump Is Shooting Himself In The Foot In Chinese Trade War [Video]Trump Is Shooting Himself In The Foot In Chinese Trade War 00:51

One of President Donald Trump's biggest goals is to reduce the US's trade deficit with China. But according to Goldman Sachs analysts, Trump's trade war is only making it worse. The US Census Bureau..

Credit: Wochit - Published

China Sets World Record With Skyscraper Boom [Video]China Sets World Record With Skyscraper Boom 00:31

According to CNN, China built more skyscrapers in 2018 than anywhere else in the world -- or at any other time in history. This year a total of 88 buildings measuring 200 meters or above were completed..

Credit: Wochit News - Published


Recent related news from verified sources

US sets hard deadline for China trade deal

March 1 is a hard deadline for a trade deal with China on US demands, Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says, after which tariffs would be enforced.
SBS - AmericasAlso reported by •ReutersProactive Investors

China suspends tariff hikes on US cars, auto parts

China announced a 90-day suspension on Friday of tariff hikes on U.S. cars, trucks and auto parts following its cease-fire in...
Deseret News - World

Home price growth slows in China as sentiment turns bearish

Growth in China’s new home prices slowed in November as domestic demand weakened though the sector remained resilient in contrast to a deeper slowdown in...
S.China Morning Post - Property

12-Year-Old in China Kills His Mother, Then Returns to School, Igniting an Outcry

The decision to allow the boy to return to school has raised questions about China’s policy of not holding children underage 14 responsible for crimes.
NYTimes.com - Front Page


Tweets about this


Other recent news in Asia-Pacific

AUSTRALIA RECOGNISES WEST JERUSALEM AS ISRAELI CAPITALFEDERAL JUDGE Deals New Blow to Affordable Care Act
GE Powered the AMERICAN Century---Then It Burned OutThe reason why the US-China trade talks will work: IT’S the personal touch
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2018 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest