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Details Of Phase One Deal Revealed

China has committed to making large scale purchases of US$200 billion of American goods as part of the phase one trade deal. Purchase target for manufactured goods of around US$75 billion, with China also committing to buy huge amounts of energy, agriculture and services. The target for manufactured goods purchases will be the largest, worth around US$75 billion, US$50 billion worth ...

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U.S. Farmers See Another Bleak Year Despite Phase 1 Trade Deal

U.S. farmers are stuck with fields full of weather-damaged corn – a crop they planted after the U.S.-China trade war killed their soybean market. Many don’t know yet what crops they’ll plant next season among a host of dicey options. In Texas, Kansas and Colorado, farmers are weighing whether they should plant fewer acres of corn and more sorghum, even ...

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U.S.-Japan Trade Deal Takes Effect Amidst Doubts

A trade deal between the U.S. and Japan that cuts tariffs on some agricultural products and industrial goods took effect, with little indication the two sides would meet a pledge to soon start a new round of talks broadening the pact. Under the deal, Japan reduced tariffs on beef, pork and additional U.S. agricultural products to the same levels it grants ...

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