Trade war, day 70: ‘No pressure to make a deal with China’

Yesterday, news broke that the U.S., led by Steven Mnuchin at the Treasury Department, was reaching out to China to arrange a last-minute round of trade negotiations before the next $200 billion in tariffs is imposed. The Wall Street Journal last week suggested (paywall) that those tariffs could be imposed about three weeks after the September 6 close … Continue reading Trade war, day 70: ‘No pressure to make a deal with China’