The US auto industry urged Trump not to saddle imported cars with steep tariffs.
Trade ties between Cambodia and Vietnam were strengthened on Wednesday following a meeting between high-ranking commerce officials in which both countries agree to drop tariffs on a number of goods.
US Treasury Secretary said he hopes for “productive” trade meetings in China.
Rice exports in January saw a small decline that exporters have blamed on the EU.
India could lose a zero tariffs on $5.6 billion of exports to the US.
US negotiators to press China on longstanding demands related to US companies.
US lawmakers introduce legislation to limit the president’s power to levy import tariffs.
With the recent imposition of tariffs by the European Union, the local rice sector needs to focus on enhancing competitiveness by increasing efficiency and reducing costs, the Ministry of Agriculture said in a statement this week.
The Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) said the European Commission’s decision to re-impose tariffs on Cambodian rice was made too hastily, leaving local farmers and exporters unprepared and unable to remain competitive in the European market.
The government says it plans to have all 24 provinces in the country connected to the national grid by 2020.
China’s economy cooled in the fourth quarter under pressure from bruising US tariffs.
The government has downplayed the effects tariffs imposed by the European Union.
The US is pushing for regular reviews of China’s progress on pledged trade reforms.
The European Commission has imposed tariffs on rice imports from Cambodia and Myanmar that, it says, are hurting farmers in the European Union.
The noose around the Cambodian rice sector is tightening as the European Commission (EC) is almost certainly implementing the safeguard measures on rice exports from Cambodia and Myanmar from mid-January onwards, said a source close to the issue.
In less than a week, the European Union will decide on whether or not to impose tariffs on rice from Cambodia and Myanmar.
Local rice exporter and millers will buy significantly less paddy rice this year as they await the European Union’s final decision on whether or not to impose tariffs on Cambodian rice, industry insiders say.
It is the beginning of the harvest season, and a rice farmer in Takeo province walks to his field, located just behind his house, ready to inspect the rented machinery he will use to collect the crop.
The arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is a declaration of war by the US to further its attempt to cripple Beijing’s corporate sector through tariffs and the destruction of deals in order to assert dominance over China, several experts say.
The Cambodia-EU fight may have wider implications for Cambodia and for the SEA.
The US action against Huawei’s CFO Meng Wangzhou is part of the Trump administration’s broader attempt to undermine China’s economy by imposing tariffs, closing Western markets to Chinese high-technology exports, and blocking Chinese purchases of US and European technology companies.
Lighthizer warns of new tariffs unless trade talks wrap up successfully by March 1.
The EU fails on taxing Cambodia fragrant and white rice, giving local rice leaders more time to plan the next step.
China expresses confidence it can reach a trade deal with the United States, despite fresh warnings from Trump.
The United States expects China to take immediate action to cut tariffs on US car imports.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump’s meeting in Argentina on Saturday yielded results that boosted the confidence of both countries and the world.
Trump says China had agreed to cut import tariffs on American-made cars, buoying shares in BMW and Daimler AG.
The Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) last week met with trade representatives in Brussels to express its concern over the possibility that the European Union might impose tariffs on Cambodian rice exports.
China and the United States agree to halt additional tariffs in a deal that keeps their trade war from escalating.
For the second time in less than two weeks, a local rice exporter has reached out to European Union institutions to express dissatisfaction regarding the possible imposition of tariffs on Cambodian rice.