United States Wins WTO Dispute Finding China Provides Excessive Government Support to its Grain Producers

Editor’s note: Farmers and ranchers face subsidized global oversupply in commodities just as manufacturers do. China is a culprit but so is Brazil and other countries. The factories of Rural America are its fields. We need an agro-industrial strategy because we are mostly defenseless in the face of other countries’ agro-industrial strategy.  Washington, DC – U.S.…

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US trade demands could take China years to achieve, says Beijing’s ambassador to Washington

Editors note: Beware slow walking. Trade Ambassador Lighthizer knows this risk.  Cui Tiankai says aspects requiring legislation could take ‘five to 10 years’, although some requested measures tally with Beijing’s own plans. Ambassador sees US action against Huawei as separate issue to trade talks but calls pursuit of the Chinese company ‘stupid’ and ‘absurd’ [Owen…

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Press Mention: Fiat Chrysler to Reopen Idled Plant in Detroit, 6,500 jobs

Excerpt: “President Trump’s threat of auto tariffs likely supported this major investment decision,” Stumo continued. “If the tariffs on imported autos are imposed, it will help FCA’s Jeep and Ram further increase sales and market share, benefitting the Michigan economy and creating even more good paying jobs.” Fiat Chrysler to Reopen Idled Detroit Plant, Bring 6.5K U.S.…

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