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May 17, 2019
Skip West, founder of Maxsa Innovations, this week at his warehouse in Lorton, Va., with a laser-guided parking aid he imports from China.   Photo for The Washington Post by J. Lawler Duggan
Amazon is the third superpower heightening the drama of the US-China trade war
May 17, 2019 - 12:33pm
A grain silo at the Kokomo Grain Co. Inc. transloading facility in Edinburgh, Ind., on March 28, 2019.  Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Trump's trade war aid to farmers risks worsening crop stockpiles
May 17, 2019 - 11:21am
May 15, 2019
President Donald Trump holds a 45-minute news conference at the White House in Washington, May 9, 2019. Trump's recent statements suggest he now believes that demonstrating his toughness with China and walking away from a deal might well put him in a better position politically than signing one. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump tells advisers he will not de-escalate trade war
May 15, 2019 - 10:02am
May 14, 2019
Dave Sweeney on his property in Alden, Iowa, in August 2017. He and his wife, Annette, voted for President Trump and are supportive of efforts to reduce environmental regulations.  Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
Analysis: Trump is taxing Americans to support farmers struggling from his trade war
May 14, 2019 - 3:17pm
File photo. Soybeans from the Knopf Family Farm are delivered to a grain elevator in Bavaria, Kansas. (Christopher Smith/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
'No end in sight' for farmers feeling pain of trade war
May 14, 2019 - 10:31am
May 13, 2019
Soybeans are dumped from a combine on one of the fields of the Knopf Family Farm outside of Salina, Kansas, Nov. 2, 2018. (Christopher Smith/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Hedge funds vindicated by trade war twists that sank soybeans
May 13, 2019 - 10:16am
President Donald Trump holds a 45-minute news conference at the White House in Washington, May 9, 2019. Trump's recent statements suggest he now believes that demonstrating his toughness with China and walking away from a deal might well put him in a better position politically than signing one. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump warns China not to retaliate on tariffs, insists they won't hurt US consumers
May 13, 2019 - 9:11am
May 10, 2019
Hard red spring wheat flows from a combine driven by Ben Tinkham to a grain cart driven by Reed Tinkham at Tinkham Farms near Fisher, Minn. Wheat and other small grains have been successful across the state this year, but farmers are still hurting financially. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Trump says US will purchase crops to offset China losses
May 10, 2019 - 12:57pm
May 9, 2019
FILE -- President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping of China in Beijing, Nov. 9, 2017. Trump is cheerleading his way past the economic warning signs that have rattled financial markets and unnerved economists, insisting that the United States has an advantage in a crucial first round of trade negotiations beginning on Jan. 7, 2019, in Beijing. (Doug Mills/The New York Times/Copyright 2019)
US-China talks run up against tariff deadline
May 9, 2019 - 10:06pm
President Donald Trump in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Jan. 4, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Al Dragoplay button
Trump says China trade deal is possible as tariff hike nears
May 9, 2019 - 2:18pm
May 5, 2019
A worker sweeps out a pen at a pig farm in Langfang, Hebei province, China, on April 1, 2019.    Bloomberg photo by Gilles Sabrie.play button
Pig 'ebola' virus sends shock waves through global food chain
May 5, 2019 - 6:00am
May 2, 2019
File photo. Hillary Clinton speaks during an unveiling ceremony of Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid's official portrait on Capitol Hill in Washington on Dec. 8, 2016.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Hillary Clinton describes China hypothetical she says shows 'how absurd the situation is we find ourselves in'
May 2, 2019 - 8:24am
April 15, 2019
A farmer carries a bag of corn seed in Malden, Ill., on May 16, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
US farmers fear China deal will leave them worse off than before trade war
April 15, 2019 - 9:23am
April 3, 2019
Liu He, China's vice premier and director of the central leading group of the Chinese Communist Party, listens during trade talks between the U.S. and China in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 21, 2019.  Bloomberg photo by Al Drago.
US hails progress in China talks amid push to close the deal
April 3, 2019 - 12:14pm
March 27, 2019
Truck drivers wait to speak to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer soon after arriving in the U.S. from Mexico at the Otay Mesa Port of Entry cargo facility in San Diego.  Bloomberg photo by Sam Hodgson
Mexico comes up a winner in trade war between U.S., China
March 27, 2019 - 12:36pm