China has said it will stop buying farm products from the United States. |  Michael Raine photo

Trump vows to help farmers as China halts U.S. agricultural purchases

WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to protect American farmers against China by signalling to provide further aid if needed, a day after Chinese firms stopped agricultural purchases and Beijing threatened more tariffs on U.S. farm products. “Our great American Farmers know that China will not be able to hurt them in that their President […] Read more

U.S. President Donald Trump speaking about the new

Trump cites ‘historic’ trade pact with Canada, Mexico

WASHINGTON, Oct 1 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday took credit for salvaging a trilateral free trade accord with Canada and Mexico, marking it as a victory in his campaign to reshape global commerce as financial markets breathed a sigh of relief. The deal, announced on Sunday, is a reworking of the 1994 […] Read more