Perhaps it’s a matter of semantics, but is the economic dispute between the United States and China a “trade war?”
There’s no shortage of opinions. Both U.S. and Chinese leadership say the escalating trade dispute hasn’t reached the level of a war. Regardless, the tough tariff talk has raised concerns in many agricultural sectors. Is there a trade war? Which country has the most to lose?
AgDay national reporter Betsy Jibben talks with Chip Flory, Farm Journal Economist and host of AgriTalk and AgriTalk After the Bell and Arlan Suderman, INTL FCStone chief commodities economist.