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Oct 15, 2019

Ag Groups Upset over EPA RFS Proposal, Ethanol Stocks Tumble

thanol futures had the biggest loss in two months after the Trump administration took steps Tuesday to implement a deal meant to ensure biofuel quotas are not undermined.
Trump & Xi
Oct 11, 2019

Trump Says U.S.-China Reach Partial ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal

President Donald Trump said the U.S. and China reached a “phase one” agreement Friday to broker a truce in the trade war.
United States versus China
Oct 11, 2019

Crops Surge on Prospect China Will Step Up Buying in Trade Truce

Soybean futures jumped to the highest in more than three months, while corn extended gains, on news that the U.S. and China reached a partial agreement in the trade war that could lay the groundwork for a broader deal.
China trade
Oct 10, 2019

Trump Says He Will Meet China Vice Premier Liu He on Friday

President Donald Trump said he will meet with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He on Friday as the two nations negotiate a possible trade agreement in Washington.
Oct 09, 2019

Edison Joins PG&E in Cutting Power as Risk of Wildfires Looms

(Bloomberg) -- Edison International’s Southern California Edison utility has started shutting off electricity to several dozen customers.
Oct 08, 2019

Bacon Addicts, Beware: Top Pork Producer Warns of Belly Shortage

It’s scary news for bacon fans: The U.S. could see tight supplies, or even some shortages of pork bellies along with ham next year as the spread of a pig-killing disease in China ripples through the global market.
China Map_0
Oct 04, 2019

U.S. Trade Gap With China Narrows as Exports Hit Five-Month High

The U.S.'s merchandise trade deficit with China narrowed in August as exports rose to a five-month high, a possible sign of goodwill from the Asian nation as the countries try to resolve their trade war.
Sep 25, 2019

Trump, Abe Tout Progress on Limited Trade Deal Lowering Tariffs

Donald Trump and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe touted progress toward a limited trade agreement on Wednesday.
U.S., China
Sep 20, 2019

China Cancels U.S. Farm Visits Touted as `Goodwill' Trip

In a quick change of events, China canceled a planned visit to farms in the U.S. heartland -- a trip touted by the Trump administration as a building of “goodwill.”