Tag: Chinese goods


Target to suppliers: Keep tariffs to yourself

September 5, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The U.S.-China trade war is starting to create a stark contrast between which suppliers and retailers have the power to shift the burden away from their own balance sheets and which do not. Target, which has an assortment dependent on […]

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Trump says ‘no rush’ to reach a trade deal as 25% tariffs take effect

May 10, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Trump offered sage advice to businesses as the tariff rate increased by 15%. “Waivers on some products will be granted, or go to new source!” he tweeted. “Build your products in the United States and there are NO TARIFFS!” Going […]

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Trade War Affecting Retail Holiday Sales

August 9, 2018

Via: Independent Retailer

President Donald Trump’s tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese goods took effect early July, and were soon followed by another round of tariffs worth $200 billion. This may not seem like a huge deal to consumers, but unfortunately companies were […]

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What a trade war with China means for retail pre-holiday

July 10, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Escalating trade tensions between the United States and China reached a head on Friday when another round of tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods took hold. Within two weeks, another $16 billion will receive tariffs and President Trump […]