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May 23, 2019
Tugboats guide a container ship at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai on May 10.
China urges US to fix 'wrong practices'
May 23, 2019 - 7:26pm
A worker sweeps out a pen at a pig farm in Langfang, Hebei province, China, on April 1, 2019.    Bloomberg photo by Gilles Sabrie.
Pig-killing virus now 'endemic' in two regions of China, U.N. says
May 23, 2019 - 12:38pm
Trump Administration to unveil new $16 billion aid package for American farmers hit in trade war
May 23, 2019 - 10:20am
May 22, 2019
Floodwaters surround corn sitting under a collapsed grain bins in this aerial photograph over Pacific Junction, Iowa, on March 23, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.play button
Bad weather and Trump's trade war spawn U.S. farmer quandary
May 22, 2019 - 12:04pm
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 16, 2019
Forum New Service columnist Mike McFeely
McFeely: Of course, North Dakota continues to support Trump
May 16, 2019 - 7:00am
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