China Tariff Watch: Walmart Sets Price-Increase Strategy With Supplier-Cost Tool

Walmart Inc. has updated the information network used daily by its suppliers to let them submit cost increases directly attributable to higher U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods. The move shows how the world’s largest retailer, which sells billions of dollars of goods made in China annually, is incorporating the reality of tariffs into its day-to-day […]

Trump Wants to Raise Tariffs on China Even More if Xi Doesn’t Meet with Him at G-20

President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China again if President Xi Jinping doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Japan. Trump was asked in an interview with CNBC on Monday whether tariffs on about $300 billion in Chinese goods would be enacted immediately if there’s no meeting at […]

Does Today’s Market Plunge Point To More Losses Ahead?

U.S. markets took heavy losses Tuesday on continued worry about trade, overheated activity, and growing federal government deficit spending. The S&P 500 was down 48 points or 1.65%; the Dow lost 473 points, or 1.79%; and the Nasdaq was off by 160 points, or about 2%. It could have been worse except for a slight […]