Articles by tag: tariffs

Could Tariffs Put a Damper on Holiday Spending?

  A new round of tariffs are set to go into effect on Sunday, December 15th on $160 billion worth of Chinese consumer goods. Many of these products are popular holiday items, such as Read more

Latest

The Last Mile: Making the Case for Docking Stations for Scooters
April 14, 2021
The world of micro-mobility has been a bit of a Wild West. Mass adoption of docking stations could change that, driving benefits for manufacturers, cities, users and the environment. Making the case for dock Read more
Airline Investors See a Post-Pandemic Rebound in Low-Cost Travel
April 14, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- New money is flowing to low-cost airlines in the U.S. as they take on giant carriers racing to recover from the unprecedented collapse in travel during the pandemic. Two established carriers that Read more
Cross-Sections: A New Industrialized Construction Podcast
April 14, 2021
  Cross-Sections brings to you bite-size conversations with host Anthony Gude, as he chats with colleagues and leaders in the construction and industrial ecosystem. Gude spoke with John Pugh Read more
All Articles
Could Tariffs Put a Damper on Holiday Spending?
December 11, 2019
  A new round of tariffs are set to go into effect on Sunday, December 15th on $160 billion worth of Chinese consumer goods. Many of these products are popular holiday items, such as Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: Talking Tariffs, Subsidies, and Free Market Capitalism
October 22, 2019
Tariffs and subsidies are a hot topic at the moment, with global trade affecting the market each day. But who exactly are tariffs hurting and helping? Dan Allford, president and founder of Read more
Nut News: At 2018 Crop Year-End, Prices Are on the Rise
September 3, 2019
  Nut News: At 2018 Crop Year-End, Prices Are on the Rise With global demand for almonds strong, prices are on the rise as 2018's crop year, which just ended July 31, saw record high Read more
China Says No More U.S. Agriculture: Business Casual
August 9, 2019
  Farmers in the United States got some bad news this week as the Chinese Commerce Ministry announced that China will no longer be buying American agricultural products. As the trade war Read more
The U.S. Treasury Designates China a Currency Manipulator: What Comes Next?
August 6, 2019
Retailers and agriculture professionals are paying close attention to the ongoing developments in the China-U.S. trade war. The United States Treasury on Monday declared China a currency Read more
What to Know About the Latest Round of Tariffs on Chinese Goods
August 5, 2019
A new set of tariffs on Chinese goods has the retail industry in a state of unease. President Donald Trump on Thursday announced a new set of tariffs that will go into effect Sept. 1. The Read more
U.S. and China Trade War, and Why Experts Disagree on its Impact
July 31, 2019
  The ongoing trade war between the United States and China continues to make an impact on businesses even beyond the two nations’ borders. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Read more
The Winners and Losers of America’s Trade War with China
May 17, 2019
  The ongoing trade negotiations between the United States and China have the business world in a state of flux. Uncertainty is a condition in which no business wants to be in and in some Read more
Nut News: The Short Term Looks Positive for Almonds after April 2019 Almond Position Report
May 17, 2019
  On this episode of Nut News with host Tyler Kern, Bob Nunes, CEO of Select Harvest USA, revealed good news for April 2019 almond shipments after the release of the month's Almond Read more