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Jan 10, 2020 by Bloomberg
Two of the largest U.S. milk processors have gone bust within eight weeks of each other, and one of the main causes turns out to be pretty fundamental.
Jan 07, 2020 by Bloomberg
A full Senate vote on President Donald Trump’s rewritten NAFTA trade agreement will be put off until next week at the earliest, after the deal was referred to multiple committees for review.
Jan 06, 2020 by Bloomberg
Borden Dairy Co. filed for bankruptcy, becoming the second major U.S. milk seller to do so in two months as competitive pressures, declining consumption and falling profits made its debt load unsustainable.
Dec 31, 2019 by Bloomberg
U.S. President Donald Trump said he will sign the first phase of a trade deal with China on Jan. 15.
Dec 13, 2019 by Bloomberg
China and the U.S. have agreed on the text of a phase one trade deal, which will see the removal of tariffs on Chinese goods in stages, Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen said.
Dec 12, 2019 by Bloomberg
President Donald Trump signed off on a so-called phase-one trade deal with China, averting the Dec. 15 introduction of a new wave of U.S. tariffs on about $160 billion of consumer goods from the Asian nation.
Nov 05, 2019 by Bloomberg
Struggling dairy farmers are finally getting some relief after a wave of closures that hit particularly hard in the presidential election battlegrounds of Wisconsin and Minnesota.
Sep 25, 2019 by Bloomberg
Donald Trump and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe touted progress toward a limited trade agreement on Wednesday.
Aug 19, 2019 by Bloomberg
President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “doing very well with China, and talking!” but suggested he wasn’t ready to sign a trade deal.
Aug 01, 2019 by Bloomberg
Trump abruptly escalated his trade war with China
Jul 15, 2019 by Bloomberg
The Trump administration proposed new immigration rules Monday for temporary agricultural workers that officials said would make it easier for employers to apply for the visas.
Jun 28, 2019 by Bloomberg
President Donald Trump and China’s Xi Jinping agreed to another truce in their trade war Saturday, removing an immediate threat looming over the global economy even as a lasting peace remains elusive.
Jun 27, 2019 by Bloomberg
While financial markets may cheer such a breakthrough, the celebrations may be short-lived when the long path to a deal is considered.
Jun 12, 2019 by Bloomberg
The prospect of tighter American corn supply is bad news for livestock and poultry farmers who feed the yellow grain to their animals.
Jun 10, 2019 by Bloomberg
Fewer hogs eating whey components in China is hurting demand as prices for whey and its components have plunged this year.