China eyes rare earth export curbs for U.S. defense, report says

Asia Pacific Feb 16, 2021

China eyes rare earth export curbs for U.S. defense, report says

China is exploring whether it can hurt U.S. defense contractors by limiting supplies of rare-earth minerals that are critical to the industry, the Financial Times reported. Industry executives said government officials had asked them how badly companies in the U.S. and Europe would be affected ...

Relaxing China tariffs would help U.S. economy, report says

Business Jan 16, 2021

Relaxing China tariffs would help U.S. economy, report says

Reducing tariffs on China by even a "moderate" amount would benefit the U.S. economy, according to a study by a business council and an economics firm. The report released Thursday came as the United States awaits the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday, who ...