The Trump Trade Strategy


Okay, I think I’ve got this right.  Tariff Terror Phase one:  President Trump threatens to impose punitive tariffs on imports from – fill in here your favorite nasty trade partner – and talks tough about his willingness to punish the trade transgressor.  This is when agriculture starts to get very nervous.

Phase two:  For about a month or so, Trump’s trade team echoes his threats, giving some credence to his rhetoric by creating lists of tariff targets. 

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The Trump Trade Strategy


Okay, I think I’ve got this right.  Tariff Terror Phase one:  President Trump threatens to impose punitive tariffs on imports from – fill in here your favorite nasty trade partner – and talks tough about his willingness to punish the trade transgressor.  This is when agriculture starts to get very nervous.

Phase two:  For about a month or so, Trump’s trade team echoes his threats, giving some credence to his rhetoric by creating lists of tariff targets. 

Continue reading The Trump Trade Strategy at Brownfield Ag News.