Trump’s inconsistent messages on China trade heighten risks
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods are going up. Wait, President Donald Trump says he’s having second thoughts. No, no, Trump may actually raise tariffs even higher. He’s also demanding that U.S. companies leave China. Well, maybe not.
Trump and his administration have been sending mixed signals about the trade dispute with China.
That’s confusing Chinese officials. And it could leave American businesses paralyzed by uncertainty.