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Tour of China Shows a Nation Girding for Protracted Trade War

  • Trump’s erratic threats prompt companies to use backup plans
  • ‘We have full confidence in our own survival,’ Huawei says
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Trump Says He's Holding Up Trade Deal With China

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President Donald Trump is eager to crow about the economic weapon he wielded against Mexico to win concessions on immigration: “Tariffs are a great negotiating tool,” he declared Tuesday.