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BMW, Mercedes-Benz Ensnared Again in U.S.-China Trade War

  • German companies sell 6 of the 10 most-popular U.S. imports
  • Ford’s Lincoln eventually will build all its models in China
Inside The BMW Manufacturing Co. Assembly Plant Ahead Of Markit Manufacturing Figures
Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg
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When China responded to President Donald Trump’s trade war with an extra 25% tariff on U.S.-made cars in mid-2018, the move cut the number of vehicles exported from America by half.