“Tariff” in the news

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tariff rates

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The Guardian
· Australian government asks China for same reduction in trade barriers as US  
China’s decision this month to impose 80% tariffs on barley from Australia – amid tensions over the call for a coronavirus inquiry – coincided with a move to allow imports of the same product from the US.
Seeking Alpha
· Lumber Liquidators (LL) CEO Charles Tyson on Q1 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
Notably, Charles has been guiding the Company’s navigation of the tariffs and other sourcing challenges.
Malay Mail
· TNB: Prorate method ensures users will not be overcharged  
For example, the 1,400kwh bill will be divided into four months and then will multiply the existing tariff block according to the usage shown.
Seeking Alpha
· Costco: Tough Earnings Day Ahead, But Still A Buy  
As a reminder, Costco has been having a hard time finding margin support lately due to a combination of factors: tariffs and higher wages, alongside revenue mix towards digital.
The New York Times
· As the U.S. Lashes Out at China, Beijing Hardens Its Resolve  
Trump administration officials argue that they have brought China to the table on trade by imposing tariffs.
Seeking Alpha
· Update On REMX- The Rare Earth Metals ETF  
The agreement created optimism that the tit-for-tat period of tariffs and retaliatory measures between the Chinese and US was over.
The Diplomat
· Where Have America’s Pro-Business China Watchers Gone?  
As Joe Renourd put it in the National Interest, “Alongside long-standing American business concerns such as IP theft and currency manipulation, many now fear losing global market share to new Chinese ventures.” Trump-era tariffs have escalated these concerns for some, and the COVID-19 pandemic may be the last straw for U.S. companies that realized their dependence on China for medical supplies during the pandemic.
The Independent
· Nissan spares Sunderland plant from job cuts as Barcelona factory to close with loss of 2,800 staff  
The factory - considered to be among the most advanced car production lines in Europe - has been at the centre of a row over Brexit since former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn warned back in 2016 that its future could not be guaranteed because of tariffs that might be imposed.
The Atlantic
· China Escalates the Pandemic Propaganda War  
China then started restricting some Australian meat imports, imposed tariffs on barley, and, according to Bloomberg, is considering targeting wine and dairy.
Seeking Alpha
· Dollar Tree higher on FQ1 earnings topper  
Gross margin rate down 120 bps to 28.5%, driven by merchandise mix, incremental tariffs of $23M, markdowns related to Easter merchandise, and higher distribution center payroll costs.