Doug Palmer

Doug Palmer is a reporter for POLITICO.

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Xinjiang: apparel groups expect Trump administration blocking order on Chinese textile imports

Trump administration could unveil order to block imports of cotton products made with forced labour in the Xinjiang region of China, sources said.

10 Sep 2020 - 12:57PM

Trump administration could unveil order to block imports of cotton products made with forced labour in the Xinjiang region of China, sources said.

Xinjiang: apparel groups expect Trump administration blocking order on Chinese textile imports
Trade war: China to make huge purchases of US goods as details of phase one deal revealed

Donald Trump’s phase one trade war deal is set to be signed on Wednesday, and sources have confirmed the types of goods China has committed to purchase.

17 Apr 2020 - 1:39PM

Donald Trump’s phase one trade war deal is set to be signed on Wednesday, and sources have confirmed the types of goods China has committed to purchase.

Trade war: China to make huge purchases of US goods as details of phase one deal revealed
Trade war fears spook US policymakers into thinking China could weaponise drug exports

China provides many of the drugs used to treat Americans’ ailments, but there is growing fear in Washington that the supply could be weaponised.

10 Apr 2020 - 8:24AM

China provides many of the drugs used to treat Americans’ ailments, but there is growing fear in Washington that the supply could be weaponised.

Trade war fears spook US policymakers into thinking China could weaponise drug exports
Trade war: US and China agree to tentative truce before G20 summit

Fresh tariffs threatened by the United States are expected to be delayed, with the two countries preparing separate statements.

28 Jun 2019 - 10:34AM

Fresh tariffs threatened by the United States are expected to be delayed, with the two countries preparing separate statements.

Trade war: US and China agree to tentative truce before G20 summit
US-China trade war deal could be too late for the likes of Mastercard, American Express and Visa

Mastercard, American Express and Visa have been waiting for over a decade to gain access, but now UnionPay, Tencent’s WeChat Pay and Alibaba’s Alipay are in control.

2 Apr 2019 - 6:09PM

Mastercard, American Express and Visa have been waiting for over a decade to gain access, but now UnionPay, Tencent’s WeChat Pay and Alibaba’s Alipay are in control.

US-China trade war deal could be too late for the likes of Mastercard, American Express and Visa
What does winning the US-China trade war look like for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping?

For Trump to declare victory he needs China to further open its market to American exports; Xi needs the US to eliminate or sharply reduce tariffs.

24 Jan 2019 - 7:53PM

For Trump to declare victory he needs China to further open its market to American exports; Xi needs the US to eliminate or sharply reduce tariffs.

What does winning the US-China trade war look like for Donald Trump and Xi Jinping?
Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan to lead Davos delegation

World Economic Forum takes place with US-China trade war negotiations in the background.

3 Jan 2019 - 11:32PM

World Economic Forum takes place with US-China trade war negotiations in the background.

Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan to lead Davos delegation