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and animal feed industries.


Trump: US, China to hold off on new tariffs

25 percent tariff on soybeans still in place, but could be lowered or eliminated
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed to hold off on new tariffs, after the two met over the weekend at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Tariff aid for farmers: How does it work?

Learn more about the USDA’s tariff relief package for farmers and how producers feel about it
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in July said it would provide $12 billion in aid to farmers who have been hurt by retaliatory tariffs from China and other countries.
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Trade disputes hurt US meat industries

Pork, chicken and beef markets have felt the pressures of trade tensions between US, China and Mexico
As the U.S. and China have engaged in a trade dispute throughout much of 2018, American pork producers have taken a hit.
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