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The Commerce Department said U.S. demand for the aerospace sector is met entirely through imports PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it was opening an investigation into whether imports of vanadium a metal used in aerospace defense and energy applications impair U.S. national security http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-vanadium/u-s-opens-national-security-probe-into-vanadium-imports-idUSKBN2391WY2020-06-03
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it was opening an investigation into whether imports of vanadium a metal used in aerospace defense and energy applications impair U.S. national security NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it was opening an investigation into whether imports of vanadium a metal used in aerospace defense and energy applications impair U.S. national security http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-vanadium/u-s-opens-national-security-probe-into-vanadium-imports-idUSKBN2391WY2020-06-03
The order directs the Commerce Department to ask the Federal Communications Commission to clarify the law NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps attempt to curb what he says is social media censorship is a political gambit and will not change the legal obligations of companies like Twitter Inc and Facebook Inc according to legal experts http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-twitter-trump-executive-order-analysi/trumps-order-taking-aim-at-twitter-is-bluster-legal-experts-idUSKBN2343612020-05-29
The U.S. Commerce Department responded by adding 33 Chinese companies and other institutions to a blacklist for human rights violations and to address U.S. national security concerns NegativeSYDNEY A gauge of Asian stocks pared early gains on Monday amid souring relations between China and the United States with Hong Kong shares extending losses on mounting fears about future stability in the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-reverse-early-gains-eyes-on-china-u-s-trade-relations-idUSKBN23101F2020-05-25
Speaking as part of the same briefing with Ford Cordell Hull a Commerce Department official said the agencys enforcement arm will be looking at efforts to circumvent the rules NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. regulators are open to making changes to close what some see as a loophole in a new rule aimed at curbing global chip sales to blacklisted Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Ltd two U.S. officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-regulations/u-s-regulators-open-door-to-possible-tightening-of-huawei-chip-curb-idUSKBN22W31Y2020-05-21
And on Friday the Commerce Department moved to block supplies to Huawei spurring threats of Chinese retaliation against U.S. companies such as Apple and Boeing NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S.China Phase trade deal reached in January is not falling apart and the two countries are still working to implement it the White Houses top economic adviser said on Friday but President Donald Trump added that he was not with the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-china-trade-deal-not-falling-apart-white-house-adviser-idUSKBN22R2DT2020-05-16
This action puts America first American companies first and American national security a senior Commerce Department official told reporters in a telephone briefing on Friday NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday moved to block global chip supplies to blacklisted telecoms equipment giant Huawei Technologies spurring fears of Chinese retaliation and hammering shares of U.S. producers of chipmaking equipment http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-exclusive/u-s-moves-to-cut-huawei-off-from-global-chip-suppliers-as-china-eyes-retaliation-idUSKBN22R1KC2020-05-16
The U.S. Commerce Department and Apple did not respond to requests for comment on Sunday NeutralThe Trump administration is in talks with semiconductor companies about building chip factories in the United States representatives from two chipmakers said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-tech-trump/washington-in-talks-with-chipmakers-about-building-u-s-factories-idUSKBN22M0D02020-05-11
The White House declined to comment and the Commerce Department did not respond to a request for comment NegativeWASHINGTON A group of Senate Republicans is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to avoid hurting American chipmakers which they see as essential to the coronavirus response and the U.S. economy as the administration cracks down on chip exports to China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-chips-china/u-s-lawmakers-warn-trump-against-harming-u-s-chipmakers-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN22I2ZS2020-05-07
MEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Saturday said the U.S. Commerce Department had published a notification of its intention to keep an agreement regulating Mexican sugar exports into the United States active for another five years PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Saturday said the U.S. Commerce Department had published a notification of its intention to keep an agreement regulating Mexican sugar exports into the United States active for another five years http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-trade-sugar/mexico-says-u-s-to-maintain-trade-terms-over-sugar-idUSKBN22E0UN2020-05-03
The U.S. Commerce Department had no immediate comment NeutralWASHINGTON Four senior Democratic lawmakers from Washington state on Friday sharply criticized President Donald Trumps trade policies for failing to address overcapacity in Chinas aluminum market they say is costing American workers their jobs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-lawmakers-fault-trump-for-failing-to-curb-chinese-aluminum-overcapacity-idUSKBN22D67W2020-05-02
The Commerce Department does not know the economic impact of imposing the reexport license and will allow a comment period to gather information on the proposed change a representative said NeutralThe United States said on Monday it will impose new restrictions on exports to China to keep semiconductor production equipment and other technology away from Beijings military http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-exports/u-s-imposes-new-rules-on-exports-to-china-to-keep-them-from-its-military-idUSKCN2291SR2020-04-28
The memo was also signed by other federal agencies including the Army Navy Federal Aviation Administration Energy Department Justice Department Commerce Department NASA and Homeland Security Department PositiveWASHINGTON The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission circulated on Thursday a draft order asking FCC members to approve Ligado Networks lowpower nationwide 5G network despite objections from the Defense Department and major U.S. airlines http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-telecom-wireless/fcc-chairman-wants-to-greenlight-ligados-u-s-wide-5g-network-idUSKCN21Y2GT2020-04-17
White House the Commerce Department and the Chinese Embassy in Washington did not respond to requests for comment NeutralNEW The Trump administration is tightening rules to prevent China from obtaining advanced U.S. technology for commercial purposes and then diverting it to military use several sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-technology-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-officials-agree-on-new-ways-to-control-high-tech-exports-to-china-sources-idUSKBN21K0072020-04-02
Its impossible to tell the impact until we know the technical thresholds that may said Washington lawyer Kevin Wolf a former Commerce Department official NegativeSenior officials in the Trump administration agreed to new measures to restrict the global supply of chips to Chinas Huawei Technologies sources familiar with the matter said as the White House ramps up criticism of China over coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-chips-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-prepares-crackdown-on-huaweis-global-chip-supply-sources-idUSKBN21D2E42020-03-27
Huawei has been on the Commerce Departments entity list since May which means U.S. companies are restricted from selling goods and technology to the company NegativeWASHINGTON Chinese telecoms company ZTE http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-zte-justice/chinas-zte-subject-to-new-u-s-bribery-investigation-nbc-news-says-idUSKBN2102BW2020-03-14
William Reinsch a former senior U.S. Commerce Department official said the restrictions would be enormously despite the presidents clarification that cargo traffic could continue between the two huge trading partners NegativeWASHINGTON The United States did not coordinate on a sweeping restriction on European travel aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus with European officials before U.S. President Donald Trump announced it late on Wednesday a European diplomat said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-reaction/u-s-did-not-coordinate-notify-eu-about-travel-restriction-diplomat-idUSKBN20Z0F72020-03-12
WASHINGTON A senior U.S. senator on Tuesday accused U.S. firms of willfully ignoring forced labor conditions in Chinas Xinjiang region and called on the Commerce Department to stop American companies and consumers buying goods produced by such labor NegativeWASHINGTON A senior U.S. senator on Tuesday accused U.S. firms of willfully ignoring forced labor conditions in Chinas Xinjiang region and called on the Commerce Department to stop American companies and consumers buying goods produced by such labor http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-xinjiang/u-s-senator-calls-for-action-on-forced-labor-in-chinas-xinjiang-idUSKBN20X34Z2020-03-11
WASHINGTON March 10 A senior U.S. senator on Tuesday accused U.S. firms of willfully ignoring forced labor conditions in Chinas Xinjiang region and called on the Commerce Department to stop American companies and consumers buying goods produced by such labor Negativeto more subscribers no change in http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-china-xinjiang/rpt-update-1-u-s-senator-calls-for-action-on-forced-labor-in-chinas-xinjiang-idUSL1N2B40482020-03-11
A Commerce Department spokesman said he could neither confirm nor deny any letter was sent NegativeYORK SoftBankbacked startup CloudMinds has been blocked from sharing U.S.origin technology with its China business documents showed illustrating how increased U.S. government restrictions are creating new headaches for tech firms and their investors http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-softbank-group-cloudminds-exclusive/exclusive-softbank-backed-cloudminds-blocked-from-exporting-u-s-tech-to-china-idUSKBN20R07Q2020-03-04
WASHINGTON A senior U.S. Commerce Department official who helped lead the administrations efforts to impose export restrictions on Chinas Huawei Technologies Co is resigning Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON A senior U.S. Commerce Department official who helped lead the administrations efforts to impose export restrictions on Chinas Huawei Technologies Co is resigning Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-commerce-official/senior-u-s-commerce-official-instrumental-in-pushing-huawei-curbs-to-resign-idUSKBN20P2N12020-03-03
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump has decided not to take action on imports of titanium sponge a key input in military aircraft after a Commerce Department investigation found imports hurt U.S. makers of the material and threaten national security a memo showed NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump has decided not to take action on imports of titanium sponge a key input in military aircraft after a Commerce Department investigation found imports hurt U.S. makers of the material and threaten national security a memo showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-defense/trump-eyes-talks-with-japan-to-ensure-access-to-titanium-sponge-idUSKCN20M0B52020-02-28
in January the biggest drop since March 2009 according to the Commerce Department while overall core retail sales were unchanged NeutralNEW YORK Expectations that spending on items ranging from hotels to clothing will continue to rise have helped make consumer discretionary stocks the most expensive sector in the 500 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/fund-managers-look-for-value-in-high-priced-consumer-sector-idUSKBN20F1PK2020-02-22
Officials at BOEM and the Commerce Departments National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration were not immediately available for comment NegativeA federal judge ruled on Tuesday that some of the claims raised by South Carolina in a lawsuit against the Trump administration over seismic tests for oil and gas deposits in Atlantic waters may proceed but dismissed four others http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-drilling-south-carolina/judge-allows-south-carolina-suit-over-offshore-tests-to-proceed-idUSKBN20D02F2020-02-19
The U.S. Commerce Department declined to comment on the proposal NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is considering changing U.S. regulations to allow it to block shipments of chips to Huawei Technologies from companies such as Taiwans TSMC http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-tsmc/u-s-mulls-cutting-huawei-off-from-global-chip-suppliers-with-tsmc-in-crosshairs-idUSKBN20B1YO2020-02-18
The U.S. Commerce Department in May put Huawei on a trade blacklist that restricted U.S. suppliers from selling parts and components to the company NegativeNEW YORK U.S. prosecutors on Thursday accused Huawei of stealing trade secrets and helping Iran track protesters in its latest indictment against the Chinese company escalating the U.S. battle with the worlds largest telecommunications equipment maker http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-indictment/u-s-accuses-huawei-of-stealing-trade-secrets-assisting-iran-idUSKBN2072KG2020-02-15
The Commerce Department said Wednesday it continuously reviews and updates export controls to address the challenges of accelerating technology diffusion and innovation PositiveWASHINGTON The Pentagon is likely to back new U.S. restrictions on Huawei Technologies reversing earlier opposition to a proposal meant to further crack down on exports to the blacklisted Chinese company a person briefed on the matter told Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-restrictions/pentagon-expected-to-back-additional-huawei-restrictions-source-idUSKBN2062WI2020-02-13
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday finalized a new rule to impose antisubsidy duties on products from countries that it has determined undervalue their currencies against the dollar including potentially China NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday finalized a new rule to impose antisubsidy duties on products from countries that it has determined undervalue their currencies against the dollar including potentially China http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-currency/u-s-finalizes-rule-to-slap-duties-on-countries-that-undervalue-currencies-idUSKBN1ZY08V2020-02-04
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has withdrawn a rule aimed at further reducing sales to Chinas Huawei Technologies amid concerns from the Defense Department the move would harm U.S. businesses people familiar with the matter said NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has withdrawn a rule aimed at further reducing sales to Chinas Huawei Technologies amid concerns from the Defense Department the move would harm U.S. businesses people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-restrictions/new-u-s-curb-on-huawei-in-limbo-amid-pushback-from-pentagon-sources-idUSKBN1ZN1ZR2020-01-25
The State Department the Commerce Department and the Department of Justice did not immediately respond to requests for comment NeutralTwenty U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Thursday to block what they called its latest effort to allow blueprints for making guns from 3D printers to be released on the internet threatening a proliferation of ghost that spread violence http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-3d-guns/u-s-states-sue-to-block-white-house-from-allowing-3-d-printed-guns-idUSKBN1ZM3872020-01-24
The U.S. Commerce Department puts 28 Chinese companies on its entity over their alleged involvement in human rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang NegativeHere are some key moments in the rollercoaster trade relationship between the worlds two largest economies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-timeline/timeline-key-dates-in-the-u-s-china-trade-war-idUSKBN1ZE1AA2020-01-17
WASHINGTON Tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump to restructure the United Statess top trade relationships have cost American companies billion since February 2018 and U.S. exports of goods hit by retaliatory tariffs have fallen sharply according to an analysis of Commerce Department data NegativeWASHINGTON Tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump to restructure the United Statess top trade relationships have cost American companies billion since February 2018 and U.S. exports of goods hit by retaliatory tariffs have fallen sharply according to an analysis of Commerce Department data http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-economy/trumps-tariffs-cost-u-s-companies-46-billion-to-date-data-shows-idUSKBN1Z82222020-01-10





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Reuters reported last month that the Commerce Department is considering toughening export restrictions on the firm which is the worlds second largest smartphone supplier NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump named Robert Blair to be the special representative for international telecommunications policy and work on the administrations 5G efforts under White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow the White House said in a statement on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-wireless-trump/trump-taps-senior-aide-who-defied-impeachment-subpoena-for-5g-post-idUSKBN1YR2472019-12-25
Details of the Commerce Department report were not as soft as the headline suggested analysts said lifting yields off their lows Negativeoil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-inch-to-new-highs-on-trade-hopes-dollar-little-changed-idUSL1N28X0SR2019-12-24
That rule was sent to the Commerce Departments Office of Policy and Strategic Planning on Nov PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration is finalizing a set of narrow rules to limit exports of sophisticated technology to adversaries like China a document seen by Reuters shows in a boon to U.S. industry that feared a much tougher crackdown on sales abroad http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-tech-china-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-finalizing-rules-to-limit-sensitive-tech-exports-to-china-others-idUSKBN1YL1B82019-12-18
In a separate report on Friday the Commerce Department said retail inventories excluding autos which go into the calculation of GDP increased 0 NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. retail sales increased less than expected in November as Americans cut back on discretionary spending despite a strong labor market raising fears the economy was slowing a bit faster than anticipated in the fourth quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/lackluster-u-s-retail-sales-dim-fourth-quarter-economic-growth-outlook-idUSKBN1YH1O22019-12-14
Chinas telecoms giant Huawei has been encouraging its suppliers to violate U.S. law by telling them to move operations offshore in a bid to avoid U.S. sanctions Commerce Department Secretary Wilbur Ross told Reuters on Tuesday NegativeChinas telecoms giant Huawei has been encouraging its suppliers to violate U.S. law by telling them to move operations offshore in a bid to avoid U.S. sanctions Commerce Department Secretary Wilbur Ross told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-huawei/huawei-urging-suppliers-to-break-the-law-by-moving-offshore-ross-idUSKBN1Y72O42019-12-04
The new rule considerations come just days after the Commerce Department gave two important wins to the blacklisted company whose suppliers need special licenses to sell Huawei U.S. manufactured products NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government may expand its power to stop more foreign shipments of products with U.S. technology to Chinas Huawei amid frustration the companys blacklisting has failed to cut off supplies to the worlds largest telecoms equipment maker two sources said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-weighs-new-regulations-to-further-restrict-huawei-suppliers-sources-idUSKBN1Y320P2019-11-30
Data due out later includes the Commerce Departments consumer prices report where the CPI index is expected to have risen 0 PositiveWorld stocks index within 2 points of record http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-nearing-record-highs-on-trade-hopes-idUSL8N2873K42019-11-28
A Commerce Department representative said in a statement that the lawsuit lacks and the department has cooperated in good faith with the committee NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Democrats filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday seeking to enforce subpoenas against Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross as part of their investigation into the Trump administrations handling of the U.S. 2020 Census http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-house/u-s-house-panel-sues-barr-ross-seeking-to-enforce-census-probe-subpoenas-idUSKBN1Y02112019-11-27
It directed the Commerce Department working with other government agencies to draw up an enforcement plan by October PositiveWASHINGTON The United States on Tuesday set out a procedure to protect its telecommunications networks and their supply chains from national security threats saying it would consider whether to bar transactions on a casebycase basis http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-unveils-procedure-to-shield-telecom-networks-from-national-security-threats-idUSKBN1Y01MP2019-11-27
The Commerce Department said Tuesday that Secretary Wilbur Ross had chosen to adopt a casebycase factspecific approach to determine which transactions must be prohibited or which can be mitigated NeutralWASHINGTON The United States on Tuesday set out a procedure to protect its telecommunications networks and their supply chains from national security threats saying it would consider whether to bar transactions on a casebycase basis http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-unveils-procedure-to-shield-telecom-networks-from-national-security-threats-idUSKBN1Y01MP2019-11-27
The Commerce Department published an advisory opinion seeking to clarify the issue in August but standards lawyers said the rules remain confusing NegativeSAN A U.S.based foundation overseeing promising semiconductor technology developed with Pentagon support will soon move to Switzerland after several of the groups foreign members raised concerns about potential U.S. trade curbs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-semiconductors-insight/u-s-based-chip-tech-group-moving-to-switzerland-over-trade-curb-fears-idUSKBN1XZ16L2019-11-26
On Monday the Commerce Department issued a new 90day temporary license to allow U.S. firms to do business with Huawei to minimize the impact on rural U.S. carriers PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted 50 Friday to designate Chinas Huawei and ZTE as national security risks barring their U.S. rural carrier customers from tapping an http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-agency-votes-5-0-to-bar-chinas-huawei-zte-from-government-subsidy-program-idUSKBN1XW1TC2019-11-23
A bipartisan group of 15 senators urged the Commerce Department to suspend the issuing of licenses saying it could threaten U.S. security NegativeMicrosoft declined to comment beyond its statement on which products had been approved and the Commerce Department declined to comment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-microsoft-huawei/microsoft-granted-license-to-export-mass-market-software-to-huawei-idUSKBN1XV2LE2019-11-22
Microsoft declined to comment beyond its statement on which products had been approved and the Commerce Department declined to comment NegativeMicrosoft declined to comment beyond its statement on which products had been approved and the Commerce Department declined to comment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-microsoft-huawei/microsoft-granted-license-to-export-mass-market-software-to-huawei-idUSKBN1XV2LE2019-11-22
WASHINGTON A bipartisan group of 15 U.S. senators urged the Commerce Department to suspend issuing licenses to U.S. firms that conduct business with Chinas Huawei Technologies Co saying it could threaten U.S. security NegativeWASHINGTON A bipartisan group of 15 U.S. senators urged the Commerce Department to suspend issuing licenses to U.S. firms that conduct business with Chinas Huawei Technologies Co saying it could threaten U.S. security http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-senators-urge-trump-administration-to-halt-huawei-license-approvals-idUSKBN1XV28E2019-11-22
Despite the good news plenty of headwinds remain for Huawei which is still awaiting rules from the Commerce Department that are expected to bar them from the U.S. telecoms network NeutralThe Trump administration on Wednesday gave Huawei its second reprieve this week allowing some suppliers to restart sales to the Chinese telecoms giant after it was placed on a trade black list over national security concerns six months ago http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/some-huawei-suppliers-get-u-s-approval-to-restart-sales-to-blacklisted-firm-idUSKBN1XU21Q2019-11-21
The U.S. Commerce Department added Huawei to its Entity in May concluding it was engaged in activities contrary to U.S. national security or foreign policy interests NegativeWASHINGTON Huawei Technologies has dismissed a new 90day extension by the Trump administration allowing U.S. firms to continue doing business with the Chinese company as making little difference repeating that it was being unfairly treated http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/huawei-plays-down-impact-of-new-u-s-license-extension-idUSKBN1XS21V2019-11-20
WASHINGTON The U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday concluded that U.S. industry is materially injured by Chinesemade mattresses that are sold at less than fair value paving the way for the U.S. Commerce Department to impose antidumping duties NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday concluded that U.S. industry is materially injured by Chinesemade mattresses that are sold at less than fair value paving the way for the U.S. Commerce Department to impose antidumping duties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-mattresses/trade-commission-finds-chinese-mattress-imports-hurt-u-s-industry-idUSKBN1XT2IF2019-11-20
The Commerce Department did not immediately respond to a request for comment NeutralWASHINGTON Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer and Republican Senator Tom Cotton on Monday in a letter urged the U.S. government to swiftly issue rules to make it harder to export sophisticated technologies to China that Beijing can use to boost its military http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-usa-exportcontrols/lawmakers-urge-u-s-government-to-tighten-export-controls-amid-china-threat-document-idUSKBN1XS2BI2019-11-19
The Commerce Department has also missed an October deadline to lay out rules to protect the telecoms supply chain from national security threats NegativeWASHINGTON Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer and Republican Senator Tom Cotton on Monday in a letter urged the U.S. government to swiftly issue rules to make it harder to export sophisticated technologies to China that Beijing can use to boost its military http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-usa-exportcontrols/lawmakers-urge-u-s-government-to-tighten-export-controls-amid-china-threat-document-idUSKBN1XS2BI2019-11-19
The U.S. Commerce Department added Huawei to its Entity in May after it concluded the company is engaged in activities contrary to U.S. national security or foreign policy interests PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Monday issued a new 90day extension allowing U.S. companies to continue doing business with Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd as U.S. regulators continue crafting rules on telecommunications firms that pose national security risks http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-grants-huawei-new-90-day-license-extension-idUSKBN1XS21V2019-11-19
The Commerce Department is also considering whether to grant individual licenses for U.S. firms to sell components to Huawei after receiving more than 200 requests PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration is set to issue a twoweek extension of a license allowing U.S. companies to continue doing business with Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd two sources familiar with the deliberations said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-to-extend-license-for-its-companies-to-continue-business-with-huawei-sources-idUSKBN1XQ0242019-11-17
require the U.S. Treasury Commerce Department and Securities and Exchange Commission to compile a report on U.S. investors ownership of Chinese bonds and debt instruments NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Congress should compel Chinese companies to disclose their ties to the Chinese government and prevent them from listing on U.S. stock exchanges unless they meet U.S. audit requirements a congressional advisory body said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-commission-companies/congress-should-protect-u-s-investors-from-risky-chinese-listings-commission-idUSKBN1XO1ZQ2019-11-15
In September the Commerce Department found that imports of ceramic tile from China are unfairly subsidized and it imposed preliminary duties ranging from about to NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Thursday it made a preliminary determination that Chinese exporters had dumped ceramic tile in the U.S. market at less than fair value http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tile/u-s-commerce-dept-finds-chinese-exporters-dumped-ceramic-tile-idUSKBN1XH2UV2019-11-08
The Commerce Department said it would impose a preliminary antidumping duty of 114 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Thursday it made a preliminary determination that Chinese exporters had dumped ceramic tile in the U.S. market at less than fair value http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tile/u-s-commerce-dept-finds-chinese-exporters-dumped-ceramic-tile-idUSKBN1XH2UV2019-11-08
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Thursday it made a preliminary determination that Chinese exporters had dumped ceramic tile in the U.S. market at less than fair value NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Thursday it made a preliminary determination that Chinese exporters had dumped ceramic tile in the U.S. market at less than fair value http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tile/u-s-commerce-dept-finds-chinese-exporters-dumped-ceramic-tile-idUSKBN1XH2UV2019-11-08
The Commerce Department has received over 135000 exclusion requests and 43000 objections according to a letter from the department to Walorski that was seen by Reuters NegativeWASHINGTON Lack of transparency in the Commerce Departments handling of steel and aluminum tariffs raised the appearance that certain companies may have had improper in the process its internal watchdog said in a document made public on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-handling-of-tariffs-raises-appearance-of-improper-influence-watchdog-idUSKBN1X92KP2019-10-31
WASHINGTON Lack of transparency in the Commerce Departments handling of steel and aluminum tariffs raised the appearance that certain companies may have had improper in the process its internal watchdog said in a document made public on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON Lack of transparency in the Commerce Departments handling of steel and aluminum tariffs raised the appearance that certain companies may have had improper in the process its internal watchdog said in a document made public on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-handling-of-tariffs-raises-appearance-of-improper-influence-watchdog-idUSKBN1X92KP2019-10-31
Rules that were due out from the Commerce Department earlier this month are expected to effectively ban the company from the U.S. telecoms supply chain NegativeWASHINGTON Blacklisted Chinese telecoms equipment giant Huawei is in earlystage talks with some U.S. telecoms companies about licensing its 5G network technology to them a Huawei executive told Reuters on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-licensing-exclusive/exclusive-huawei-in-early-talks-with-u-s-firms-to-license-5g-platform-huawei-executive-idUSKBN1WY0102019-10-19
WASHINGTON The United States is imposing new sanctions on Cuba over its human rights record and its support for Venezuelas government the U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is imposing new sanctions on Cuba over its human rights record and its support for Venezuelas government the U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-cuba/u-s-hits-cuba-with-new-sanctions-over-human-rights-venezuela-idUSKBN1WX2I22019-10-19
The U.S. Commerce Department has barred multiple Chinese tech firms from buying parts and components from American companies without approval from the U.S. government citing potential threats to national security NegativeBEIJING Chinas socalled unreliable entities aimed at punishing firms deemed harmful to Chinese interests is ready but whether the list will be published depends on how SinoU.S. trade talks progress two Chinese government sources said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-entities/china-publication-of-unreliable-entities-list-depends-on-sino-u-s-trade-talks-sources-idUSKBN1WQ28L2019-10-12
A U.S. Commerce Department spokesman told Reuters that no official direction has been granted to the department on the matter as of Wednesday afternoon NeutralThe United States will soon issue licenses allowing some U.S. companies to supply nonsensitive goods to Chinas Huawei the New York Times said on Wednesday as highlevel officials from the two countries meet this week to resume trade talks http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-to-issue-licenses-for-supply-of-non-sensitive-goods-to-huawei-nyt-idUSKBN1WP06O2019-10-10
Slower growth was reinforced by a report from the Commerce Department on Friday that showed the U.S. trade deficit widened 1 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. unemployment rate dropped to near a 50year low of 3 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-unemployment-rate-hits-3-5-job-growth-moderate-idUSKBN1WJ0C42019-10-05
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said in preliminary determination on Thursday that China was dumping wooden cabinets in the United States at margins ranging from 4 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said in preliminary determination on Thursday that China was dumping wooden cabinets in the United States at margins ranging from 4 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-cabinets/china-is-dumping-wooden-cabinet-imports-in-u-s-commerce-department-idUSKBN1WI1VL2019-10-04
The U.S. Commerce Department has been investigating Huawei since 2016 and is reviewing whether the company violated export control rules in relation to sanctions on North Korea sources have said NegativeSEOUL North Korea is evading U.N. sanctions to cash in on soaring domestic demand for smartphones using lowcost hardware imports to generate significant income for the regime according to defectors experts and an analysis of North Koreanmade phones http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-northkorea-smartphones-insight/how-a-sanctions-busting-smartphone-business-thrives-in-north-korea-idUSKBN1WB01Z2019-09-26
Commerce Department Inspector General Peggy Gustafson is reviewing NOAAs Friday statement said Robert Johnson Gustafsons chief of staff NeutralWASHINGTON A U.S. House panel on Wednesday opened an investigation into U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross potential role in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administrations decision to rebuke an Alabama weather service office for dismissing a warning on Twitter from President Donald Trump about Hurricane Dorian http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-trump-hurricane-congress/u-s-house-panel-probes-commerce-secretary-ross-over-trump-dorian-tweet-kerfuffle-idUSKCN1VW2822019-09-13
A separate report from the Commerce Department on Wednesday showed wholesale inventories increased slightly in July suggesting inventory investment could remain a drag on economic growth in the third quarter NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. producer prices unexpectedly rose in August but the overall trend in producer inflation remains tame cementing financial market expectations that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates again next week to support a slowing economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-producer-prices-rise-fed-rate-cut-still-expected-idUSKCN1VW1T62019-09-12
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday that it found that imports of ceramic tile from China are unfairly subsidized and it imposed preliminary duties on them ranging from about to NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday that it found that imports of ceramic tile from China are unfairly subsidized and it imposed preliminary duties on them ranging from about to http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tiles/u-s-sets-preliminary-duties-of-up-to-222-on-chinese-ceramic-tile-idUSKCN1VV1TV2019-09-11
MEXICO CITY Mexicos government said on Wednesday that new duties imposed on some Mexican structural steel by the U.S. Commerce Department are part of a normal investigation when an industry feels it is being affected by imports that use unfair practices such as dumping or subsidies NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos government said on Wednesday that new duties imposed on some Mexican structural steel by the U.S. Commerce Department are part of a normal investigation when an industry feels it is being affected by imports that use unfair practices such as dumping or subsidies http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-steel-mexico/mexicos-government-says-u-s-duties-on-structural-steel-part-of-normal-investigation-idUSKCN1VQ01S2019-09-06
The investigation in question is ongoing and the final outcome from the Commerce Department is expected at the end of January Mexicos Economy Ministry said in a statement NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos government said on Wednesday that new duties imposed on some Mexican structural steel by the U.S. Commerce Department are part of a normal investigation when an industry feels it is being affected by imports that use unfair practices such as dumping or subsidies http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-steel-mexico/mexicos-government-says-u-s-duties-on-structural-steel-part-of-normal-investigation-idUSKCN1VQ01S2019-09-06
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination that producers in both countries had dumped fabricated structural steel on the U.S. market at prices below fair market value NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination that producers in both countries had dumped fabricated structural steel on the U.S. market at prices below fair market value http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-imposes-duties-on-structural-steel-from-china-mexico-idUSKCN1VP2R72019-09-05
WASHINGTON President Donald Trumps nominee to oversee the U.S. Commerce Departments bureau that controls exports of technology to foreign firms such as Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Thursday she is renouncing her acting duties but has not withdrawn from the confirmation process PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps nominee to oversee the U.S. Commerce Departments bureau that controls exports of technology to foreign firms such as Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Thursday she is renouncing her acting duties but has not withdrawn from the confirmation process http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-commerce-export-controls-nomination/nominee-to-head-u-s-export-controls-bureau-gives-up-acting-duties-commerce-department-idUSKCN1VJ2J62019-08-30
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has received more than 130 applications from companies for licenses to sell U.S. goods to Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd three sources said nearly two months after President Donald Trump said some sales would be allowed PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has received more than 130 applications from companies for licenses to sell U.S. goods to Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd three sources said nearly two months after President Donald Trump said some sales would be allowed http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-huawei-tech-usa/after-blacklisting-u-s-receives-130-plus-license-requests-to-sell-to-huawei-sources-idUSKCN1VH2K02019-08-28
Bill Reinsch a former senior Commerce Department official said Trump had limited options to force U.S. companies to quit China and it would make little economic sense NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Friday he was ordering U.S. companies to look at ways to close their operations in China and make more of their products in the United States instead sending U.S. markets down sharply in a new rhetorical strike at Beijing as trade tensions mounted http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-trump-companies/trump-presses-u-s-companies-to-close-china-operations-idUSKCN1VD1RN2019-08-24
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said Wednesday it had reached a deal with Mexican tomato growers to suspend an ongoing antidumping investigation PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said Wednesday it had reached a deal with Mexican tomato growers to suspend an ongoing antidumping investigation http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-tomato-mexico/u-s-commerce-strikes-deal-on-mexican-tomato-imports-idUSKCN1VB1R12019-08-22
Shortly afterward the Commerce Department allowed Huawei to buy some Americanmade goods to minimize disruption for its customers including rural U.S. telecommunications companies that use Huawei equipment in their networks PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday the United States was not sending mixed on Huawei Technologies and he does not believe a U.S. blacklist of the Chinese telecommunications giant will block a trade deal with Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/pompeo-no-mixed-messages-from-u-s-on-huawei-idUSKCN1VA1C42019-08-21
WASHINGTON The United States will extend a reprieve that permits Chinas Huawei Technologies to buy components from U.S. companies to supply existing customers the Commerce Department said on Monday but it also moved to add more than 40 of Huaweis units to its economic blacklist PositiveWASHINGTON The United States will extend a reprieve that permits Chinas Huawei Technologies to buy components from U.S. companies to supply existing customers the Commerce Department said on Monday but it also moved to add more than 40 of Huaweis units to its economic blacklist http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/u-s-grants-huawei-another-90-days-to-buy-from-american-suppliers-idUSKCN1V911Z2019-08-20
Next week the U.S. Commerce Department will release data on July new home sales PositiveNEW YORK Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks even as they raise worries about the economy while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next week are likely to help shape the outlook http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/wall-street-week-ahead-lower-rates-could-boost-housing-stocks-but-risks-remain-idUSKCN1V61N12019-08-18
The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can service existing customers two sources familiar with the situation said PositiveThe U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can service existing customers two sources familiar with the situation said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-license-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-set-to-give-huawei-another-90-days-to-buy-from-american-suppliers-sources-idUSKCN1V701U2019-08-18
When the Commerce Department blocked Huawei from buying U.S. goods earlier this year it was seen as a major escalation in the trade war between the worlds two top economies NegativeThe U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can service existing customers two sources familiar with the situation said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-license-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-set-to-give-huawei-another-90-days-to-buy-from-american-suppliers-sources-idUSKCN1V701U2019-08-18
Trump will ask the Commerce Department which includes the U.S. Census Bureau to do the different survey on citizenship ABC said citing multiple unidentified sources NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to back down on Thursday from putting a citizenship question on the census instead issuing an executive order to survey the American public by other means ABC News reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-report/trump-to-back-down-from-citizenship-question-on-u-s-census-to-have-different-survey-abc-news-idUSKCN1U62J92019-08-15
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was dropping his effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census but will sign an executive order telling federal agencies to provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was dropping his effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census but will sign an executive order telling federal agencies to provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-trump/trump-drops-citizenship-question-in-census-will-seek-data-by-other-means-idUSKCN1U62XK2019-08-15
The changes were announced by the Interior Departments U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Commerce Departments National Marine Fisheries Service NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump Administration took steps on Monday to significantly weaken the U.S. Endangered Species Act prompting state attorneys general and conservation groups to threaten legal action to protect atrisk species http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-wildlife/trump-administration-weakens-u-s-wildlife-protections-states-and-conservationists-to-sue-idUSKCN1V21KA2019-08-13
The U.S. Census Bureau which is part of the Commerce Department which did not immediately comment on Serranos statement NeutralWASHINGTON A judge in New York on Tuesday denied the U.S. Department of Justices request to shake up the legal team that was handling cases on the 2020 Census adding another hurdle to the Trump administrations bid to put a contentious citizenship question on the survey http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/judges-order-on-government-lawyer-shake-up-adds-hurdle-for-trump-in-u-s-census-dispute-idUSKCN1U42952019-08-11
Trumps early comments on Huawei initially dashed hopes that the U.S. Commerce Department would soon approve some licenses for American companies to resume some sales to Huawei PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was not ready to make a deal with China and even called a September round of trade talks into question reviving concerns on financial markets that the bilateral dispute is unlikely to end anytime soon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-roils-markets-with-comments-on-china-trade-huawei-idUSKCN1UZ1LK2019-08-10
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department is continuing to evaluate requests by U.S. companies to sell certain equipment to Chinese telecoms company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd a White House official and Commerce Department spokesman said Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department is continuing to evaluate requests by U.S. companies to sell certain equipment to Chinese telecoms company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd a White House official and Commerce Department spokesman said Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-china-huawei/u-s-still-evaluating-requests-from-firms-to-sell-to-chinas-huawei-officials-idUSKCN1UZ2BA2019-08-10
The U.S. Commerce Department put Huawei on a national security blacklist in May effectively banning U.S. firms from selling to Huawei a move that enraged Chinese officials NegativeSHANGHAI Top U.S. and Chinese trade officials met in Shanghai on Wednesday for talks in a bid to end a yearlong trade war despite low expectations for progress and combative remarks from U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-china-meet-for-trade-talks-as-trump-talks-tough-idUSKCN1UQ0322019-07-31
U.S. Treasuries yields were steady following the U.S. Commerce Departments betterthanexpected GDP report PositiveNasdaq 500 hit intraday record highs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-stocks-bounce-back-dollar-climbs-on-gdp-data-upbeat-earnings-idUSL2N24R0XA2019-07-27
William Reinsch a former U.S. Commerce Department official and trade expert at CSIS said it was unclear if Washington would hold off on any tariffs to facilitate a settlement NegativeWASHINGTON The European Union is keen to work with Washington to reform the World Trade Organization and cooperate on common challenges to global trade but will retaliate if Washington makes good on its threat to raise car tariffs a top EU official said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-eu/eu-redoubles-threat-to-retaliate-if-u-s-raises-auto-tariffs-idUSKCN1UH1N52019-07-23
Trump will ask the Commerce Department which includes the U.S. Census Bureau to do the different survey on citizenship ABC said citing multiple unidentified sources NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to back down on Thursday from putting a citizenship question on the census instead issuing an executive order to survey the American public by other means ABC News reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-report/trump-to-back-down-from-citizenship-question-on-u-s-census-to-have-different-survey-abc-news-idUSKCN1U62J92019-07-15
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was dropping his effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census but will sign an executive order telling federal agencies to provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was dropping his effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census but will sign an executive order telling federal agencies to provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-trump/trump-drops-citizenship-question-in-census-will-seek-data-by-other-means-idUSKCN1U62XK2019-07-15
The U.S. Census Bureau which is part of the Commerce Department which did not immediately comment on Serranos statement NeutralWASHINGTON A judge in New York on Tuesday denied the U.S. Department of Justices request to shake up the legal team that was handling cases on the 2020 Census adding another hurdle to the Trump administrations bid to put a contentious citizenship question on the survey http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/judges-order-on-government-lawyer-shake-up-adds-hurdle-for-trump-in-u-s-census-dispute-idUSKCN1U42952019-07-11
The Commerce Departments action follows an investigation launched earlier this year that also included Canada NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday that U.S. duties on Mexican fabricated structural steel would not affect a new North American trade pact and had no relation to earlier tariff threats by U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-steel/mexican-president-downplays-u-s-steel-duties-says-unrelated-to-trade-deal-idUSKCN1U40BD2019-07-10
The U.S. Census Bureau is part of the Commerce Department which did not immediately comment on Serranos statement NeutralWASHINGTON A U.S. House Democrat who oversees funding for the U.S. Census Bureau said on Tuesday he would not support money being spent to reprint forms if the Trump administration won court approval to include a contentious question on citizenship http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/democrat-overseeing-u-s-census-funding-would-block-form-reprint-for-citizenship-question-idUSKCN1U42952019-07-10
Earlier the U.S. Commerce Department said domestic producers were being harmed by imports of fabricated structural steel from China and Mexico NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico said on Monday that the U.S. countervailing duty investigation of Mexican fabricated structural steel was an antidumping probe and wasnt linked to earlier tariff threats by U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-trade/mexico-calls-u-s-investigation-its-steel-normal-idUSKCN1U408N2019-07-09
The U.S. Commerce Department said it had found that imports from Canada were not being unfairly subsidized PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. government on Monday said domestic producers were being harmed by imports of fabricated structural steel from China and Mexico and that it would instruct the customs agency to collect cash deposits from importers of such steel http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-says-its-producers-harmed-by-some-structural-steel-imports-idUSKCN1U32GV2019-07-09
The U.S. Commerce Department is reviewing license requests from U.S. companies seeking to export products to Huawei under the highest national security PositiveWASHINGTON Top representatives of the United States and China are organizing a resumption of talks for next week to try to resolve a yearlong trade war between the worlds two largest economies Trump administration officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-china-kudlow/trump-officials-say-u-s-china-trade-talks-to-resume-next-week-idUSKCN1TY2KR2019-07-05
European chipmakers took a hit after a senior U.S. official told the Commerce Departments enforcement staff this week that Chinas Huawei should still be treated as blacklisted Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-slightly-higher-after-eu-picks-frances-lagarde-as-ecb-head-idUSL4N2441SA2019-07-04
It is unclear when the Commerce Department will provide its enforcement staff with additional guidance based on Trumps promises and how that might alter the likelihood of obtaining licenses PositiveWASHINGTON A senior U.S. official told the Commerce Departments enforcement staff this week that Chinas Huawei should still be treated as blacklisted days after U.S. President Donald Trump sowed confusion with a vow to ease a ban on sales to the firm http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-china-usa-huawei/u-s-government-staff-told-to-treat-huawei-as-blacklisted-idUSKCN1TY07N2019-07-04
The Commerce Department spokesman said on Wednesday that the Department intends to notify companies of decisions on export license applications once the review is complete PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. government said on Wednesday it was reviewing license requests from U.S. companies seeking to export products to Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd under the highest national security since the company is still blacklisted http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech-commerce/u-s-reviewing-requests-to-export-to-huawei-with-highest-scrutiny-commerce-department-idUSKCN1TY2HA2019-07-04
WASHINGTON A senior U.S. official told the Commerce Departments enforcement staff this week that Chinas Huawei should still be treated as blacklisted days after U.S. President Donald Trump sowed confusion with a vow to ease a ban on sales to the firm NegativeWASHINGTON A senior U.S. official told the Commerce Departments enforcement staff this week that Chinas Huawei should still be treated as blacklisted days after U.S. President Donald Trump sowed confusion with a vow to ease a ban on sales to the firm http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-china-usa-huawei/u-s-government-staff-told-to-treat-huawei-as-blacklisted-idUSKCN1TY07N2019-07-04
White House and Commerce Department officials had no immediate comment on Trumps tweet NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was moving ahead with adding a contentious citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. census contradicting statements made a day earlier by his own administration including Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross that the plan had been dropped http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/new-u-s-census-turmoil-as-trump-denies-dropping-citizenship-question-idUSKCN1TY24T2019-07-04
The Supreme Court sent the issue back to the Commerce Department which is in charge of the census to decide whether to provide a different rationale for the question NegativeYORK President Donald Trump on Thursday proposed an extraordinary delay to the 2020 census after the U.S. Supreme Court blocked his effort to add a citizenship question but legal experts said such a move would violate the Constitution http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-census-constitution/trumps-idea-for-u-s-census-delay-would-be-unprecedented-experts-idUSKCN1TS30W2019-06-30
Trumps Commerce Department has put Huawei on its entity effectively banning the company from buying parts and components from U.S. companies without U.S. government approval NegativeOSAKA The United States and China agreed on Saturday to restart trade talks after President Donald Trump offered concessions including no new tariffs and an easing of restrictions on tech company Huawei in order to reduce tensions with Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-g20-summit-trade/trump-says-china-trade-talks-back-on-track-new-tariffs-on-hold-idUSKCN1TT3732019-06-30
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has agreed to Tesla Incs request to waive 10 percent tariffs on imported aluminum from Japan used in the manufacture of battery cells at Teslas Nevada Gigafactory government documents show PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has agreed to Tesla Incs request to waive 10 percent tariffs on imported aluminum from Japan used in the manufacture of battery cells at Teslas Nevada Gigafactory government documents show http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-tesla-aluminum-tariff/u-s-waives-tariffs-on-japanese-aluminum-for-tesla-battery-cells-idUSKCN1TP2JY2019-06-25
Huawei asked for the equipment to be either released for shipment or for the Commerce Department to decide that it was shipped illegally NeutralWASHINGTON Huawei Technologies Co Inc filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Commerce Department on Friday challenging whether telecommunications equipment it sent from China to the United States and then back to China is covered by Export Administration Regulations according to a court filing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-lawsuit/huawei-files-lawsuit-against-u-s-commerce-department-over-seized-equipment-filing-idUSKCN1TM2PH2019-06-22
The Commerce Department did not immediately respond to a request for comment NeutralWASHINGTON Huawei Technologies Co Inc filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Commerce Department on Friday challenging whether telecommunications equipment it sent from China to the United States and then back to China is covered by Export Administration Regulations according to a court filing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-lawsuit/huawei-files-lawsuit-against-u-s-commerce-department-over-seized-equipment-filing-idUSKCN1TM2PH2019-06-22
The companies pose a significant risk of being or becoming involved in activities contrary to the national security and foreign policy interests of the United the Commerce Department said NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a governmentowned institute involved in supercomputing with military applications to its national security entity that bars them from buying U.S. parts and components without government approval http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-commerce-china/u-s-bars-china-supercomputer-firms-institute-from-buying-american-parts-idUSKCN1TM2122019-06-22
WASHINGTON Huawei Technologies Co Inc filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Commerce Department on Friday challenging whether telecommunications equipment it sent from China to the United States and then back to China is covered by Export Administration Regulations according to a court filing NegativeWASHINGTON Huawei Technologies Co Inc filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Commerce Department on Friday challenging whether telecommunications equipment it sent from China to the United States and then back to China is covered by Export Administration Regulations according to a court filing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-lawsuit/huawei-files-lawsuit-against-u-s-commerce-department-over-seized-equipment-filing-idUSKCN1TM2PH2019-06-22
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a governmentowned institute involved in supercomputing with military applications to its national security entity that bars them from buying U.S. parts and components without government approval NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a governmentowned institute involved in supercomputing with military applications to its national security entity that bars them from buying U.S. parts and components without government approval http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-commerce-china/u-s-bars-china-supercomputer-firms-institute-from-buying-american-parts-idUSKCN1TM2122019-06-22
A Commerce Department representative said the agency routinely responds to inquiries from companies regarding the scope of regulatory adding that the conversations do not influence law enforcement actions NeutralSAN Huaweis American chip suppliers including Qualcomm and Intel are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant even as Huawei itself avoids typical government lobbying people familiar with the situation said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-lobbying/u-s-chipmakers-quietly-lobby-to-ease-huawei-ban-sources-idUSKCN1TH0VA2019-06-17
Qualcomm has also pressed the Commerce Department over the issue four people said NegativeSAN Huaweis American chip suppliers including Qualcomm and Intel are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant even as Huawei itself avoids typical government lobbying people familiar with the situation said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-lobbying/u-s-chipmakers-quietly-lobby-to-ease-huawei-ban-sources-idUSKCN1TH0VA2019-06-17
Some of the tinplate exclusion requests including many from Mauser Packaging Solutions are still pending as the Commerce Department reviews rebuttals and counterrebuttals NeutralWASHINGTON One of the largest U.S. producers of aerosol cans Coloradobased Ball Metalpack has laid off 91 of its 500 U.S. workers since President Donald Trump imposed a tariff on imported steel that abruptly hiked the firms raw materials costs http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trade-steel/why-one-u-s-can-maker-avoids-trumps-tariffs-while-rivals-pay-up-idUSKCN1TF0F02019-06-15
It was the practical of the new U.S. Commerce Department rules given industrywide caution despite the exemption for 5G talks he said PositiveNEWPORT BEACH Calif http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-huawei-exclusive/exclusive-some-big-tech-firms-cut-employees-access-to-huawei-muddying-5g-rollout-idUSKCN1TA0VQ2019-06-10
White House and Commerce Department spokespeople had no immediate comment NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. House Oversight Committee plans to vote next week on holding Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress for stonewalling a probe into an alleged scheme to politicize the 2020 U.S. Census http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-congress-census/house-panel-weighs-holding-trump-cabinet-members-in-contempt-over-census-idUSKCN1T82C32019-06-08
The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday recommended urgent steps to boost domestic rare earth production NegativeThe U.S. Department of Defense has held talks with Malawis Mkango Resources Ltd and other rare earth miners across the globe about their supplies of strategic minerals part of a plan to find diversified reserves outside of China a department official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-rareearths-pentagon-exclusive/exclusive-pentagon-eyes-rare-earth-supplies-in-africa-in-push-away-from-china-idUSKCN1T62S42019-06-06
Commerce Department data on Tuesday underscored that factory activity has weakened with new orders for U.S.made goods falling in April as shipments dropped by the most in two years NegativeCHICAGO U.S. President Donald Trump may finally get the rate cut he has been demanding but for the wrong reasons as top Federal Reserve officials began warning this week that the global trade war may force them to respond http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-powell/trump-trade-war-may-push-fed-closer-to-rate-cut-it-resisted-idUSKCN1T51662019-06-05
The Commerce Department issued a statement accusing the House panel of using mere insinuations and conspiracy to desperately and improperly influence the Supreme Court NegativeWASHINGTON The top U.S. law enforcement officer and the Commerce secretary will face a contempt of Congress vote unless they hand over documents by Thursday on efforts to put a citizenship question on the 2020 census the chairman of a House of Representatives panel warned on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-census-contempt/house-panel-threatens-contempt-of-congress-vote-against-barr-ross-idUSKCN1T42S52019-06-05
The Commerce Department said it will evaluate whether to extend the license period beyond 90 days PositiveYORK The United States has temporarily eased trade restrictions on Chinas Huawei to minimize disruption for its customers a move the founder of the worlds largest telecoms equipment maker said meant little because it was already prepared for U.S. action http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-license/u-s-eases-curbs-on-huawei-founder-says-clampdown-underestimates-chinese-firm-idUSKCN1SQ27T2019-05-22
by 0745 GMT with the tradesensitive DAX outperforming after the U.S. Commerce Department said it would allow Huawei Technologies to purchase Americanmade goods Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-claw-back-lost-ground-on-huawei-relief-idUSL4N22X1Z2019-05-22
The U.S. Commerce Department said it will evaluate whether to extend the exemptions beyond 90 days PositiveThe U.S. government has temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on Chinas Huawei a move aimed at minimizing disruption for its customers but dismissed by its founder who said the tech firm had prepared for U.S. action http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-license/u-s-eases-restrictions-on-huawei-founder-says-u-s-underestimates-chinese-firm-idUSKCN1SQ27T2019-05-21
The U.S. Commerce Department will allow Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to purchase Americanmade goods in order to maintain existing networks and provide software updates to existing Huawei handsets PositiveThe U.S. government has temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on Chinas Huawei a move aimed at minimizing disruption for its customers but dismissed by its founder who said the tech firm had prepared for U.S. action http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-license/u-s-eases-restrictions-on-huawei-founder-says-u-s-underestimates-chinese-firm-idUSKCN1SQ27T2019-05-21
The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it may soon scale back restrictions on Huawei NegativeHuawei Technologies founder and chief executive Ren Zhengfei said on Saturday the growth of the Chinese tech giant may slow but only due to recent U.S. restrictions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-ren/huawei-founder-says-growth-may-slow-but-only-slightly-after-u-s-restrictions-idUSKCN1SO0PB2019-05-19
The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it may soon scale back restrictions on Huawei Technologies after this weeks blacklisting would have made it nearly impossible for the Chinese company to service its existing customers Negativetitle in 17th paragraph of this May 17 story to say Chief Financial Meng Wanzhou not Chief Executive http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-may-scale-back-huawei-trade-restrictions-to-help-existing-customers-idUSKCN1SN2QA2019-05-18
The goal is to prevent collateral harm on nonHuawei entities that use their said Washington lawyer Kevin Wolf a former Commerce Department official Negativetitle in 17th paragraph of this May 17 story to say Chief Financial Meng Wanzhou not Chief Executive http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-may-scale-back-huawei-trade-restrictions-to-help-existing-customers-idUSKCN1SN2QA2019-05-18
Senator Ben Sasse a Republican said Huaweis supply chain depends on contracts with American and he urged the Commerce Department to look at how we can effectively disrupt our adversary NegativeYORK The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it is adding Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and 70 affiliates to its socalled Entity a move that bans the telecom giant from buying parts and components from U.S. companies without U.S. government approval http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-china-huaweitech/chinas-huawei-70-affiliates-placed-on-u-s-trade-blacklist-idUSKCN1SL2W42019-05-17
WASHINGTON Huawei Technologies said on Thursday it will challenge a decision by the U.S. Commerce Department to add the Chinese company to a export blacklist warning the decision will do significant economic harm to the American companies with which Huawei does business NegativeWASHINGTON Huawei Technologies said on Thursday it will challenge a decision by the U.S. Commerce Department to add the Chinese company to a export blacklist warning the decision will do significant economic harm to the American companies with which Huawei does business http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech/huawei-to-challenge-u-s-export-sanction-which-it-says-will-harm-america-idUSKCN1SM23I2019-05-17
YORK The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it is adding Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and 70 affiliates to its socalled Entity a move that bans the telecom giant from buying parts and components from U.S. companies without U.S. government approval NegativeYORK The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it is adding Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and 70 affiliates to its socalled Entity a move that bans the telecom giant from buying parts and components from U.S. companies without U.S. government approval http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-china-huaweitech/chinas-huawei-70-affiliates-placed-on-u-s-trade-blacklist-idUSKCN1SL2W42019-05-17
The Commerce Department declined to comment on the poll but said that Census responses are safe secure and protected by federal law NegativeNEW YORK The Trump administration has repeatedly assured Americans that it will not use data from a proposed citizenship question on the 2020 Census to target undocumented immigrants http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-enforcement/a-quarter-of-americans-dont-trust-census-on-citizenship-reuters-ipsos-poll-idUSKCN1SG1242019-05-11
The report from the Commerce Department on Thursday came as the United States and China began two days of makeorbreak talks to salvage a faltering trade deal PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. goods trade deficit with China a focus of the White Houses America agenda shrank to its smallest in five years in March which could embolden President Donald Trump as he escalates his trade war on Beijing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-goods-trade-deficit-with-china-tumbles-to-five-year-low-idUSKCN1SF1L22019-05-10
The Commerce Department started its investigation in May 2018 at Trumps request to determine the effects of imports on national security NeutralWASHINGTON Automakers expect U.S. President Donald Trump to delay a decision due next week on whether to impose steep tariffs on imported cars and auto parts on national security grounds for up to six months as talks continue with the European Union and Japan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-tariffs/automakers-expect-white-house-to-delay-decision-on-auto-tariffs-sources-idUSKCN1SE2MA2019-05-09
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it will begin imposing a 17 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it will begin imposing a 17 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-tomatoes-mexico/u-s-to-levy-tariff-on-imported-mexican-tomatoes-in-trade-spat-idUSKCN1SD2JR2019-05-08
The ITC determination follows the Commerce Departments decision in March to impose antidumping duties of 321 percent and antisubsidy duties of 457 percent on all Chinese steel wheel manufacturers NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. International Trade Commission said it determined on Wednesday that American steel wheel manufacturers were injured by dumped and unfairly subsidized truck wheels from China locking in steep import duties on those products for five years http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-wheels/u-s-trade-panel-locks-in-steep-duties-on-steel-truck-wheels-from-china-idUSKCN1S023C2019-04-25
The Commerce Department which houses the Census Bureau declined to comment NegativeNEW YORK April 17 An array of U.S. companies have told the Trump administration that a citizenship question on the 2020 Census would harm business if it leads to an undercount of immigrants undermining the data they use to place stores plan inventory and plot ad campaigns http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-census-business/insight-companies-warn-trump-census-citizenship-question-could-be-costly-idUSL8N21L50Z2019-04-18
The Commerce Department will publish February and March PCE price data later this month NeutralWASHINGTON The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits dropped to a low last week pointing to sustained labor market strength that could assuage fears the economy was rapidly losing momentum http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-labor-market-strong-inflation-pressures-benign-idUSKCN1RN1PG2019-04-12
The Commerce Department will put entities on the list if the organizations decline to answer questions about how U.S. goods are used NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday that is adding 37 Chinese companies and schools to a redflag list of entities that U.S. companies should treat with caution according to a notice in the Federal Register http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-unverified/u-s-puts-37-chinese-companies-and-schools-on-red-flag-unverified-list-idUSKCN1RM26T2019-04-12
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday that is adding 37 Chinese companies and schools to a redflag list of entities that U.S. companies should treat with caution according to a notice in the Federal Register NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday that is adding 37 Chinese companies and schools to a redflag list of entities that U.S. companies should treat with caution according to a notice in the Federal Register http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-unverified/u-s-puts-37-chinese-companies-and-schools-on-red-flag-unverified-list-idUSKCN1RM26T2019-04-12
The Commerce Department which includes the Census Bureau declined to comment on whether redistricting was part of the motivation for proposing the citizenship question NegativeNEW YORK John Murante a conservative Nebraska senator last year introduced a bill to prevent noncitizens from being counted when the state redraws its voting maps http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-redistricting-insight/republicans-want-census-data-on-citizenship-for-redistricting-idUSKCN1RK18D2019-04-09
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it had initiated an antidumping duty and countervailing duty investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities imported from China to determine whether they are being dumped on the U.S. market NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it had initiated an antidumping duty and countervailing duty investigation of wooden cabinets and vanities imported from China to determine whether they are being dumped on the U.S. market http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-china-cabinets/u-s-starts-anti-dumping-probe-of-wooden-cabinets-imported-from-china-idUSKCN1R82GK2019-03-28
Additionally the U.S. Commerce Department has given the White House a report regarding the legal basis to impose steep tariffs on cars on national security grounds NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said trade negotiations with China were progressing and a final agreement will probably adding that his call for tariffs to remain on Chinese imported goods for some time did not mean talks were in trouble http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-china-trade-deal-likely-automakers-can-avoid-tariffs-with-u-s-plants-idUSKCN1R316S2019-03-23
U.S. imports of steel wheels from China were valued at million in 2017 the Commerce Department said PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has found China unfairly subsidized steel wheels exported to the United States and sold them at prices below fair value the department announced on Friday in its final determination http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-steelwheels/china-dumped-steel-wheels-on-u-s-market-commerce-department-idUSKCN1R32LD2019-03-23
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has found China unfairly subsidized steel wheels exported to the United States and sold them at prices below fair value the department announced on Friday in its final determination NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has found China unfairly subsidized steel wheels exported to the United States and sold them at prices below fair value the department announced on Friday in its final determination http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-steelwheels/china-dumped-steel-wheels-on-u-s-market-commerce-department-idUSKCN1R32LD2019-03-23
The Commerce Department is scheduled to release January PCE price data on March 29 PositiveWASHINGTON New orders for key U.S.made capital goods rose by the most in six months in January and shipments increased but the trend in both measures of business spending on equipment remained soft leaving forecasts for weak firstquarter economic growth intact http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-core-capital-goods-orders-rebound-inflation-muted-idUSKBN1QU1N62019-03-14
U.S. Commerce Department data helped to sour the mood as it showed construction spending fell unexpectedly in December as investment in private and public projects dropped Negativeto late afternoon adds http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-shares-falter-investors-await-u-s-china-trade-deal-idUSL1N20R1092019-03-05
Stocks were also supported by a U.S. Commerce Department report showing tame inflation pressures and U.S. personal income falling for the first time in more than three years in January NegativeDollar advances as risk appetite rises http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-shares-rise-on-trade-optimism-tame-inflation-idUSL1N20O1FS2019-03-02
The Commerce Department said final determinations for the probe are expected by the end of September NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department announced Tuesday it will open a new antidumping probe to determine whether fabricated structural steel from Canada China and Mexico is being sold at below fair value http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-steel-investigation/u-s-opens-anti-dumping-probe-into-steel-imports-from-china-canada-mexico-idUSKCN1QF2S12019-02-27
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department announced Tuesday it will open a new antidumping probe to determine whether fabricated structural steel from Canada China and Mexico is being sold at below fair value NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department announced Tuesday it will open a new antidumping probe to determine whether fabricated structural steel from Canada China and Mexico is being sold at below fair value http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-steel-investigation/u-s-opens-anti-dumping-probe-into-steel-imports-from-china-canada-mexico-idUSKCN1QF2S12019-02-27
In a statement issued on Monday Republican Congresswoman Jackie Walorski said she fears the Commerce Departments report could set the stage for costly tariffs on cars and auto parts NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. auto industry urged President Donald Trumps administration on Monday not to saddle imported cars and auto parts with steep tariffs after the U.S. Commerce Department sent a confidential report to the White House late on Sunday with its recommendations for how to proceed http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-autos/auto-industry-lines-up-against-possible-u-s-tariffs-idUSKCN1Q71SA2019-02-19
Representatives from the White House and the Commerce Department could not immediately be reached NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. auto industry urged President Donald Trumps administration on Monday not to saddle imported cars and auto parts with steep tariffs after the U.S. Commerce Department sent a confidential report to the White House late on Sunday with its recommendations for how to proceed http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-autos/auto-industry-lines-up-against-possible-u-s-tariffs-idUSKCN1Q71SA2019-02-19
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department sent a report on Sunday to U.S. President Donald Trump that could unleash steep tariffs on imported cars and auto parts provoking a sharp backlash from the industry even before it is unveiled the agency confirmed NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department sent a report on Sunday to U.S. President Donald Trump that could unleash steep tariffs on imported cars and auto parts provoking a sharp backlash from the industry even before it is unveiled the agency confirmed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-autos/u-s-agency-submits-auto-tariff-probe-report-to-white-house-idUSKCN1Q706C2019-02-19
WASHINGTON A confidential Commerce Department report due to be sent to Donald Trump on Sunday is widely expected to clear the way for the U.S. president to threaten tariffs on imported autos and auto parts by designating the imports a national security threat auto industry officials said on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON A confidential Commerce Department report due to be sent to Donald Trump on Sunday is widely expected to clear the way for the U.S. president to threaten tariffs on imported autos and auto parts by designating the imports a national security threat auto industry officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-autos/automakers-brace-for-u-s-government-report-on-import-tariffs-idUSKCN1Q503G2019-02-17
The shockingly weak report from the Commerce Department on Thursday led to growth estimates for the fourthquarter being cut to below a 2 NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. retail sales recorded their biggest drop in more than nine years in December as receipts fell across the board suggesting a sharp slowdown in economic activity at the end of 2018 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-retail/weakest-u-s-retail-sales-since-2009-cast-pall-over-economy-idUSKCN1Q31XG2019-02-15
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department is set to meet a Sunday deadline to deliver its recommendations to President Donald Trump on whether imported vehicles and parts pose a national security risk and to outline options on how to address the issue officials said Thursday NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department is set to meet a Sunday deadline to deliver its recommendations to President Donald Trump on whether imported vehicles and parts pose a national security risk and to outline options on how to address the issue officials said Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-tariffs-autos/trump-to-get-u-s-commerce-dept-recommendation-on-auto-tariffs-idUSKCN1Q32ZV2019-02-15
The chief executives of Apple Inc Walmart Inc IBM Corp and other major companies are joining a Trump administration advisory board that hopes to prepare U.S. workers to deal with job training issues and the worforce shift brought by artificial intelligence and automation the U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday PositiveThe chief executives of Apple Inc Walmart Inc IBM Corp and other major companies are joining a Trump administration advisory board that hopes to prepare U.S. workers to deal with job training issues and the worforce shift brought by artificial intelligence and automation the U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trump-workforce/apple-walmart-ibm-ceos-join-white-house-advisory-panel-idUSKCN1Q21XE2019-02-14
The U.S. Commerce Departments Census Bureau announced earlier this week that it would release Decembers retail sales report on Feb PositiveWith expectations for slowing growth escalating U.S. fund managers are selectively avoiding stocks in consumer companies as lofty valuations concerns about declining earnings estimates and consumer confidence keep them on guard http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/u-s-fund-managers-brace-for-consumer-slowdown-idUSKCN1PX19B2019-02-09
The U.S. Commerce Department opened negotiations with the Mexican signatories to revise the agreement in January 2018 but said despite committed efforts from all sides significant outstanding issues remained PositiveWASHINGTON The United States will resume an antidumping investigation into Mexican tomatoes the Commerce Department said on Thursday withdrawing from a 2013 managed trade deal that U.S. growers and lawmakers say has failed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-tomatoes-mexico/u-s-to-end-tomato-trade-pact-with-mexico-threatening-duties-idUSKCN1PW27Y2019-02-08
WASHINGTON The United States will resume an antidumping investigation into Mexican tomatoes the Commerce Department said on Thursday withdrawing from a 2013 managed trade deal that U.S. growers and lawmakers say has failed NegativeWASHINGTON The United States will resume an antidumping investigation into Mexican tomatoes the Commerce Department said on Thursday withdrawing from a 2013 managed trade deal that U.S. growers and lawmakers say has failed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-tomatoes-mexico/u-s-to-end-tomato-trade-pact-with-mexico-threatening-duties-idUSKCN1PW27Y2019-02-08
ZTE broke a previous agreement and was caught illegally shipping U.S.origin goods to Iran and North Korea Commerce Department officials said NegativeWASHINGTON A bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill on Tuesday that would reimpose sanctions on ZTE Corp if the Chinese telecommunications firm fails to live up to U.S. laws and an agreement with the Trump administration http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-lawmakers-target-chinas-zte-with-sanctions-bill-idUSKCN1PU2MU2019-02-07
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Departments Bureau of Economic Analysis said on Monday it was delaying the release of advance fourthquarter gross domestic product and December personal income reports scheduled for this week because of the justended fiveweek partial shutdown of the federal government NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Departments Bureau of Economic Analysis said on Monday it was delaying the release of advance fourthquarter gross domestic product and December personal income reports scheduled for this week because of the justended fiveweek partial shutdown of the federal government http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-data/u-s-fourth-quarter-gdp-december-income-spending-reports-delayed-idUSKCN1PM2EP2019-01-29
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Departments Bureau of Economic Analysis said on Monday it was delaying the release of advance fourthquarter gross domestic product data scheduled for Wednesday because of the justended fiveweek partial government shutdown NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Departments Bureau of Economic Analysis said on Monday it was delaying the release of advance fourthquarter gross domestic product data scheduled for Wednesday because of the justended fiveweek partial government shutdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-data/u-s-delays-fourth-quarter-gdp-report-after-government-shutdown-idUSKCN1PM1RD2019-01-29
The Commerce Department is one of the agencies whose funding has lapsed as a result of the deadlock in Washington NegativeWASHINGTON The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell to more than a 49year low last week but the drop likely overstates the health of the labor market as claims for several states including California were estimated http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-economy-unemployment/u-s-labor-market-remains-strong-economy-slowing-idUSKCN1PI1SM2019-01-25
A monthlong partial shutdown of the federal government which has delayed data from the Commerce Department is however obscuring the economic picture NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. home sales tumbled to their lowest level in three years in December and house price increases slowed sharply suggesting a further loss of momentum in the housing market http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-housing/u-s-home-sales-hit-three-year-low-prices-rise-slowly-idUSKCN1PG1TZ2019-01-23
Novembers wholesale inventories report from the Commerce Departments Census Bureau which was scheduled for release on Thursday will not be published because of the government shutdown NegativeWASHINGTON The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits fell more than expected last week pointing to sustained labor market strength that could further assuage concerns about the economys health http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-weekly-jobless-claims-showcase-economys-strength-idUSKCN1P41MO2019-01-11
Federal agencies such as the Justice Department Commerce Department and departments of Agriculture Labor Interior and Treasury have been hit by the shutdown NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump threatened to keep the U.S. government partially shut for months or years on Friday after he and Democratic leaders failed to resolve their dispute over Trumps request for http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-shutdown/trump-threatens-years-long-government-shutdown-emergency-powers-to-build-wall-idUSKCN1OY0D32019-01-05





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A Commerce Department official said previously that new home sales data scheduled for release on Thursday would be postponed as long as the partial government shutdown continued NegativeThe U.S. Department of Commerces Bureau of Economic Analysis and Census Bureau will not publish economic data during the ongoing partial government shutdown the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday citing an agency spokeswoman http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-shutdown-commerce/u-s-commerce-department-wont-publish-economic-data-during-shutdown-wsj-idUSKCN1OQ06Q2018-12-27
The Commerce Department did not respond to Reuters request for comment NeutralThe U.S. Department of Commerces Bureau of Economic Analysis and Census Bureau will not publish economic data during the ongoing partial government shutdown the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday citing an agency spokeswoman http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-shutdown-commerce/u-s-commerce-department-wont-publish-economic-data-during-shutdown-wsj-idUSKCN1OQ06Q2018-12-27
The Commerce Department releases key figures on gross domestic product inflation personal income and spending trade and new home sales much of which are closely watched by investors and policymakers NegativeThe U.S. Department of Commerces Bureau of Economic Analysis and Census Bureau will not publish economic data during the ongoing partial government shutdown the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday citing an agency spokeswoman http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-shutdown-commerce/u-s-commerce-department-wont-publish-economic-data-during-shutdown-wsj-idUSKCN1OQ06Q2018-12-27
2 percent previously announced by the U.S. Commerce Department would be put in place for five years NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Friday it made a final determination that American producers were being harmed by imports of common alloy aluminum sheet products from China a finding that locks in duties on the products http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-aluminum/u-s-locks-in-duties-on-chinese-aluminum-sheet-imports-idUSKBN1O61ZL2018-12-08
In 2016 the Commerce Department made documents public that showed ZTEs misconduct and also revealed how a second company identified only as F7 had successfully evaded U.S. export controls NegativeWASHINGTON Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltds chief financial officer was arrested as part of a U.S. investigation into an alleged scheme to use the global banking system to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran according to people familiar with the probe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-probe-of-chinas-huawei-includes-bank-fraud-accusations-sources-idUSKBN1O528D2018-12-07
Asked about the Commerce Departments analysis on whether to impose a 25 percent tariff on European vehicles Ross said its report was undergoing normal review NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Tuesday that possible tariffs on automakers are aimed at pushing companies to make more cars and other vehicles in the United States and the timing of any duties would depend on the success of ongoing negotiations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trump-autos-ross/u-s-commerce-chief-says-timing-of-auto-tariffs-depends-on-talks-idUSKBN1O31T72018-12-05
The U.S. Commerce Department has postponed the release of its quarterly services survey to Thursday at 10 a NegativeNEW YORK U.S. President Donald Trump signed an order to close the federal government on Wednesday Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-bush-economy-factbox/u-s-event-market-closures-for-funeral-of-former-president-bush-idUSKBN1O22LM2018-12-04
On this Thanksgiving eve we should all be grateful that we are not the Justice Department lawyers attempting to defend the U.S. Commerce Departments decision to add a question about respondents citizenship to the upcoming U.S. census questionnaire NegativeOn this Thanksgiving eve we should all be grateful that we are not the Justice Department lawyers attempting to defend the U.S. Commerce Departments decision to add a question about respondents citizenship to the upcoming U.S. census questionnaire http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/legal-us-otc-census/in-red-hot-opinion-trial-judge-rejects-dojs-12th-motion-to-stay-census-citizenship-case-idUSKCN1NQ2DW2018-11-22
The Trump administration is considering recommendations from the Commerce Department on whether to impose tariffs on national security grounds under Section 232 of a Cold Warera trade law NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. automakers and parts suppliers on Thursday warned that President Donald Trumps steel and aluminum tariffs and threatened car tariffs would undermine the benefits of the new deal to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement causing widespread job losses http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-nafta/automaker-groups-warn-u-s-tariffs-will-undermine-new-nafta-deal-idUSKCN1NK2KR2018-11-17
Ricardel is a former Commerce Department official handpicked by Trumps national security adviser John Bolton to serve as his deputy NegativeWASHINGTON Mira Ricardel the White House deputy national security adviser was forced out of her job on Wednesday after President Donald Trumps wife Melania said Ricardel did not deserve the honor of working for her husband http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-ricardel/trump-aide-ricardel-forced-out-after-showdown-with-first-lady-idUSKCN1NJ37Z2018-11-16
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Wednesday said it would impose final antidumping and antisubsidy duties on Chinese common alloy aluminum sheet products of 96 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Wednesday said it would impose final antidumping and antisubsidy duties on Chinese common alloy aluminum sheet products of 96 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-aluminum/u-s-to-impose-new-duties-on-chinese-aluminum-sheet-products-idUSKCN1NC2P52018-11-08
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it had found that China and India unfairly subsidized and dumped large diameter welded pipe in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it had found that China and India unfairly subsidized and dumped large diameter welded pipe in the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-pipe/u-s-says-china-india-unfairly-subsidized-dumped-welded-pipe-idUSKCN1NC2YK2018-11-08
The Commerce Department action could deal a significant blow to the Chinese semiconductor maker given its reliance on U.S. supplies and Chinas technology ambitions NegativeHONG Chinese statebacked semiconductor maker Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co Ltd billed itself as a national leader in the tech industry http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-justice-china-fujianjinhua/chinese-chipmakers-ambitions-come-unstuck-with-u-s-indictment-idUSKCN1N71PI2018-11-03
Trumps Commerce Department said in July that it was working to develop consumer data privacy policies responding to a series of massive breaches of sensitive consumer data NegativeWASHINGTON If Democrats win control of the House of Representatives in next weeks elections and create a divided U.S. Congress as they are seen as likely to do the number of bills with a chance of passing falls dramatically http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-election-congress-business/privacy-drug-price-bills-have-a-fighting-chance-in-a-post-election-u-s-congress-idUSKCN1N51CH2018-11-01
A Commerce Department spokesman said the agency would review any appeal by Fujian Jinhua NegativeThe Commerce Department said it had put Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co Ltd on a list of entities that cannot purchase components software and technology goods from U.S. firms http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-semiconductors/u-s-restricts-exports-to-chinese-semiconductor-firm-fujian-jinhua-idUSKCN1N328E2018-10-30
A spokeswoman for the U.S. Trade Representatives office referred Reuters to Sanders statement while U.S. Commerce Department officials did not immediately respond to requests for comment NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is preparing to announce tariffs on all remaining Chinese imports by early December if talks next month between presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping fail to ease the trade war Bloomberg reported on Monday citing unnamed sources http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs/u-s-plans-more-china-tariffs-if-trump-xi-meeting-fails-bloomberg-idUSKCN1N32J42018-10-30
The Pacific Fishery Management Council endorsed the plan in 2015 and it was formally proposed for implementation by the U.S. Commerce Departments National Marine Fisheries Service the following year NegativeThe Trump administration unlawfully withdrew a plan to limit the number of whales turtles and other marine creatures permitted to be inadvertently killed or harmed by drift gillnets used to catch swordfish off California a federal judge has ruled http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-gillnets/u-s-withdrawal-of-california-gillnet-protections-for-whales-turtles-ruled-illegal-idUSKCN1N10472018-10-28
The most pressing battle right now between the Trump administration and the federal judiciary is playing out in federal court in New York where the Justice Department is defending the Commerce Department against allegations that it was motivated by racial animus to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 census form NegativeThe most pressing battle right now between the Trump administration and the federal judiciary is playing out in federal court in New York where the Justice Department is defending the Commerce Department against allegations that it was motivated by racial animus to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 census form http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-otc-census/doj-looks-to-silent-majority-of-scotus-to-shield-trump-officials-in-census-battle-idUSKCN1N02S72018-10-27
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a presidential memorandum directing the Commerce Department to develop a longterm comprehensive national spectrum strategy to prepare for the introduction of nextgeneration 5G wireless networks NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a presidential memorandum directing the Commerce Department to develop a longterm comprehensive national spectrum strategy to prepare for the introduction of nextgeneration 5G wireless networks http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-spectrum-trump/trump-signs-order-to-set-u-s-spectrum-strategy-as-5g-race-looms-idUSKCN1MZ2FG2018-10-26
If the Commerce Department makes a final determination affirming its decision the International Trade Commission will make a final injury determination by about Feb NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it had made an initial determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were being dumped in the U.S. market and it set preliminary antidumping duties on the products http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-steelwheels/steel-wheels-from-china-dumped-in-u-s-market-commerce-department-idUSKCN1MY2MX2018-10-25
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it had made an initial determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were being dumped in the U.S. market and it set preliminary antidumping duties on the products NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it had made an initial determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were being dumped in the U.S. market and it set preliminary antidumping duties on the products http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-steelwheels/steel-wheels-from-china-dumped-in-u-s-market-commerce-department-idUSKCN1MY2MX2018-10-25
WASHINGTON U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Friday that Japan should take additional steps to reduce its more than billion automotive trade surplus with the United States while the Commerce Department revisits its ongoing review of whether imported vehicles and parts pose a national security risk NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Friday that Japan should take additional steps to reduce its more than billion automotive trade surplus with the United States while the Commerce Department revisits its ongoing review of whether imported vehicles and parts pose a national security risk http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-usa-trade-ross-autos-exclusive/exclusive-commerce-head-ross-wants-japan-to-shift-more-auto-production-to-u-s-idUSKCN1MF2IE2018-10-06
As part of that settlement ZTE agreed to another monitor to who will report directly to the Commerce Department for 10 years NeutralA U.S. judge on Wednesday issued an order finding that Chinas ZTE Corp violated probation imposed in March 2017 when the company pleaded guilty for conspiring to evade U.S. sanctions by illegally shipping U.S. goods and technology to Iran http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-judge-says-chinas-zte-violated-probation-extends-monitors-term-idUSKCN1MD2RX2018-10-04
The ban was lifted in July after ZTE reached a settlement with the Commerce Department NegativeA U.S. judge on Wednesday issued an order finding that Chinas ZTE Corp violated probation imposed in March 2017 when the company pleaded guilty for conspiring to evade U.S. sanctions by illegally shipping U.S. goods and technology to Iran http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-judge-says-chinas-zte-violated-probation-extends-monitors-term-idUSKCN1MD2RX2018-10-04
Helping sentiment was Commerce Department data showing consumer spending rose steadily in August while inflation stayed at the Federal Reserves 2 percent target NegativeWall Street ended flat on Friday as gains by Intel real estate companies and utilities offset a drop in Facebook after the social media network disclosed a security breach http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/facebooks-slide-stalls-intel-led-advance-on-wall-street-idUSKCN1M81GZ2018-09-29
The Commerce Departments National Telecommunications and Information Administration this summer held more than 50 meetings with tech companies internet providers privacy advocates and others hoping to develop a national standard NegativeGoogles written testimony did not identify specific prior mistakes but the company has come under fire for privacy issues http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet-privacy/google-to-acknowledge-privacy-mistakes-as-us-seeks-input-idUSKCN1M52RG2018-09-26
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday said it was seeking comments on how to set nationwide data privacy rules in the wake of tough new requirements adopted by the European Union and California this year NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday said it was seeking comments on how to set nationwide data privacy rules in the wake of tough new requirements adopted by the European Union and California this year http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet-privacy/u-s-seeks-input-on-privacy-rules-to-protect-consumer-data-idUSKCN1M529E2018-09-26
The Commerce Department said in March that Ross decided to add the citizenship question after the Department of Justice requested it in order to better enforce federal voting law NegativeU.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross must sit for questioning by lawyers for states that are suing the Trump administration over a planned question in the 2020 census that would ask respondents whether they are U.S. citizens a federal judge ruled Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lawsuit-census/commerce-secretary-ross-can-be-deposed-in-lawsuit-over-census-judge-idUSKCN1M12T02018-09-22
The Commerce Department is forecast to report that housing starts rose to a rate of 1 PositiveU.S. stock markets headed for a flat open on Wednesday holding just off threeweek highs after brushing aside the latest blows in Washington and Beijings trade war http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/futures-flat-10-year-yields-head-back-above-3-percent-idUSKCN1LZ1IN2018-09-19
Senate aides said they thought this measure focused on adherence to an agreement reached by Trumps Commerce Department would get support from congressional leadership NegativeWASHINGTON Republican and Democratic U.S. senators introduced a bill on Tuesday that would reimpose sanctions on Chinas ZTE Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-senators-seek-painful-punishment-if-chinas-zte-violates-deal-idUSKCN1LY2S82018-09-18
The case concerned the U.S. Commerce Departments way of calculating the amount of Chinese exports that are priced to undercut Americanmade goods on the U.S. market NegativeGENEVA China will ask the World Trade Organization next week for permission to impose sanctions on the United States for Washingtons noncompliance with a ruling in a dispute over U.S. dumping duties a meeting agenda showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-sanctions/china-seeks-wto-backing-for-sanctions-on-u-s-over-dumping-duties-idUSKCN1LR0TM2018-09-11
Data from the Commerce Department on international trade deficit for the month of July is expected at a NeutralU.S. stock index futures fell on Wednesday as investors weighed the possibility of President Donald Trump following through on plans to impose a fresh round of U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods right after a public comment period ends on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks/futures-lower-on-tariff-woes-social-media-stocks-in-focus-idUSKCN1LL1G52018-09-05
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has signed proclamations permitting targeted relief from steel and aluminum quotas from some countries the U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has signed proclamations permitting targeted relief from steel and aluminum quotas from some countries the U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-metals/trump-allows-targeted-relief-on-steel-aluminum-quotas-commerce-department-idUSKCN1LF02B2018-08-30
The Commerce Department said it does not disclose such internal analyses because they are predecisional NegativeHOUSTON The U.S. Commerce Department recently granted a tariff exemption to oil major Chevron for its imports of 4 http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-usa-trade-exclusions/u-s-energy-companies-fume-over-rejected-steel-tariff-exemptions-idUSKCN1LD23S2018-08-29
The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it could impose duties on that Chinese steel wheels exports which it said were heavily subsidized NegativeWorld stocks index at more than 5month high http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-climb-markets-hail-u-s-mexico-trade-deal-idUSL2N1VJ0UT2018-08-29
If the Commerce Department makes a final determination affirming its decision the International Trade Commission will make a final injury determination by about Feb NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it had made a preliminary determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were subsidized at rates ranging from 58 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-china-steelwheels/u-s-says-chinas-steel-wheels-subsidized-will-impose-duties-on-imports-idUSKCN1LC2D12018-08-28
The U.S. Commerce Department also said on Monday that Chinese steel wheels exports were heavily subsidised and that it could impose duties on the product Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-stocks-hit-6-month-high-as-nafta-deal-eases-trade-war-fears-idUSL8N1VJ1JM2018-08-28
The U.S. Commerce Department also said on Monday that Chinese steel wheels exports were heavily subsidized and that it could impose duties on the product NegativeNEW YORK A global stocks index advanced to more than fivemonth highs on Tuesday lifted by investor optimism that a U.S.Mexico deal will help avert a global trade war http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-markets/global-stocks-climb-as-markets-celebrate-trade-deal-idUSKCN1LD01V2018-08-28
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it had made a preliminary determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were subsidized at rates ranging from 58 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it had made a preliminary determination that imports of certain steel wheels from China were subsidized at rates ranging from 58 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-china-steelwheels/u-s-says-chinas-steel-wheels-subsidized-will-impose-duties-on-imports-idUSKCN1LC2D12018-08-28
Howard was not the first choice of Commerce Department officials NeutralU.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has appointed a former federal prosecutor to monitor Chinas ZTE Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-commerces-ross-picks-zte-monitor-after-rejecting-never-trump-lawyer-idUSKCN1L91LS2018-08-25
a Commerce Department spokesman said about Rosss decision to rescind the offer to Lichtenbaum and choose Howard NeutralU.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has appointed a former federal prosecutor to monitor Chinas ZTE Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-commerces-ross-picks-zte-monitor-after-rejecting-never-trump-lawyer-idUSKCN1L91LS2018-08-25
The Commerce Departments seasonally adjusted data on durable goods orders for July is expected at a NegativeU.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as investors awaited a speech from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell for clues on the direction of monetary policy http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/stock-futures-higher-powell-speech-in-focus-idUSKCN1L916Z2018-08-24
post has been updated to include comment from a Commerce Department spokesman NeutralThe ACLU and several immigration advocacy groups filed a http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-otc-census/doj-helped-cover-up-improper-motive-for-census-citizenship-question-new-aclu-filing-idUSKCN1L82F42018-08-24
The Treasury the USTR office the U.S. Commerce Department and the Chinese Embassy did not respond to requests for comment NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. and Chinese officials met for the first time in more than two months to try find a way out of their deepening trade conflict but there was no evidence that the lowkey discussions would halt a new round of U.S. tariffs due on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-and-china-officials-meet-as-thursday-tariff-deadline-looms-idUSKCN1L70HR2018-08-23
Kinder Morgan had applied to the U.S. Commerce Department for an exemption to the original 25 percent tariff but had not yet received a decision the spokeswoman added NegativeHOUSTON U.S. President Donald Trumps proposal to double tariffs on steel and aluminum from Turkey could push up costs even further for domestic oil and gas pipeline projects as energy executives said they were already struggling from earlier tariff rises http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-steel-pipeline/energy-executives-lament-trump-tariffs-as-costs-rise-on-pipeline-projects-idUSKBN1KV28C2018-08-11
WASHINGTON U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Wednesday directed federal agencies to use any water that was needed to protect life and threatened by wildfires in California a statement from the Commerce Department said NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Wednesday directed federal agencies to use any water that was needed to protect life and threatened by wildfires in California a statement from the Commerce Department said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-wildfires-water/federal-agencies-directed-to-use-any-water-needed-to-fight-california-fires-idUSKBN1KT28D2018-08-09
Representatives for the White House and the U.S. Commerce Department did not immediately reply to a request for comment on Chinas retaliatory move NegativeBEIJING China on Friday announced retaliatory tariffs on billion worth of U.S. goods ranging from liquefied natural gas to some aircraft and warned of further measures signaling that it wont back down in a protracted trade war with Washington http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-usa-trade-china-commerce/china-says-its-latest-proposed-tariffs-on-u-s-goods-rational-restrained-idUSKBN1KO1M22018-08-03
WASHINGTON The Trump administration is working to develop consumer data privacy policies and the Commerce Department is meeting with big companies like Facebook Inc Comcast Corp and Alphabet Inc as it looks to eventually seeing the policies enshrined in legislation two officials said on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is working to develop consumer data privacy policies and the Commerce Department is meeting with big companies like Facebook Inc Comcast Corp and Alphabet Inc as it looks to eventually seeing the policies enshrined in legislation two officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet-privacy/trump-administration-working-on-consumer-data-privacy-policy-idUSKBN1KH2MK2018-07-28
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE The U.S. Commerce Department will continue its probe into whether auto imports pose a national security risk despite ongoing trade talks with the European Union but President Donald Trump asked that no action be taken at this time Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Thursday NegativeABOARD AIR FORCE ONE The U.S. Commerce Department will continue its probe into whether auto imports pose a national security risk despite ongoing trade talks with the European Union but President Donald Trump asked that no action be taken at this time Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-autos/u-s-puts-auto-tariffs-on-hold-pending-outcome-of-eu-talks-ross-idUSKBN1KG2DM2018-07-27
Judge Furman in his ruling called that rationale a and said the Commerce Departments actions in advance of the decision to add a citizenship question should spark suspicion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-otc-census/judge-evidence-sparks-suspicion-of-wilbur-ross-rationale-for-census-citizenship-inquiry-idUSKBN1KH1C52018-07-27
The Commerce Department said in March that Ross decided to add the citizenship question after the Department of Justice requested it in order to better enforce federal voting law NegativeNEW YORK The Trump administration must face a lawsuit by states and advocacy groups over its plan to ask people who are filling out the 2020 census form whether they are U.S. citizens a federal judge ruled on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lawsuit-census/u-s-must-face-multistate-lawsuit-over-census-citizenship-question-idUSKBN1KG20N2018-07-27
The Commerce Department could recommend new tariffs as early as September after an investigation into whether car imports posed a risk to U.S. national security NegativeWASHINGTON In what the EU chief called a major U.S. President Donald Trump agreed on Wednesday to refrain from imposing car tariffs while the two sides launch negotiations to cut other trade barriers easing the threat of a transatlantic trade war http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-eu/trump-relents-on-eu-car-tariffs-as-u-s-china-fight-derails-qualcomm-deal-idUSKBN1KF1C32018-07-26
Under proposed new rules the State Department will relinquish regulatory oversight over exports of firearms and transfer that authority to the U.S. Commerce Department NegativeWASHINGTON Three gun control advocacy groups are banding together to try to block the Trump administration from allowing Americans to access blueprints for 3D printable guns on the internet http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-guns/u-s-gun-control-groups-seek-to-block-distribution-of-3-d-gun-blueprints-idUSKBN1KE33J2018-07-25
The move lifts uncertainty over whether a crippling U.S. supplier ban on ZTE which was removed by the Commerce Department in midJuly could be reinstated NegativeHONG KONG Shares of Chinas ZTE Corp rose as much as 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/ztes-hk-shares-jump-3-8-percent-as-u-s-lawmakers-cut-measure-from-bill-idUSKBN1KD04S2018-07-23
The U.S. Commerce Department will hold a hearing about the matter on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON A threat by the U.S. government to impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported auto parts could hit consumers in unexpected higher repair costs insurance premiums and even the theft of more cars for their parts the industry said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-autos-insurance/u-s-tariffs-may-raise-cost-of-insurance-parts-drive-up-auto-thefts-idUSKBN1K82U32018-07-19
The Commerce Department said Wednesday it has made no decisions and aims to complete the investigation within a couple months NegativeWASHINGTON A group representing major automakers will tell the U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday that imposing tariffs of 25 percent on imported cars and parts would raise the price of U.S. vehicles by billion annually and would cost hundreds of thousands of jobs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-autos-tariffs/u-s-tariffs-could-raise-vehicle-prices-by-83-billion-auto-trade-group-idUSKBN1K82NX2018-07-18
WASHINGTON A group representing major automakers will tell the U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday that imposing tariffs of 25 percent on imported cars and parts would raise the price of U.S. vehicles by billion annually and would cost hundreds of thousands of jobs NegativeWASHINGTON A group representing major automakers will tell the U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday that imposing tariffs of 25 percent on imported cars and parts would raise the price of U.S. vehicles by billion annually and would cost hundreds of thousands of jobs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-autos-tariffs/u-s-tariffs-could-raise-vehicle-prices-by-83-billion-auto-trade-group-idUSKBN1K82NX2018-07-18
ZTE has replaced its board of directors and senior management as required by the June settlement the Commerce Department noted Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-lifts-ban-on-suppliers-selling-to-chinas-zte-idUSKBN1K32CN2018-07-14
The Commerce Department had initially planned two days of hearings but now will hear testimony for one day Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-usa-trade-autos/eu-mexico-volkswagen-among-those-to-testify-at-u-s-import-tariff-hearing-idUSKBN1K23AY2018-07-13
The U.S. Commerce Department in May launched an investigation into whether imported vehicles pose a national security threat Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-usa-trade-autos/eu-mexico-volkswagen-among-those-to-testify-at-u-s-import-tariff-hearing-idUSKBN1K23AY2018-07-13
In its statement the Commerce Department said the ZTE action is a law enforcement matter unrelated to broader discussions of trade policy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-zte-exclusive/chinas-zte-clears-hurdle-to-lifting-u-s-ban-idUSKBN1K12L12018-07-12
The ZTE settlement represents the toughest penalty and strictest compliance regime the department has ever imposed in such a the Commerce Department said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-zte-exclusive/chinas-zte-clears-hurdle-to-lifting-u-s-ban-idUSKBN1K12L12018-07-12
The company last week received a limited onemonth reprieve from the Commerce Department to maintain existing networks and equipment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-zte-exclusive/chinas-zte-clears-hurdle-to-lifting-u-s-ban-idUSKBN1K12L12018-07-12
The authorization seen by Reuters from the U.S. Commerce Departments Bureau of Industry and Services runs from July 2 until Aug Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/zte-given-temporary-reprieve-from-u-s-removes-more-executives-idUSKBN1JT2SD2018-07-04
The rest of the U.S. delegation will include officials from the Commerce Department the Air Force and the Pentagons weapons export administration industry executives said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trump-airshow/trump-sends-high-level-team-to-push-exports-at-farnborough-airshow-sources-idUSKBN1JR1IL2018-07-02
The Commerce Department said the review aligns with FIRRMAs requirement to review emerging and foundational technologies essential to the national security of the United States Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-export/u-s-commerce-department-says-export-controls-to-align-with-security-review-legislation-idUSKBN1JP33R2018-06-30
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it has begun a review of export controls that will be aligned with new legislation to strengthen national security reviews of foreign acquisitions of American firms rather than Chinaspecific curbs Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-export/u-s-commerce-department-says-export-controls-to-align-with-security-review-legislation-idUSKBN1JP33R2018-06-30
On Thursday the Commerce Department spokesman said the department was still working with ZTE toward completion of the million in escrow and the lifting of the ban Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/chinas-zte-still-in-limbo-over-u-s-commerce-ban-idUSKBN1JO3F02018-06-29
A Commerce Department spokesman did not respond to Reuters requests for comment on the study Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-to-use-u-s-security-review-panel-to-curb-china-tech-investments-idUSKBN1JN1K02018-06-28
Only 98 applications have been processed as of last week and of those only 42 were approved according to the Commerce Department Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-trade-steel-exemptions/u-s-manufacturers-steel-makers-battle-over-tariff-relief-idUSKBN1JO25I2018-06-28
The flood of requests from U.S. manufacturers with the Commerce Department to exempt them from the Trump administrations hefty tariffs on steel and aluminum imports is exposing competitive information to rivals customers and U.S. metal producers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-trade-steel-exemptions/u-s-manufacturers-steel-makers-battle-over-tariff-relief-idUSKBN1JO25I2018-06-28
A Commerce Department spokesman could not be immediately reached for comment on the study Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-to-use-u-s-security-review-panel-to-curb-china-tech-investments-idUSKBN1JN1K02018-06-27
The Commerce Department has asked if it should consider U.S. owned auto manufacturers differently than foreign automakers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-autos/automakers-warn-u-s-tariffs-will-cost-hundreds-of-thousands-of-jobs-hike-prices-idUSKBN1JN1T22018-06-27
Spokespersons for the Treasury and the Commerce Department did not respond to requests for comment on their investment and export control plans Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-officials-send-mixed-signals-on-china-investment-curbs-markets-sink-idUSKBN1JL33J2018-06-26
A separate report by the Wall Street Journal said the U.S. Commerce Department and National Security Council were proposing export controls to keep such technologies from being shipped to China Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/trade-worries-weigh-on-wall-street-tech-stocks-suffer-idUSKBN1JL1BE2018-06-25
Spokespersons for the Treasury Commerce Department and the White House did not immediately respond to Reuters requests for comment on the proposed restrictions Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-investment/u-s-plans-limits-on-chinese-investment-in-u-s-technology-firms-idUSKBN1JL03L2018-06-25
The Wall Street Journal also said the U.S. Commerce Department and National Security Council were proposing export controls to keep such technologies from being shipped to China Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-investment/u-s-plans-limits-on-chinese-investment-in-u-s-technology-firms-idUSKBN1JL03L2018-06-25
The U.S. Commerce Department has a deadline of February 2019 to investigate whether imports of automobiles and auto parts pose a risk to U.S. national security Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-trump-autos-eu/eu-to-respond-to-any-u-s-auto-tariff-move-report-idUSKBN1JJ0DL2018-06-23
The Commerce Department official who declined to be identified emphasized that working out the escrow agreement was part of a normal process Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-escrow/zte-and-u-s-still-working-on-escrow-agreement-u-s-official-idUSKBN1JF2V52018-06-20
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has determined that Chinese common alloy aluminum sheet products are being sold in the U.S. market at less than fair value and will be subject to preliminary antidumping duties of 167 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-aluminum/u-s-imposes-anti-dumping-duties-on-chinas-aluminum-sheet-trade-group-idUSKBN1JE2SL2018-06-19
Press officials at the U.S. Commerce Department and U.S. Trade Representatives office declined to comment on the tariff list plans Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs/as-trade-war-with-china-looms-u-s-readies-second-wave-of-duties-idUSKBN1JB0M82018-06-15
The U.S. Commerce Department reported that retail sales rose 0 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/rpt-global-markets-euro-craters-stocks-jump-as-ecb-holds-off-on-rate-hikes-idUSL1N1TG1AN2018-06-14
Yields were briefly higher after the U.S. Commerce Department reported that U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in May Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-bonds/treasuries-yields-fall-as-ecb-seen-likely-to-take-longer-to-raise-rates-idUSL1N1TG0MO2018-06-14
A Commerce Department spokesman did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the Journal report Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-zte-congress/white-house-seeks-to-block-congress-from-killing-zte-deal-report-idUSKBN1J91WK2018-06-13
The Commerce Department will publish May PCE inflation data on June 29 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-inflation/gasoline-leads-broad-increase-in-u-s-producer-inflation-idUSKBN1J91LK2018-06-13
4 billion settlement with the Commerce Department made public on Monday to resume business with U.S. suppliers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte-acacia/acacia-says-zte-business-to-remain-suspended-until-ban-lifted-idUSKBN1J81BZ2018-06-12
As part of the order ZTE must identify in detail to the Commerce Department all Chinese government ownership and control of ZTE including public and private shares Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-reveals-zte-settlement-details-ban-still-in-place-idUSKBN1J72GK2018-06-12
Companies operating in the United States can apply to the U.S. Commerce Department for tariff exclusions for product grades they might struggle to source locally Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-tariffs-voestalpine/austrias-voestalpine-sees-u-s-delays-over-steel-tariff-exclusion-requests-idUSKBN1J70VV2018-06-11
Reuters reported exclusively on Tuesday that ZTE had signed a preliminary agreement with the Commerce Department along with the fine and other terms Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/chinese-phone-maker-zte-saved-from-brink-after-deal-with-u-s-idUSKCN1J31HN2018-06-07
Reuters reported exclusively on Tuesday that ZTE had signed a preliminary agreement with the U.S. Commerce Department along with the fine and other terms Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-reaches-deal-with-chinas-phone-maker-zte-commerce-secretary-idUSKCN1J31HN2018-06-07
Under the deal ZTE must retain a compliance team selected by the Commerce Department for 10 years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/chinese-phone-maker-zte-saved-from-brink-after-deal-with-u-s-idUSKCN1J31HN2018-06-07
A Commerce Department spokesman said on Tuesday that no definitive agreement has been signed by both parties Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte-exclusive/exclusive-chinas-zte-signed-preliminary-agreement-to-lift-u-s-ban-sources-idUSKCN1J12RP2018-06-06
The U.S. trade deficit however fell to a sevenmonth low in April as exports rose to a record high the U.S. Commerce Department reported on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-g7-summit/trump-to-stick-with-hard-line-on-trade-as-g7-showdown-looms-idUSKCN1J22CI2018-06-06
Wednesdays report from the Commerce Department was the latest sign of robust economic growth in the second quarter Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-trade/rising-exports-push-u-s-trade-deficit-to-seven-month-low-idUSKCN1J21IR2018-06-06
ZTE had agreed to dismiss four senior employees and discipline 35 others either by reducing their bonuses or reprimanding them according to senior Commerce Department officials Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte-exclusive/exclusive-chinas-zte-signed-preliminary-agreement-to-lift-u-s-ban-sources-idUSKCN1J12RP2018-06-06
Representatives from the Commerce Department and ZTE did not immediately respond to a request for comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-may-soon-claim-up-to-1-7-billion-penalty-from-chinas-zte-sources-idUSKCN1IX5T22018-06-02
The Commerce Department would then lift an order issued in April preventing ZTE from buying U.S. products Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-zte/u-s-reaches-deal-to-keep-chinas-zte-in-business-congressional-aide-idUSKCN1IQ2JY2018-05-26
It also said it opposes the abuse of national security referring to the U.S. Commerce Departments probe into auto imports Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-global-markets/asia-share-markets-hit-by-u-s-auto-tariff-threat-dollar-pulls-back-idUSKCN1IP02O2018-05-24
President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he had directed the U.S. Commerce Department to open a probe into whether vehicle and auto parts imports pose national security risks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-usa-trump-autos-toyota/tariffs-on-auto-imports-could-hurt-u-s-jobs-raise-consumer-costs-toyota-idUSKCN1IP2VZ2018-05-24
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it will open a socalled Section 232 investigation into whether imports of vehicles and auto parts harm national security Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-autos-commerce/u-s-commerce-dept-will-probe-whether-auto-imports-hurt-national-security-idUSKCN1IP02W2018-05-24
WASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee on Thursday criticized the Commerce Departments decision to potentially levy tariffs on imports of automobiles trucks and automotive parts calling it deeply misguided Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-autos-hatch/u-s-senate-finance-committee-chairman-blasts-possible-auto-tariffs-idUSKCN1IP2RG2018-05-24
The U.S. Commerce Department imposed the ban in April after it determined that ZTE had broken an agreement after it pleaded guilty to shipping U.S. goods and technology to Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-floats-large-fine-management-changes-for-chinas-zte-idUSKCN1IN27O2018-05-22
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday slapped steep import duties on steel products from Vietnam that originated in China after a final finding they evaded U.S. antidumping and antisubsidy orders Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-slaps-heavy-duties-on-chinese-steel-shipped-from-vietnam-idUSKCN1IM28C2018-05-22
WASHINGTON U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Tuesday that any changes to stiff Commerce Department penalties on Chinese telecommunications equipment maker ZTE Corp will ensure that U.S. national security is maintained and sanctions are enforced Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte-mnuchin/treasury-chief-says-any-zte-penalty-changes-wont-hurt-security-idUSKCN1IN21R2018-05-22
Saturdays statement made no mention of whether there would be a relaxation of paralyzing restrictions on Chinese telecommunications equipment maker ZTE Corp imposed last month by the U.S. Commerce Department Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-mnuchin/u-s-china-putting-trade-war-on-hold-treasurys-mnuchin-says-idUSKCN1IL0JG2018-05-20
The statement made no mention of whether there would be a relaxation of paralyzing restrictions on Chinese telecommunications equipment maker ZTE Corp imposed last month by the U.S. Commerce Department Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-china/update-3-china-agrees-to-import-more-from-u-s-no-sign-of-200-bln-figure-idUSL2N1SQ0912018-05-20
287 million units in April the Commerce Department said on Wednesday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-housingstarts/u-s-housing-starts-building-permits-fall-sharply-idUSKCN1IH1MY2018-05-16
By handing the decision to the Commerce Department Trump appeared to prioritize commercial issues over security concerns and cut national security officials out of the process they said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte/trump-defends-intervention-to-help-china-telecom-company-zte-idUSKCN1IF2012018-05-15
Since the ZTE ban went into effect last month U.S. suppliers have sought guidance from the Commerce Department about inventory Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte/trump-defends-intervention-to-help-china-telecom-company-zte-idUSKCN1IF2012018-05-15
Investors had hoped the Nordic telecom equipment companies would see stronger sales and margins after the U.S. Commerce Department banned American supplies to ZTE and the firm suspended operations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-2-ma-shakes-up-european-shares-while-financials-decline-idUSL5N1SL1SG2018-05-14
The U.S. Commerce Department did not have immediate comment and Chinas Commerce Ministry did not reply to a request for comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte/in-concession-trump-will-help-chinas-zte-get-back-into-business-idUSKCN1IE0QI2018-05-14
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department is exploring alternative to punish Chinese telecommunication company ZTE Corp for flouting U.S. sanctions on trade with Iran after President Donald Trump intervened Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte/after-trump-pledge-to-help-chinas-zte-commerce-eyes-changes-idUSKCN1IF2012018-05-14
ZTE said on Sunday it had submitted a request to the U.S. Commerce Department for the suspension of the ban Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-zte-ban/chinas-zte-corp-says-main-business-operations-cease-due-to-u-s-ban-idUSKBN1IA1XF2018-05-09
On Monday the Commerce Department will issue data on March personal consumption expenditure the Federal Reserves preferred inflation measure Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/futures-rise-on-strong-earnings-ma-activity-idUSKBN1I113Z2018-04-30
In a 2016 letter to the Commerce Department 10 U.S. lawmakers said F7 was believed to be Huawei citing media reports Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-doj/u-s-probing-huawei-for-possible-iran-sanctions-violations-sources-idUSKBN1HW1YG2018-04-26
The order sends the wrong to other companies who may be considering settling with the Commerce Department over export control issues ZTE said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte/zte-tells-suppliers-china-trade-row-may-be-factor-in-u-s-ban-source-idUSKBN1HX0BM2018-04-26
In 2016 the Commerce Department made documents public that showed ZTEs misconduct and also revealed how a second company identified only as F7 had successfully evaded U.S. export controls Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-doj/u-s-probing-huawei-for-possible-iran-sanctions-violations-sources-idUSKBN1HW1YG2018-04-25
In a 2016 letter to the Commerce Department 10 U.S. lawmakers said they believed F7 to be Huawei citing media reports Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-doj/u-s-probing-huawei-for-possible-iran-sanctions-violations-sources-idUSKBN1HW1YG2018-04-25
NEW YORK April 21 The U.S. Commerce Department has granted ZTE Corps request to submit more evidence after the agency banned American companies from selling to the Chinese technology firm a senior Commerce official said on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-china-zte/u-s-regulator-permits-chinas-zte-to-submit-more-evidence-idUSL1N1RY07N2018-04-21
NEW YORK The U.S. Commerce Department has granted ZTE Corps Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte/u-s-regulator-permits-chinas-zte-to-submit-more-evidence-idUSKBN1HS0JB2018-04-21
A senior U.S. Commerce Department official told Reuters earlier this week that it is unlikely to lift the ban Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte/chinas-zte-slams-u-s-ban-on-sales-says-companys-survival-at-risk-idUSKBN1HR0852018-04-20
The Commerce Department decision means ZTE Corp may not be able to use Googles Android operating system in its mobile devices a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-fcc-china/chinas-zte-may-lose-android-license-as-u-s-market-woes-build-idUSKBN1HO2BD2018-04-18
The Commerce Department launched the investigation of imports of Chinese aluminum alloy sheet in November the first U.S.initiated antisubsidy and antidumping probes in decades Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-aluminum/u-s-commerce-department-finds-aluminum-sheet-imports-from-china-subsidized-idUSKBN1HP04W2018-04-18
The U.S. Commerce Department imposed the ban following ZTEs violation of an agreement to punish employees after it was caught illegally shipping U.S. goods to Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte-editorials/chinese-papers-warn-against-politicizing-economics-after-zte-ban-idUSKBN1HP02W2018-04-18
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it has made a preliminary determination that common alloy aluminum sheet imports from China are being subsidized and set countervailing duties of up to 113 percent Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-aluminum/u-s-commerce-department-finds-aluminum-sheet-imports-from-china-subsidized-idUSKBN1HP04W2018-04-18
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it was starting new investigations to determine if certain steel wheels from China are dumped in the United States and whether producers in China are receiving unfair subsidies Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-steel-wheels/u-s-commerce-department-to-probe-imports-of-steel-wheels-from-china-statement-idUSKBN1HP07N2018-04-18
The U.S. Commerce Department imposed the ban after ZTE violated an agreement on punishing employees that was reached after it was caught illegally shipping U.S. goods to Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-zte/u-s-ban-on-sales-to-chinas-zte-opens-fresh-front-as-tensions-escalate-idUSKBN1HN1P12018-04-17
The U.S. Commerce Department imposed the ban following ZTEs violation of an agreement on punishing employees that was reached after it was caught illegally shipping U.S. goods to Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-china-zte/u-s-ban-on-sales-to-chinas-zte-opens-fresh-front-as-tensions-escalate-idUSKBN1HN1P12018-04-17
WASHINGTON The United States has banned American companies from selling telecommunications equipment to Chinas ZTE Corp after the Chinese company illegally shipped telecom equipment to Iran and North Korea the Commerce Department said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte-commerce/commerce-department-bars-u-s-companies-from-selling-to-chinas-zte-idUSKBN1HN1R02018-04-16
ZTE which devised elaborate schemes to hide the illegal activity agreed to plead guilty after the Commerce Department took actions that threatened to cut off its global supply chain Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-zte/u-s-bans-american-companies-from-selling-to-chinese-phone-maker-zte-idUSKBN1HN1P12018-04-16
A Commerce Department spokesman referred a Reuters request for comment back to the White House which has not responded Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-autos/trump-administration-mulls-stiffer-rules-for-imported-cars-idUSKCN1HD2M82018-04-06
In 2016 the value of imports of tool chests and cabinets from China totaled million while imports from Vietnam were valued at million Commerce Department data shows Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-toolchests/u-s-says-tool-chests-from-china-vietnam-are-being-dumped-in-u-s-market-idUSKCN1HC20G2018-04-06
WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Thursday it had determined that tool chests and cabinets made in China and Vietnam were being dumped in the U.S. market and announced prospective import duties on the products ranging up to 327 percent Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-toolchests/u-s-says-tool-chests-from-china-vietnam-are-being-dumped-in-u-s-market-idUSKCN1HC20G2018-04-06
The White House and the Commerce Department did not immediately respond to requests for comment Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/states-cities-sue-u-s-to-block-2020-census-citizenship-question-idUSKCN1HA1WS2018-04-03
The Commerce Department said on Thursday that consumer spending which accounts for more than twothirds of US economic activity increased 0 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-spending/u-s-consumer-spending-up-modestly-savings-rise-to-six-month-high-idUSKBN1H51R32018-03-29
The two US Commerce Department reports are due at a Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks/stock-futures-rise-as-tech-stocks-gain-inflation-data-awaited-idUSKBN1H51OC2018-03-29
A separate report from the Commerce Department on Wednesday showed the goods trade deficit rising slightly in February Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-gdp/u-s-fourth-quarter-growth-slows-to-2-9-percent-consumer-spending-surges-idUSKBN1H41VY2018-03-28
A separate report from the Commerce Department on Wednesday showed the goods trade deficit rose 0 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-gdp/u-s-fourth-quarter-growth-revised-up-to-2-9-percent-consumer-spending-surges-idUSKBN1H41VY2018-03-28
The Commerce Department reported on Wednesday that both wholesale and retail inventories increased solidly in February Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-gdp/u-s-fourth-quarter-growth-slows-to-2-9-percent-consumer-spending-surges-idUSKBN1H41VY2018-03-28
Ross had decided that obtaining complete and accurate information to meet this legitimate government purpose outweighed the limited potential adverse the Commerce Department said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/states-civil-rights-groups-vow-to-fight-u-s-census-citizenship-question-idUSKBN1H328L2018-03-27
Separately the State of California which has a large immigrant population filed a lawsuit early Tuesday in federal court against the Commerce Department and the Census Bureau Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/states-civil-rights-groups-vow-to-fight-u-s-census-citizenship-question-idUSKBN1H328L2018-03-27
The State of California which has a large immigrant population filed a lawsuit early Tuesday in federal court against the Commerce Department and the Census Bureau Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census/new-york-state-will-sue-to-block-census-citizenship-question-idUSKBN1H328L2018-03-27
The Commerce Department placed the South Sudan Ministry of Mining the South Sudan Ministry of Petroleum and state oil firm Nile Petroleum and associated companies on its list Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-southsudan-oil-sanctions/u-s-targets-south-sudan-oil-firms-with-sanctions-to-choke-off-war-funds-idUSKBN1GX27N2018-03-22
BUENOS AIRES Brazilian Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles said on Tuesday that US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin listened to Brazils qualms about planned steel tariffs and would relay them to the US Commerce Department Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-g20-argentina-brazil/mnuchin-says-u-s-wont-start-a-trade-war-brazils-meirelles-idUSKBN1GW30Q2018-03-21
WASHINGTON The US Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had made final findings in dumping and subsidy investigations of carbon and alloy steel wire rod sold in US markets from Italy South Korea Spain Turkey and Britain Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-wirerod/u-s-finds-dumping-subsidies-in-wire-rod-imports-from-five-nations-idUSKBN1GW37N2018-03-21
In a notice published on Saturday on the Federal Register website the Commerce Department said the effective date would be March 19 for its rules and procedures for the requests Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-tariffs/u-s-government-to-accept-metals-tariffs-exclusion-requests-from-monday-idUSKCN1GT0S12018-03-18
Reuters first reported on the Commerce Department rules and procedures from a draft document seen on Friday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-tariffs/u-s-government-to-accept-metals-tariffs-exclusion-requests-from-monday-idUSKCN1GT0S12018-03-18
WASHINGTON The US Commerce Department said it will begin accepting requests on Monday for product exclusions from President Donald Trumps new steel and aluminum import tariffs but it could take up to 90 days for the agency to make determinations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-tariffs/u-s-government-to-accept-metals-tariffs-exclusion-requests-from-monday-idUSKCN1GT0S12018-03-18
A Commerce Department spokesman did not immediately respond to a request for additional details Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-tariffs/product-exclusions-from-u-s-metals-tariffs-may-take-90-days-document-idUSKCN1GS2XE2018-03-17
A US trade tribunal in January overturned steep duties imposed by the US Commerce Department on the Bombardier CSeries saying Boeing had not been harmed by CSeries prices Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-737-max-7/boeing-737-max-7-narrowbody-jetliner-makes-maiden-flight-idUSKCN1GS2CM2018-03-17
WASHINGTON Steel and aluminum users that depend on imported products not available from US producers may have to wait up to 90 days for an exclusion from the Trump administrations new metals tariffs according to a Commerce Department document Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-tariffs/product-exclusions-from-u-s-metals-tariffs-may-take-90-days-document-idUSKCN1GS2XE2018-03-17
The final finding means the US Commerce Department can put in place for five years antidumping and countervailing duties it announced on Feb Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-aluminum/u-s-trade-panel-says-imports-of-aluminum-foil-from-china-harm-u-s-producers-idUSKCN1GR2BM2018-03-15
US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin told CNBC Friday the Commerce Department would be publishing regulations very on how the exemption review process will work NegativeWASHINGTON Global automakers and vehicle suppliers are pressing the Trump administration and U.S. Congress to exempt the European Union and other allies from new steel and aluminum tariffs set to take effect later this month industry officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-autos/automakers-and-their-allies-call-for-more-breaks-in-trump-tariff-plan-idUSKCN1GL2WQ2018-03-10
The Commerce Department estimated that in 2016 imports of largediameter welded pipe from Canada had a value of million China million India million Greece million Korea Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-pipes/latest-u-s-trade-probe-targets-welded-pipe-commerce-department-idUSKCN1GI2AK2018-03-06
WASHINGTON The United States is investigating whether manufacturers in Canada China Greece India Korea and Turkey are dumping largediameter welded pipe into US markets or are being unfairly subsidized by their governments the Commerce Department said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-pipes/latest-u-s-trade-probe-targets-welded-pipe-commerce-department-idUSKCN1GI2AK2018-03-06
The Commerce Department is scheduled to make its preliminary subsidy decision by April 16 and its preliminary dumping determination by June 29 Negativeincorrect reference in paragraph 6 to collection of http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-trade-pipes/corrected-update-1-u-s-trade-panel-backs-probe-into-welded-pipe-imports-idUSL2N1QN0TG2018-03-05
Brazil is the secondlargest source of steel imports into the United States after Canada accounting for 13 percent of volume in 2017 according to US Commerce Department figures NegativeSAO YORK Industry Ministry on Thursday expressedenormous about the proposed U.S. tariffs and underscored that Brazil may takemultilateral or action to protect its interests http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-trade-trump-brazil/brazil-threatens-action-to-protect-interests-after-trump-tariff-move-idUSKCN1GD6JR2018-03-02
Chinese imports of nearly 550000 tonnes between January and October last year according to US Commerce Department data were only the fourth largest NegativeLONDON U.S. plans to slap taxes on aluminum imports will make life more expensive for its manufacturers which use the metal to make high value products like cars because the U.S. have the capacity to produce what it needs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminium/trumps-aluminum-imports-tax-will-bite-domestic-industry-idUSKCN1GE2LL2018-03-02
The US Commerce Department argues thatthe setting of capacity reduction targets is not a longterm response to the Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-steel-trade-ahome/chinese-steel-flood-is-ebbing-just-as-trade-war-looms-andy-home-idUSKCN1GE2JF2018-03-02
The US Commerce Department argues that the setting of capacity reduction targets is not a longterm response to the NeutralLONDON opinions expressed here are those of the author a columnist for Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-steel-trade-ahome/chinese-steel-flood-is-ebbing-just-as-trade-war-looms-andy-home-idUSKCN1GD5P22018-03-01
In 2016 imports of aluminum foil from China were valued at an estimated million Commerce Department figures show NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had made a final determination that imports of aluminum foil from China are being sold in the United States at less than their fair value and producers are benefiting from subsidies from Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-finds-china-aluminum-foil-imports-dumped-subsidized-idUSKCN1GB2QQ2018-02-28
The US Commerce Department has made the wrong decision in levying high duties without any and has unreasonably and adopted trade remedy measures Wang said NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had made a final determination that imports of aluminum foil from China are being sold in the United States at less than their fair value and producers are benefiting from subsidies from Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-finds-china-aluminum-foil-imports-dumped-subsidized-idUSKCN1GB2QQ2018-02-28
The US Commerce Department said gross domestic product expanded at a 2 NegativeWall main indexes pared early gains on Wednesday weighed down by losses in energy and healthcare stocks http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/wall-street-pares-gains-as-energy-health-stocks-drag-idUSKCN1GC1TL2018-02-28
WASHINGTON The US Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had made a final determination that imports of aluminum foil from China are being sold in the United States at less than their fair value and producers are benefiting from subsidies from Beijing NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had made a final determination that imports of aluminum foil from China are being sold in the United States at less than their fair value and producers are benefiting from subsidies from Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-finds-china-aluminum-foil-imports-dumped-subsidized-idUSKCN1GB2QQ2018-02-28
The American Sugar Coalition only wants the Commerce Department to verify that the rules are being complied spokesman Phillip Hayes said in an emailed statement NegativeMEXICO CITY The Mexican sugar industry is not overly that U.S. refiners have asked for a review of its compliance with a sugar trade deal the head of sugar chamber Juan Cortina said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-sugar/mexico-sugar-industry-not-worried-by-u-s-trade-deal-review-idUSKCN1GB2OL2018-02-27
WASHINGTON The US Commerce Department has made a final determination that imports of some aluminum foil from China are being sold in the United States at less than their fair value and producers are benefiting from subsidies from Beijing an aluminum trade group said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has made a final determination that imports of some aluminum foil from China are being sold in the United States at less than their fair value and producers are benefiting from subsidies from Beijing an aluminum trade group said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-finds-china-aluminum-foil-imports-dumped-subsidized-trade-group-idUSKCN1GB2QQ2018-02-27
The US Commerce Department this week imposed more import duties on biodiesel from Argentina and Indonesia adding antidumping duties to already steep antisubsidy duties on the fuels NegativeJAKARTA Indonesia plans to challenge the latest ruling by the United States on antidumping and countervailing duties on Indonesian biodiesel at the World Trade Organization the trade ministry said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-indonesia-usa-biodiesel-wto/indonesia-to-challenge-latest-u-s-biodiesel-duty-ruling-at-wto-idUSKCN1G70KL2018-02-23
The ministry said the US Commerce Department in its argument against Indonesian biodiesel used the same methodology applied by the European Union which Indonesia said blatantly violates WTO law NegativeJAKARTA Indonesia plans to challenge the latest ruling by the United States on antidumping and countervailing duties on Indonesian biodiesel at the World Trade Organization the trade ministry said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-indonesia-usa-biodiesel-wto/indonesia-to-challenge-latest-u-s-biodiesel-duty-ruling-at-wto-idUSKCN1G70KL2018-02-23
TOKYO steel industry said on Monday the US Commerce Department proposal to President Donald Trump to impose curbs on steel imports violate the principles of free trade calling for Washington to make a careful and appropriate decision NegativeTOKYO steel industry said on Monday the U.S. Commerce Department proposal to President Donald Trump to impose curbs on steel imports violate the principles of free trade calling for Washington to make a careful and appropriate decision http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trade-steel-japan/japans-steel-industry-urges-trump-to-make-careful-trade-decision-idUSKCN1G30WN2018-02-19
The Commerce Department is also weighing a petition from two domestic US uranium producers to curb imports from Russia and Central Asia to lift the domestic industry NegativeThe United States should boost domestic production of 35 critical minerals including uranium cobalt and lithium to reduce its reliance on foreign suppliers the Interior Department said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-minerals/u-s-seeks-to-boost-output-of-35-minerals-reduce-import-reliance-idUSKCN1G026F2018-02-17
The ministry added that the US Commerce Department report was and did not accord with the facts NegativeBEIJING Commerce Ministry said on Saturday the country will take necessary steps to protect itself if a final U.S. decision on imposing steep curbs on steel and aluminum imports from China and other countries affects interests http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-steel-china/china-says-will-protect-its-interests-amid-u-s-trade-probe-idUSKCN1G104L2018-02-17
WASHINGTON The US Commerce Department has recommended that President Donald Trump impose steep curbs on steel and aluminum imports from China and other countries ranging from global and countryspecific tariffs to broad import quotas according to proposals released on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department has recommended that President Donald Trump impose steep curbs on steel and aluminum imports from China and other countries ranging from global and countryspecific tariffs to broad import quotas according to proposals released on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-commerce-department-proposes-hefty-import-curbs-on-steel-aluminum-idUSKCN1G01QB2018-02-17
On Friday the Commerce Department recommended tariffs on steel and aluminum raising fears among some observers of a trade war NegativeWASHINGTON The United States should boost domestic production of 35 critical minerals including uranium cobalt and lithium to reduce its reliance on foreign suppliers the Interior Department said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-minerals/u-s-seeks-to-boost-output-of-35-minerals-to-reduce-reliance-on-imports-idUSKCN1G026F2018-02-16
The Commerce Department is also weighing a petition from two domestic US uranium producers to curb imports from Russia and Central Asia to lift the domestic uranium industry NegativeWASHINGTON The United States should boost domestic production of 35 critical minerals including uranium cobalt and lithium to reduce its reliance on foreign suppliers the Interior Department said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-minerals/u-s-seeks-to-boost-output-of-35-minerals-to-reduce-reliance-on-imports-idUSKCN1G026F2018-02-16
WASHINGTON China is hurting US manufacturers of cast iron soil pipe fittings by its products on the American market the Commerce Department said on Wednesday in announcing it will collect cash deposits from importers of the fittings NegativeWASHINGTON China is hurting US manufacturers of cast iron soil pipe fittings by its products on the American market the Commerce Department said on Wednesday in announcing it will collect cash deposits from importers of the fittings http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-pipes/u-s-slaps-anti-dumping-duties-on-chinese-pipe-fittings-idUSKCN1FY2L72018-02-14
A fourth report from the Commerce Department on Thursday showed construction spending rose 0 NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. factory activity slowed in January amid a fall in new orders but an unexpected drop in the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits last week pointed to sustained labor market strength that should underpin domestic demandhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-factory-activity-cools-job-market-remains-strong-idUSKBN1FL5CY2018-02-01
WASHINGTON The chair of the Environment and Public Works Committee said on Thursday he wants the Commerce Department to investigate the impacts of uranium imports from Russia and central Asia on national security backing a request from two US uranium mining firms who filed the petition NegativeWASHINGTON The chair of the Senateís Environment and Public Works Committee said on Thursday he wants the Commerce Department to investigate the impacts of uranium imports from Russia and central Asia on national security backing a request from two U.S. uranium mining firms who filed the petitionhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trade-uranium/senate-environment-panel-chief-backs-probe-into-uranium-imports-idUSKBN1F72BI2018-01-18
Another report from the Commerce Department showed business inventories increased 0 NegativeWASHINGTON Underlying U.S. consumer prices recorded their largest increase in 11 months in December on strong gains in the cost of rental accommodation and healthcare bolstering expectations that inflation will accelerate this yearhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/rising-rents-healthcare-costs-boost-underlying-u-s-inflation-idUSKBN1F11QD2018-01-12
In a statement that offered no insight into the conclusions the Commerce Department said Trump now has 90 days to decide on any potential NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday said it sent President Donald Trump the results of its probe into whether steel imports threaten U.S. national security but declined to reveal any details of its recommendationshttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-commerce-dept-sends-trump-steel-probe-findings-keeps-details-under-wraps-idUSKBN1F104T2018-01-12
Separately the Commerce Department said retail sales rose 0 NeutralWASHINGTON Underlying U.S. consumer prices recorded their largest increase in 11 months in December on strong gains in the cost of rental accommodation and healthcare bolstering expectations that inflation will accelerate this yearhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/rising-rents-healthcare-costs-boost-underlying-u-s-inflation-idUSKBN1F11QD2018-01-12
The letter comes a day after the Commerce Department submitted a report to Trump on whether foreign steel imports threaten US national security NegativeWASHINGTON Ten Senate Democrats complained in a letter to U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday over the lack of transparency in trade negotiations by his administration and called on him to direct agency heads to release documents on trade investigationshttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-democrats/democrats-call-on-trump-to-improve-transparency-on-trade-idUSKBN1F12G42018-01-12
WASHINGTON The US Commerce Department on Thursday said it sent President Donald Trump the results of its probe into whether steel imports threaten US national security but declined to reveal any details of its recommendations NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday said it sent President Donald Trump the results of its probe into whether steel imports threaten U.S. national security but declined to reveal any details of its recommendationshttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trade-steel/u-s-commerce-dept-sends-trump-steel-probe-findings-keeps-details-under-wraps-idUSKBN1F104T2018-01-12
Duties on Chinese extrusions are currently a combined 106 percent according to the Commerce Department NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. aluminum products makers sought new trade protections against Chinese imports on Tuesday accusing China Zhongwang Holdings Ltd and its affiliates of evading U.S. antidumping and antisubsidy duties by shipping aluminum products through Vietnamhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-aluminum/u-s-producers-seek-to-block-chinese-aluminum-shipped-via-vietnam-idUSKBN1EZ01E2018-01-10
In a separate report on Friday the Commerce Department said the trade gap widened 3 NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in December amid a decline in retail employment but a pickup in monthly wage gains pointed to labor market strength that could pave the way for the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates in Marchhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-job-growth-cools-as-labor-market-nears-full-employment-wages-up-idUSKBN1EU0EF2018-01-05
In 2016 the value of imports of tool chests from China totalled million Commerce Department data show NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Wednesday it found that tool chests imported from China harm U.S. producers paving the way for the Commerce Department to keep antisubsidy and antidumping duties on Chinese exporters for five yearshttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-toolchests/u-s-finds-china-tool-chest-imports-hurt-u-s-makers-duties-to-remain-idUSKBN1ES1FI2018-01-03
The US Commerce Department accuses Canada of unfairly subsidizing and dumping softwood lumber which is commonly used in the construction of homes NegativeWINNIPEG Manitoba The Canadian government on Wednesday criticized the United States for a decision to impose duties on certain softwood lumber exports and underlined its determination to fight the movehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-canada-lumber-usa/canada-criticizes-u-s-lumber-duties-put-in-place-on-wednesday-idUSKBN1ES1972018-01-03
WASHINGTON The US International Trade Commission said on Wednesday it found that tool chests imported from China harm US producers paving the way for the Commerce Department to keep antisubsidy and antidumping duties on Chinese exporters for five years NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Wednesday it found that tool chests imported from China harm U.S. producers paving the way for the Commerce Department to keep antisubsidy and antidumping duties on Chinese exporters for five yearshttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-toolchests/u-s-finds-china-tool-chest-imports-hurt-u-s-makers-duties-to-remain-idUSKBN1ES1FI2018-01-03
Kevin Wolf a former Commerce Department official who worked on the ZTE case said the first few months of a monitorship do not always determine success or failure Negative Two consulting firms hired to help the United States police ZTE Corpís compliance with trade sanctions have resigned according to four people familiar with the matterhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-zte-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-experts-resign-from-monitoring-chinas-zte-corp-sources-idUSKBN1EG03R2017-12-22
WASHINGTON Dec 20 The US Commerce Department on Wednesday finalized steep antisubsidy duties on Bombardier CSeries jets setting up the next round of a fierce international trade dispute between the United States and Canada NegativeWASHINGTON Dec 20 The U.S. Commerce Department on Wednesday finalized steep antisubsidy duties on Bombardier Incís CSeries jets setting up the next round of a fierce international trade dispute between the United States and Canadahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/boeing-bombardier/u-s-aims-to-keep-steep-duties-on-bombardier-jets-after-boeing-complaint-idUSL1N1OK0Q22017-12-20
WASHINGTON The US Commerce Department on Wednesday finalized steep antisubsidy duties on Bombardier CSeries jets setting up the next round of a fierce international trade dispute between the United States and Canada NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department on Wednesday finalized steep antisubsidy duties on Bombardier Incís CSeries jets setting up the next round of a fierce international trade dispute between the United States and Canadahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-bombardier/u-s-aims-to-keep-steep-duties-on-bombardier-jets-after-boeing-complaint-idUSKBN1EE2J42017-12-20
3 percent annual rate in the third quarter its quickest pace in three years the Commerce Department said earlier on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. economy expanded at a modest to moderate pace in October through midNovember and inflation pressures increased the Federal Reserve said on Wednesday in its periodic snapshot of the U.S. economyhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-fed-beigebook/fed-districts-see-u-s-outlook-improving-price-pressures-picking-up-idUSKBN1DT3032017-11-29
In April the US Commerce Department opened an investigation to determine whether a flood of aluminum imports from China and elsewhere compromised US national security NegativeWASHINGTON Zhongwang USA an investment firm backed by a Chinese tycoon has called off its planned acquisition of U.S. aluminum maker Aleris Corp after failing to win U.S. government approval the companies said on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-aleris-m-a-zhongwangusa/aleris-zhongwang-usa-scrap-merger-after-regulatory-snag-idUSKBN1DD1PP2017-11-13





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Later the US Commerce Department echoed his As Secretary Ross made clear the first step is to bring the virus under control and help the victims of this disease NegativeUS commerce secretary Wilbur Ross has said the deadly coronavirus outbreak in China could be positive for the American economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-512763232020-01-31





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However Mr Trump may choose to lift tariffs on European cars and parts after the US Commerce Department produced a report examining whether the imports threaten national security. NegativeThe US trade gap with the rest of the world jumped to a 10year high of http://www.bbc.com//news/business-474722822019-03-07





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The US Commerce Department said there was a significant risk that Fujian Jinhua could get involved in activities that may hurt US national security. NegativeThe US has restricted American firms from selling parts to a Chinese company over national security concerns. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-460275422018-10-30
But the Commerce Department report also contained signs that the environment for growth may be weakening. NegativeThe US economy grew at an annualised rate of 3 http://www.bbc.com//news/business-459936362018-10-27
The Commerce Department has twice revised its process bringing on more staff and expanding the opportunities for manufacturers to respond to the objections but their frustration remains high. NegativeRick Huethers family has run a manufacturing company in Maryland since the 1940s http://www.bbc.com//news/business-455941432018-10-12
To assuage business concerns the Commerce Department said it would allow firms to apply for exemptions from the tariffs NegativeRick Huethers family has run a manufacturing company in Maryland since the 1940s http://www.bbc.com//news/business-455941432018-10-12
The Commerce Departments second estimate for the AprilJune period put growth at an annualised 4 NeutralThe US economy grew at a faster pace than initially thought in the second quarter according to revised figures. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-453421892018-08-29
Fridays report from the Commerce Department showed consumer spending rose by in the second quarter up from the 0 NegativeThe US economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly four years in the second quarter expanding at an annualised rate of 4 http://www.bbc.com//news/business-449796072018-07-28
US President Donald Trump ordered the Commerce Department to investigate the move in May. NegativeThe EU Mexico and Canada have said they will retaliate against the US if the White House places new tariffs on foreign cars and vehicle parts. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-448944172018-07-20
President Trump asked the US Commerce Department to reconsider the ban in May at the request of Chinese President Xi Jinping. PositiveThe US has lifted an order that blocked Chinese tech giant ZTE from doing business with US companies forcing the firm to halt major operations. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-448258782018-07-14
The US Commerce Department said the firm had now complied with all steps. NeutralThe US has lifted an order that blocked Chinese tech giant ZTE from doing business with US companies forcing the firm to halt major operations. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-448258782018-07-14
ZTE paid a penalty last month and has now placed an additional in a holding account against further violations the Commerce Department said on Friday. NegativeThe US has lifted an order that blocked Chinese tech giant ZTE from doing business with US companies forcing the firm to halt major operations. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-448258782018-07-14
But the US Commerce Department defended the governments position saying the settlement represents the toughest penalty and strictest compliance regime the Department has ever imposed in such a case. NegativeChinese tech giant ZTE has signed an agreement with the US clearing the way for it to resume business in the country. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-448031562018-07-12
Once ZTE makes a security deposit an order to lift the ban will be issued the US Commerce Department said. NegativeChinese tech giant ZTE has signed an agreement with the US clearing the way for it to resume business in the country. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-448031562018-07-12
In April the Commerce Department found that the Chinese stateowned technology giant ZTE had violated trade bans with North Korea and Iran. NegativeThe Trump administration has said it does not want one of the worlds biggest phone carriers China Mobile to provide telecom services within the US citing national security concerns. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-446927522018-07-03
He said Thursday that the Commerce Department hopes to complete the investigation by the end of July or August NegativeShares in European carmakers took a hit on Friday after US President Donald Trump redoubled his threats of tariffs against their cars. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-445824812018-06-23
Mr Trump launched the investigation last month ordering the Commerce Department to determine if car imports are a risk to national security NegativeShares in European carmakers took a hit on Friday after US President Donald Trump redoubled his threats of tariffs against their cars. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-445824812018-06-23
In April the US Commerce Department found ZTE had violated trade bans with North Korea and Iran. NegativeShares in Chinese technology company ZTE plummeted in Hong Kong as trading in the firm resumed after a twomonth suspension http://www.bbc.com//news/business-444639762018-06-13
The Commerce Department also said the new US tax cut which reduced the corporate rate from to was having an effect. NegativeThe US economy grew at an annual rate of 2 http://www.bbc.com//news/business-443069362018-05-30
in the first quarter of 2018 the Commerce Department said on Friday NeutralUS economic growth slowed to an annualised rate of 2 http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439251222018-04-28
Hundreds of firms have asked the Commerce Department for exemptions from the US steel and aluminium tariffs including Wisconsinbased Seneca Foods Corp. NegativeThe USChina trade dispute is starting to have consequences. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-437317982018-04-14
That reflected payments made to broadcast the 2018 Olympic Games the Commerce Department said. PositiveAmericas trade deficit widened in February as its international trade hit a monthly record. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-436598502018-04-05
The Commerce Department report found that imports were harming the domestic steel and aluminium industries and could affect the defence industry the Washington Post reported NegativeThe main trading partners of the US have reacted angrily after President Donald Trump announced plans to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-432513202018-03-02
In 2016 imports of aluminium foil from China were valued at an estimated according to the Commerce Department NegativeThe US says it will slap tougher tariffs on Chinese aluminium alloy after an investigation into the trade. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-432219142018-02-28
In April last year the Commerce Department launched a separate investigation into steel and aluminium imports on national security grounds NegativeThe US says it will slap tougher tariffs on Chinese aluminium alloy after an investigation into the trade. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-432219142018-02-28
The Commerce Department said the metal was being sold below cost or with government subsidies making it impossible for US producers to compete NegativeThe US says it will slap tougher tariffs on Chinese aluminium alloy after an investigation into the trade. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-432219142018-02-28
They ruled that there was no injury to US manufacturers effectively forcing the US Commerce Department to reverse course on retaliatory countermeasures designed to protect Boeing NegativeA Canadian aerospace firm which faced damaging import tariffs on one of its jets has won a trade dispute in the United States.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-428259162018-01-26
in the last three months of 2017 the Commerce Department said on Friday NeutralUS economic growth slowed unexpectedly to an annualised rate of 2http://www.bbc.com//news/business-428316582018-01-26
The US Commerce Department launched more than 80 antidumping and countervailing duty investigations last year a increase from 2016 NegativeCanada has filed an expansive complaint with the World Trade Organization accusing the US of breaking international trade rules.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426394592018-01-10
This week the Commerce Department announced results in other investigations including one against Canadian newsprint producers NegativeCanada has filed an expansive complaint with the World Trade Organization accusing the US of breaking international trade rules.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426394592018-01-10
On Wednesday Bombardier said the Commerce Department had not taken into account plan to build a facility in the US as part of a planned partnership with Airbus NegativeThe US has ruled that Canada's Bombardier received government subsidies and sold CSeries jets below cost in the US a step likely to lead to steep tariffs.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-424345372017-12-21
The Commerce Department said it will collect the duties from the importer if the US commission finds against Bombardier NeutralThe US has ruled that Canada's Bombardier received government subsidies and sold CSeries jets below cost in the US a step likely to lead to steep tariffs.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-424345372017-12-21
The US Commerce Department investigated the aerospace US sales after a petition from rival American company Boeing NegativeThe US has ruled that Canada's Bombardier received government subsidies and sold CSeries jets below cost in the US a step likely to lead to steep tariffs.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-424345372017-12-21
Unfortunately the Commerce Department decision is divorced from this reality and ignores longstanding business practices in the aerospace industry including launch pricing and the financing of multibillion dollar aircraft programs NegativeThe US has ruled that Canada's Bombardier received government subsidies and sold CSeries jets below cost in the US a step likely to lead to steep tariffs.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-424345372017-12-21
The US company won the first round of the fight in October when the US Commerce Department ordered that tariffs of up to should be imposed on the CSeries PositiveBoeing and Bombardier traded verbal blows on Monday over claims by the US planemaker that the Canadian company receives massive subsidies.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-424066322017-12-19
After graduating from Washington historically black Howard University she worked for VicePresident Al Gore before joining President Bill personnel office then the US Commerce Department NegativeOmarosa Manigault Newman one of US President Donald Trump's most vocal black supporters is to quit.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-423435072017-12-13
But this summer the Commerce Department said it would postpone a final decision in the investigation in hopes of reaching a negotiated solution NegativeThe US is set to maintain tariffs on certain Canadian lumber imports after its trade commission found US industry was materially harmed by the goods.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-422722542017-12-08
The 40 decision comes after the US Commerce Department failed to reach an agreement in the longrunning trade dispute last month NegativeThe US is set to maintain tariffs on certain Canadian lumber imports after its trade commission found US industry was materially harmed by the goods.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-422722542017-12-08
The tariffs outlined by the Commerce Department in November would add duties that range from about depending on the company which is lower than an earlier proposal NegativeThe US is set to maintain tariffs on certain Canadian lumber imports after its trade commission found US industry was materially harmed by the goods.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-422722542017-12-08










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Commerce Department297 million units Commerce Department reported Tuesday 297 million units the Commerce Department reported TuesdayNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/20/c_136838437.htm2017-12-20
On economic front U.S. privatelyowned housing starts in November were at seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 million units Commerce Department reported Tuesday. On the economic front U.S. privatelyowned housing starts in November were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 million units the Commerce Department reported Tuesday.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/20/c_136838437.htm2017-12-20
Commerce Department297 million units beating market consensus Commerce Department reported Tuesday 297 million units beating market consensus the Commerce Department reported TuesdayNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/20/c_136838420.htm2017-12-20
On economic front U.S. privatelyowned housing starts in November were at seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 million units beating market consensus Commerce Department reported Tuesday. On the economic front U.S. privatelyowned housing starts in November were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 million units beating market consensus the Commerce Department reported Tuesday.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/20/c_136838420.htm2017-12-20
comments came after U.S. Commerce Department last week launched antidumping The comments came after the U.S. Commerce Department last week launched antidumping and antisubsidy duty investigations into Chinese aluminum productsNeutralby Liu Liwei Bruce Westbrookhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805567.htm2017-12-06
comments came after U.S. Commerce Department last week launched antidumping The comments came after the U.S. Commerce Department last week launched antidumping and antisubsidy duty investigations into Chinese aluminum products.Neutralby Liu Liwei Bruce Westbrookhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805567.htm2017-12-06
U.S. Commerce DepartmentU.S. Commerce Department launched antidumping The U.S. Commerce Department recently launched antidumping and countervailing duty investigations into Chinese common alloy aluminum sheets without a request from a U.S. company or industryNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/04/c_136798862.htm2017-12-04
U.S. Commerce DepartmentU.S. Commerce Department launched antidumping The U.S. Commerce Department recently launched antidumping and countervailing duty investigations into Chinese common alloy aluminum sheets without a request from a U.S. company or industry.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/04/c_136798862.htm2017-12-04
4 percent in October Commerce Department said Thursday 4 percent in October the Commerce Department said ThursdayNeutralNEW YORK Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/03/c_136796030.htm2017-12-03
incomeU.S. personal income increased 65.1 billion U.S. dollars U.S. personal income increased 65.1 billion U.S. dollars or 0.4 percent in October the Commerce Department said Thursday.NeutralNEW YORK Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/03/c_136796030.htm2017-12-03
goods28 U.S. goods trade deficit widened in October 28 U.S. goods trade deficit widened in October which could drag economic growth in the fourth quarter of the year the Commerce Department said on TuesdayNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/29/c_136786084.htm2017-11-29
WASHINGTON Nov. 28 U.S. goods trade deficit widened in October which could drag economic growth in the fourth quarter of the year the Commerce Department said on Tuesday.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/29/c_136786084.htm2017-11-29
6 million U.S. dollars according to the Commerce DepartmentNeutralA final decision on whether to impose punitive duties on Chinese aluminum products is still months away as selfinitiated investigations would follow the same processes that normal trade cases do.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/29/c_136787715.htm2017-11-29
In 2016 imports of common alloy sheet from China were estimated at 603.6 million U.S. dollars according to Commerce Department. In 2016 imports of common alloy sheet from China were estimated at 603.6 million U.S. dollars according to the Commerce Department.NeutralA final decision on whether to impose punitive duties on Chinese aluminum products is still months away as selfinitiated investigations would follow the same processes that normal trade cases do.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/29/c_136787715.htm2017-11-29
U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday launched antidumping The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday launched antidumping and antisubsidy investigations into Chinese general aluminum alloy sheets in a rare selfinitiated tacticNeutralChina is strongly discontent with the trade protectionism tendency shown in the U.S. move an MOC statement quoted ministry official Wang Hejun as sayinghttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/29/c_136788201.htm2017-11-29
U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday launched antidumping The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday launched antidumping and antisubsidy investigations into Chinese general aluminum alloy sheets in a rare selfinitiated tactic.NeutralChina is strongly discontent with the trade protectionism tendency shown in the U.S. move an MOC statement quoted ministry official Wang Hejun as sayinghttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/29/c_136788201.htm2017-11-29