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Dollar rises amid uncertainty over developments of trade talks

2019-05-06 11:45 am | Resource: News | No Views : 136

 Dollar rises amid uncertainty over developments of trade talks

The US dollar rose as the yuan fell against the dollar on Monday amid uncertainty surrounding the future of trade negotiations between the world's two largest economies following US President George W. Bush's remarks.

Over the weekend, Trump threatened to raise tariffs on Chinese goods worth $ 200 billion from 10% to 25%. At the same time, Beijing has insisted on its willingness to continue trade talks with Washington despite the US president's comments, noting that Trump has already made similar threats in the past.

Trump: The United States stops losing 500 billion dollars a year on China's trade

 The United States will not lose hundreds of billions of dollars a year on trade after it announced plans to impose new tariffs on Chinese imports, US President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Monday.

"For many years, the United States has lost between $ 600 billion and $ 800 billion in trade, with China losing $ 500 billion ... Sorry, we will not do that anymore!" Said Trump. .

German companies worried about the US-China trade war

Dr Erik Schweitzer, president of the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said his country's economy could have a negative impact on the deterioration of trade relations between the United States and China.

"It will not be good at all" for German companies, said the head of the lobby group. On Sunday, US President Donald Trump announced that Washington would increase the tariff on Chinese goods by $ 200 billion from the current 10% to 25%, starting on Friday. China said it is still ready to continue trade negotiations with the United States.

The rise of the dollar and the yuan falls amid uncertainty over the development of trade talks

The Chinese currency has come under pressure from Donald Trump's threat to increase tariffs on Chinese imports, estimated at $ 200 billion to 25 percent this week, as talks resume in preparation for a trade deal by the end of the week.
  • The yuan fell 0.4 percent against the dollar after hitting 6.8206 yuan earlier in the day, the lowest level since early January.
  • The dollar index, which tracks the performance of the greenback versus a number of major currencies, rose 0.08% to 97.54.
  • The euro fell very slightly against the dollar as the EURUSD traded at 1.1199.
  • GBP / USD fell 0.55% to trade at $ 1.31009.
  • The dollar fell against the yen, which represents a safe haven to settle at 110.79.
  • The greenback rose against the Canadian currency at 1.34717.

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