Frosty: Is it in yo brain that GM builds cars in C... (
You are not only dumb, you refuse to look at the real life events that produced the current situation..
Steel dumping by China was addresses by President Obama, who put carefully constructed tariffs on specific China products and returned Minnesota miner to work in 2016..
One reason why the iron range voted for my Dem, why Duluth voted for my Dem, why the entire Arrowhead voted for my Dem, and why all the northern counties voted for my Dem..
Only the southern counties voted for the evil hockey hero the Republicans dragged out of the shed.. they are not even true north country people..https://qz.com/938648/if-us-trade-with-china-is-so-unfair-why-is-gm-the-best-selling-car-there/
If US trade with China is so unfair, why is GM the best-selling car there?
This isn’t exactly anyone’s definition of “fair” trade, but there is a logic to the situation. The system came into play in 2001, after China joined the World Trade Organization. At the time, Chinese industry was much further behind America’s. The idea was that future rounds of WTO negotiations would lower China’s trade barriers further, but global trade talks have stagnated completely.
Ironically enough, therefore, this “unfair” situation for America is a product of globalization’s stumbles, not the unyielding march forward that the Trump administration portrays it as. And any attempts to convince China to drop its protections will now be coming from the most protectionist American administration in recent memory.
and yes you are correct, cars are only a very small part of the trade agreement.. the far larger pain is on the farmers, commodities produced in our nation.. now no longer sold to China due to the
Tariffs the orange numb skull put in place with no talks or discussion before doing so..