Donald Trump's tariff push squeezes US businesses and consumers

Money Control | May 07, 2019

The first time President Donald Trump threatened tariffs on the luggage that Tiffany Williams imports for her Texas store, she stockpiled high-end suitcases and other products ahead of the deadline to protect profits. This time, she may not have that option. Trump on May 5 vowed to lift tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports to 25 percent from 10 percent by the end of this week if no trade pact is sealed between the world's two largest economies. Williams sources about 85 percent of the products for her business, Luggage Shop of Lubbock, from China, and she bought heavily before Trump's first round of 10 percent hit last fall.

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Government is having a larger impact than ever on the enterprise. We recently sat down with Chris Lu, former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor and current FiscalNote advisor, to discuss this shift, and what companies can do to be more successful in this new environment. As part of FiscalNote’s Executive Series, we put together this Q+A to discuss what to expect in 2018 and beyond at both the C-Suite and senior leadership level within organizations.

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Government is having a larger impact than ever on the enterprise. We recently sat down with Chris Lu, former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor and current FiscalNote advisor, to discuss this shift, and what companies can do to be more successful in this new environment. As part of FiscalNote’s Executive Series, we put together this Q+A to discuss what to expect in 2018 and beyond at both the C-Suite and senior leadership level within organizations.

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