IFB 'deeply concerned' about Chinese retaliation
The United States increased tariffs to 25 percent on $200 billion worth of Chinese products Friday. The Chinese vowed to retaliate.
Published May 13, 2019
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IFB leadership comments on study illustrating tariff effects
Study shows tariff effects 'ripple through the economy.' Most U.S. sectors stand to lose thousands of jobs, including agriculture. Report projects 85,000 lost jobs in Illinois alone.
Published February 13, 2019
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