Trucking giant JB Hunt says American businesses are front-running the planned escalation in Trump’s trade war
|01/18/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- The US said duties on Chinese goods would more than double in March if a trade deal isn’t reached.
- Companies appear to be rushing shipments ahead of that deadline, according to JB Hunt.
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As the US and China attempt to reach a trade deal ahead planned tariff-rate increases, trucking giant JB Hunt said customers are trying to rush shipments.
Steamship companies said their boats and reservations have been fuller this January than a year earlier, according to the company.
“With regards to the tariff, March 1, the potential tariff, I do think it could be similar read more >>>