Beyond the direct impacts, changes in trade policy and retaliatory measures are surely a source of much uncertainty for many businesses.
The National Retail Federation (NRF) is reviving Ben Stein’s character from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off to argue against trade tarrifs.
Since going public on the NYSE in 2014, one of Alibaba’s priorities has been on helping American small businesses export their products and services to China.
Major business and agriculture trade groups continue opposition to tariffs.
Major Retail Chains and Associations Tell White House That Tariffs Will Hurt American Families | 2018
U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum could lead to widespread tariffs on consumer goods, like electronics, apparel, footwear, and home goods.
Previously, Alibaba’s U.S. strategy has focused on trade partnerships with large U.S. enterprises and brands.