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US trade relations at a low, as China set for new tariffs and amid fears Trump will leave NAFTA

Patti Domm

U.S. trade relations with its partners appear to be hitting rock bottom, ahead of possible new tariffs on China and continued worries that Trump will withdraw from NAFTA. If Trump attempts to withdraw from NAFTA, there could be a long, bitter legal battle claiming he does not have the authority to end the trade deal, which Congress put into law. U.S. trade relations appear to be hitting rock bottom ahead of potential new tariffs on China Friday and amid continuing worries that President Donald Trump will shred the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico.