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Pennsylvania hardwood industry feeling the effects of trade war with China

“It will affect us....We’ve dropped some employees, we’re changing how we’re doing things. But hopefully, we can survive.”
By Anne Danahy/WPSU


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Pennsylvania’s hardwoods industry stands to lose in trade disputes

The commonwealth’s hardwoods industry stands to lose out in international trade disputes.

By Rachel McDevitt

Trump officials tout steel revitalization, but in Pennsylvania the picture is mixed

Mike Kamnikar, president of North American Forgemasters, said the administration did not include tariff protection for the products made in New Castle. That, he said, has made it difficult to compete with foreign producers.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA

Some Pennsylvania businesses say trade tariffs have a significant impact

The interest group Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, which campaigns against tariffs on American companies, estimates that Pennsylvania taxpayers have paid $981 million so far in additional tariffs.

By Katie Blackley/WESA

Amid Trump’s trade war, Pa. farmers fight to survive in an uncertain market

In the midst of the second harvest under the trade war, Keystone Crossroads spoke to several Pennsylvania farmers about how the policy affects them and what it takes to survive in an unstable and uncertain market.

By Emily Pontecorvo/WHYY
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