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Photo: daniel acker/Reuters Soybeans The trade fight is exacting a heavy toll on U.S. soybean farmers.
In response, China put tariffs on soybeans, corn, pork and poultry, major agriculture commodities in Indiana.
When the first round of tariffs were imposed by the US on Friday, the New York Times reported that global stock markets were largely unaffected, but American farmers and smaller US manufacturers, like soybean farmers, suffered.
Some sectors thrive with government help, others struggle as foreign governments target them – such as soybean farmers in counties that largely voted for Trump, as Data Download recently explained.
Consider American soybean farmers, who send about 60 percent of their exports to China.
Trump supporters, such as soybean farmers, which could help Democrats take control of the House in November.
The breakdown arrays the soybean farmer’s best options.
The country’s tariffs on $34 billion in goods announced on June 15 targeted industries in politically sensitive places: soybean farmers in Iowa, U.S. automakers in the Rust Belt and orange juice in Florida.
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: the bean of an Asian plant that contains a large amount of protein and that is used as a food
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