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Market Outlook: Trump lends farmers US $12 billion

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Ahead of today’s meeting in Washington with EU Commission President Jean-Claude Junker, yesterday President Trump Tweeted: ‘’I have an idea for them [EU].  Both the US and EU drop all Tariffs, Barriers and Subsidies!  That would finally be called Free Market and Fair Trade!  Hope they do it, we are ready – but they won’t!’’ – later adding ‘’Tariffs are the greatest!’’.  He simultaneously announced emergency aid cash payments to soybean and pig farmers hit by China’s import duties.   

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