World May 08

FILE PHOTO: Soybeans are sorted according to their weight and density on a gravity sorter machine in Fargo, North Dakota, U.S., December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Dan Koeck/File Photo - RC1158D124A0
Facing threat of tariffs, China buyers cancel orders for U.S. soybeans

With the threat of tariffs and counter-tariffs between Washington and Beijing looming, Chinese buyers are canceling orders for U.S. soybeans, a trend that could deal a blow to American farmers if it continues. Farmers in China are being encouraged to…