Trump Tried to Protect Qualcomm. Now His Trade War May Be Hurting It.

Qualcomm’s chief executive, Steve Mollenkopf, needs Beijing’s regulatory approval to buy another chip maker, NXP. But a prolonged deal review by China is widely seen as retaliation for U.S. tariffs.

Tariffs Imperil a Hometown Business in South Carolina: BMW

The automaker became the No. 1 exporter of American-made cars, transforming Spartanburg. Now it is weighing the impact of an escalation of the trade fight.

U.S. Opens Inquiry Into Uranium Imports in Sign That Trade War Is Spreading

The Trump administration cited national security concerns in announcing that it was starting an investigation into imported uranium ore, a key ingredient in America’s nuclear arsenal.

Europe and Asia Move to Bolster Global Systems That Trump Has Attacked

Sometimes working with unlikely partners, they have undertaken a flurry of efforts to preserve a rules-based order on trade and security that the United States once championed.