Hart: Chinese tariffs threat "a big deal"

June 6, 2018

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, associate professor, was interviewed by Donnelle Eller, for the June 4th Des Moines Register story "Low prices, trade disputes sow fears of '80s-style farm crisis."

The threat of Chinese tariffs on soybeans is "a big deal," said Chad Hart, an Iowa State University economist.

"They can have a big impact," he said. "It would filter down to producers quite quickly. It doesn't shut that market down," but it does "slow it down."

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